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Small stern trawler
Small stern trawler
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Characteristics
Deck TypeDecked vesselsOverviewIn the wet-fish trawler the fish is kept in the hold in the fresh/"wet" condition. These vessels therefore operate usually in areas not too far distant from the landing place. For quality reasons the fishing time of such vessels is limitedVessel ClassLength12-24 m  (LOA) PowerallTonnageall  (GRT in register tons) Additional informationThis type of vessel consists usually of small and some medium sized trawlers.Deck ArrangementThis vessel type has the general characteristics mentioned for Trawlers Catch Handling and Processing EquipmentWet-fishEquipmentDeck EquipmentThese vessels are fitted with trawl winches and equipment necessary to haul the net on board and lift the cod-end over the deck.Fish Detection EquipmentTypical fish detection equipment of trawlers consists usually of a sonar and an echosounder.Fishing Gear Trawl nets.Catch Handling and Processing EquipmentThe fish is stored in boxes covered with ice or stored with ice in the fish hold.
 
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