Marel Food Systems acquired Carnitech A/S in 1997. Carnitech was founded in Jutland, Denmark, in 1981 by six enterprising young men.
Carnitech had established itself as a leader in equipping large shrimp trawlers with on-board processing equipment and eventually became a leading international supplier of food processing equipment and systems.
In the salmon processing industry, Carnitech Salmon is a global leader, with the acquisition of CP Food Machinery A/S in 2002 and GEBA in 2004.
Snow crab fishery closes to protect right whales Canada
Fisheries and Oceans Canada decided the closure of snow crab season in the Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence with the aim of protecting North Atlantic right whales from risks posed by the crustacean fishing gear in the area.
SAMS leads global project to ensure seaweed sustainability Worldwide
Scientists from seven international research institutes are to develop a project intended to provide solutions and training in seaweed disease prevention and identification to aid the sustainable growth of this vital industry in developing countries.