2909, 2022

New Project – Net Zero Fishing Vessels

By |3:10 pm|Categories: News|

FIS are pleased to announce a new project in partnership with Macduff Ship Design, who will be developing concepts for net zero fishing vessels. This project has been developed in response to a need identified by experts at the FIS Vessels of the Future workshop held in April 2022, and a

809, 2022

Recent satellite innovations and opportunities for Scottish fishing

By |2:52 pm|Categories: News|

Last year, FIS asked Scottish tech experts Space Intelligence to explore how satellites could support the Scottish seafood sector (check out full details about the project here). As satellite technology is continually improving, Space Intelligence have reviewed new research and innovations from the last year, and published an additional report

2608, 2022

Low Carbon Vessels – A Knowledge Exchange Trip to Norway

By |1:29 pm|Categories: Blog|

Following on from the FIS Vessels of the Future workshop earlier this year, FIS and the Fishmongers’ Company’s Fisheries Charitable Trust invited James Duthie Jr, a skipper and naval architect from Fraserburgh, to participate in a knowledge exchange with Norway. James travelled to Norway to see innovations in reducing vessel

2704, 2022

FIS hosts a workshop to discuss vessels of the future

By |3:27 pm|Categories: News|

In April, FIS was delighted to host a ‘Vessels of the Future’ workshop in Glasgow, where we explored energy efficiency measures that could transform how Scottish fishing vessels operate in years to come. More than 40 participants from Scotland, the rest of the UK and as far afield as Norway