Norwegian crane specialist Motus Technology to deliver full range of deck and handling equipment to new Crab Catcher Fishing Vessel for JSC Articservice.


( 25.01.2018 )

“We in Motus Technology are proud to announce that we have signed a contract with Tersan Shipyard in Turkey for delivery of a full range of deck and handling equipment to a new Crab Catching Vessel for Russian Owner JSC ArticService who is one of the leading fishing companies in Russia. The Vessel is Designed by Skipsteknisk AS and will be built and arranged for launch and recovery of crab pots of various sizes and shall be able to perform crab catching between 20 and 400-meter water depths said Ole Kristian Varhaugvik, VP Sales at Motus Technology.”

We have been working very closely together for a long time with both the vessel owner JSC Articservice and Skipsteknisk AS to optimize the technical solutions and we are very delighted to see our joint efforts pay off.

By use Motus Technology own senior personnel with years of extensive operational experience from various fisheries on the Russian fishing grounds in additional to detailed product knowledge we have for this project a technical and operational solutions that is defined as “state of the art” on this type of crab catcher fishing vessels.

The complete deck and handling equipment will be delivered in 2019 and installed and tested on the vessel in Turkey with Motus Technology own experienced service personnel.

In addition to the contract for crab catching vessel Motus Technology have also during the last months secured several contracts for delivery of deck and handling equipment to new build vessel under construction in Russia.