MV Nereus is a 19.00m twin-rig freezer prawn trawler. Designed by Macduff Ship Design Limited the vessel was originally meant to be built in Portugal but when the contract failed and the yard closed it was bought by Macduff Shipyards who have now completed the vessel for skipper Terry Skipper.
Built for skipper Adam Tait who operates through Westward Fishing Company, the ‘Jacqueline Anne’ is the first of three twin rig trawlers which share a new hull form designed to maximise fuel efficiency. After completing successful sea trials the vessel has been officially handed over and is now fishing successfull with the initial trips proving […]
Built for John Mcloughin & Sons (Shipping) Limited, this vessel is a 16m tug boat built to the same model as yard 648. Designed by Macduff Ship Design Limited, the vessel is fitted with two 800hp main engines rated at 1800rpm. During trials this vessel displayed a increased bollard pull of 24.5t up from 23t […]
The vessel has been built by Macduff Shipyards Limited for Inverlussa Marine Services, who are based on the Isle of Mull.
The new vessel “Crystal Dawn” CN20 has been built to the order of Islay Crab Exports Limited, headed by James Monaghan, and the design was developed in close co-operation with Macduff Ship Design Limited who produced the steel kit drawings and Stability Data.
The construction of “Victoria May” PD267 started as a repeat of “Golden Sceptre” PD50, but the owner decided to fit equipment for freezing prawns at sea and at the same time stretch the vessel to accommodate a more efficient layout for freezer storage. The vessel was built to the order of William and Lynne McLeman […]