Tróndur í Gøtu (2010 ship)

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Tróndur í Gøtu
History
Name: Tróndur í Gøtu
Owner: Varðin
Operator: Varðin
Port of registry: Gøta,  Faroe Islands
Builder: Karstensens Skibsværft A/S, Skagen, Denmark
Cost: 260 million Danish kroner[1]
Identification:
Status: Fishing pelagic fish
General characteristics
Tonnage: 3,524 GT
Length: 81 m (265 ft 9 in)
Draught: 7.20 m (23 ft 7 in)
Installed power:
  • Wärtsila 12V32, 6.000 KW
  • Light engine:
  • 1) Wärtsila 6L20, 1.110 KW
  • 2) Wärtsila 8L20, 1.450 KW
  • 3) Wärtsila 300HS, 300 KW

Tróndur í Gøtu is a Faroese a fishing trawler and purse seiner. It belongs to the Faroese company called Varðin, based in Syðrugøta. Tróndur í Gøtu is active in the pelagic fishing industry and fishes mainly mackerel, herring, capelin and blue whiting in the sea around the Faroe Islands and else where, depending on where the Faroe Islands gets fishing quotas. The ship was built in 2010 on Karstensens Skibsværft A/S in Skagen, Denmark. Tróndur í Gøtu lands most of its catches to the pelagic fish factory Varðin Pelagic in Tvøroyri[3] and to Havsbrún in Fuglafjørður.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Um felagið - Uppisjóvarfiskiskapur er okkara vinna" (in Faroese). Vardin.fo. Retrieved 12 September 2015.
  2. ^ "Tróndur í Gøtu". Retrieved 11 September 2015.
  3. ^ "Gongd komin á aftur Varðan Pelagic" (in Faroese). Sudurras.fo. 24 August 2015. Retrieved 12 September 2015.
  4. ^ Jóanis, Nielsen (1 August 2015). "Tróndur í Gøtu landar svartkjaft til Havsbrún" (in Faroese). jn.fo. Retrieved 12 September 2015.