BFT Season 2022 – Movements – 21 to 26.05.2022

May is here and Blue Fin Tuna (BFT) Season is here with interesting Turkish fishing vessels coming to tow tuna cages from various spots that belong to Licensed Tuna Farms – Saturday 21st May, 2022. 1453 hrs – 1993 built TUR flag purse seiner SUAYIP KETENCI with fishing matricola 34A 4901 entered Grand Harbour coming from […]

Fishing – Italian stern trawler GISTERODA

One of the Italian steel hull stern trawlers that had been working for Maltese Tuna Ranches Operators during the Blue Fin Tuna (BFT) Season is the GISTERODA. She was built in 2001 in Italy by Cantiere Navale Di Ortona at Ortona as ERICA trading until 2009; PIETRO PADRE until 2011 and ENZA D until 2013. […]

YACHTING – CONVERSION OF SAN GENNARO  In 1964 a 29 meter Benetti tugboat named as SAN GENNARO was built and during 2005 a conversion started at Ortona Navi Shipyard for the conversion of a tug into a luxury yacht. The project of Lenci Marine has foreseen the total renewal of the superstructures that have been […]