Built in 1969, crew of approximately 24, including 3 apprentices. Mainly produces headed and gutted whitefish, round Silver Smelt, J-cutted redfish, and prawn. All fresh frozen onboard.
Nordstar is the first oceangoing fishing vessel which takes care of all the by-products from the production, such as heads and gut. This is done by making the by-products into silage.
The vessel is rigged for single-and double rigged bottom trawl, pelagic trawl and semi-pelagic trawl.
Reconstruction at Nye Kleven Verft, Ulsteinvik, was comleted in 2020.
More information to come.
Hull built in 1995, the rest of the ship new in 2015. Equipped for a crew of 4 under normal fishing, and up till 12 for trips lasting under 24 hours. Factory onboard made for producing fresh whitefish, in addition to raw and cooked prawn. All stored fresh on ice.