Electrofishing News

  • H.C. Duke & Son Appoints Dorian Drake International As Electro Freeze Export Sales Representative

    H.C. Duke & Son, Inc. has appointed Dorian Drake International, Inc. as its exclusive export sales representative for the Electro Freeze brand of soft-serve equipment in the Middle East, Australia and New Zealand and most European, African and Asian markets. Dorian Drake will manage all export functions in its territory for the Electro Freeze brand of soft-serve ice cream freezers, with ...


    By Dorian Drake International

  • Artificial fish habitats along Somali coast to benefit coastal communities

    FAO, working with the European Union, has just completed the deployment of 25 "fish magnets" along Somalia's 3,300-km coastline, a move that will boost the nation's small-scale artisanal fisheries. The Fish-Aggregating Devices (FADs) consist of a floating buoy and "habitat mat" a few metres across. Plant life quickly grows under the mat, attracting large numbers of fish -- in essence creating new ...

  • In-Situ Wins Supplier Partner Award

    In-Situ has been an excellent partner and a consistent performer over the last few years, and again in 2014, delivering 170% growth over the prior year. In-Situ was exceptional in adding an additional shift to expand its manufacturing in order to ensure customers received a short delivery time. This enabled us to effectively support a large, high revenue mining project. They consistently visited ...


    By In-Situ, Inc.

  • Philippine fishers and fish farmers facing immense damage to sector

    Philippine fishers face immense damage to the fisheries and aquaculture sectors in regions affected by Typhoon Haiyan, the UN Food and Agriculture Organization said today, calling for prompt and sustainable actions to help rebuild livelihoods. “Even though we still only have a partial picture, it is clear that the damage caused to the fisheries sector is immense and spans the entire value ...

  • MSC launches new film to engage developing world fisheries

    The MSC has launched its new film Our Fisheries, Our Future: Sustainable Fishing in the Developing World. This is the latest initiative support the positive transformation of seafood resources management in Africa, Latin America, the Caribbean and Asia. With around half ...

  • Polish cod fishers break new ground with MSC

    The Eastern Baltic cod fishery has become the first fishery from Poland to enter into assessment against the MSC standard for well-managed and sustainable fisheries.  If successful, the fishery will be eligible to show the blue MSC ecolabel on its cod catch from ...

  • Small-scale Swedish freshwater fishery gains international recognition through MSC

    The Swedish small-scale pike-perch fishery has been successfully re-assessed against the MSC environmental standard, and can once again be sold to key European fresh fish markets with the blue ecolabel. Overcoming challenges The fishery was the world’s first freshwater fishery and the first Swedish fishery to become MSC certified in 2006. The 30 fishermen working on ...

  • Gaps in traps make for sustainable fisheries

    Fitting traditional fish traps with 'escape gaps' dramatically reduces the catch of non-target fish while maintaining fishers' incomes, according to research in Kenya. Key to protecting fisheries is increasing sustainability without sacrificing the size of fishers' catches, Emmanuel Mbaru a researcher with the ...


    By SciDev.Net

  • Turning the tide on falling fish stocks

    Investing around US$8 billion a year in rebuilding and greening the world"s fisheries could raise catches to 112 million tonnes annually while triggering benefits to industry, consumers and the global economy totalling US$1.7 trillion over the next 40 years.  These are among the findings of a new, landmark report being compiled by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Hako Sherpa S Series: electro transporters and electro tow tractors for tough everyday logistics

    The new electro transporters and electro tow tractors of the Hako Sherpa S range have been especially designed for logistics tasks – even under heavy duty application conditions. Powerful drive motors with three phase current technology, a particularly robust chassis combined with a comfortable workplace offer all prerequisites for a long life and economical usage. In the S Series there are ...


    By Hako GmbH

  • New Hako-Sherpa M model range from Hako-Werke GmbH

    The whole Hako range encompasses 6 programme areas: apart from machines for industrial and contract cleaning, City cleaning, grounds care and maintenance, compact tool carriers and transporters, system solutions for transport logistics complete the range of products on offer.Presentation of Innovations at the CeMAT 2008During the CeMAT 2008 the company will be introducing new electro transporters ...


    By Hako GmbH

  • Fisher Scientific receives Green Apple award

    Fisher Scientific, part of Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., today announced that it has been awarded the prestigious Green Apple Gold Award for Environmental Best Practice on behalf of the company’s laboratory chemical bottle collection, wash and recycling facility.Fisher Scientific collects bottles and associated packaging directly from customers after use. Each bottle is then washed, dried and ...


    By Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Electrofishing commences in Denmark and Lithuania...

    One of the key tools available to fisheries management is that of electrofishing. The main purposes for electrofishing are stock assessment, sampling/health surveys, tagging, catching spawners, or eliminating invasive species. Guide Syndicate will commence electrofishing for sea run brown trout (salmo trutta), in north Jutland, Denmark through July as a means of stock assessment and catching ...


  • Thermo Fisher Scientific Announces Partnership with Megaware to Deliver New Bioequivalence Solution for Pharmaceutical and Contract Research Organizations

    PHILADELPHIA, Penn. – Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, announces a new strategic partnership with Megaware, a life science technology organization, to deliver a new bioanalysis/equivalence solution and joint support services for pharmaceutical, biotech and Contract Research Organizations (CROs). Under the terms of the collaboration, Thermo Fisher and Megaware ...

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