William Martin Christensen founded the company Christensen s.r.l. in 1989. The company main activity was at that time, representing Scandinavian engineering firms providing machinery and supplies for fish processing industry on board and on shore.
In 1992 company was awarded by H.R.H Prince Henrik of Denmark with the "Dansk Arbejde".
We implemented several changes in the fishing methods and fish processing in Argentina, as being the firsts to use slurry ice on board of factory trawlers, automation of shrimp processing on board of freezer trawlers, develop the bottom long line fishery for Toothfish just to name some. Engineering consulting jobs where also done abroad including Uruguay, Brazil, Canada, Chile, Falklands Islands, USA and Norway.
Presently we represent O.Mustad & soen A.S., TRIO food processing machinery, Marel-Scanvaegt International A.S., KM Fish Machinery, Geoeye -Seastar (oceanographic satellite information for fishing boats), Beck Pack Systems, Machinefabriek Amersfoort b.V. to name some.
EU and Côte d'Ivoire renew fishing agreement European Union
The negotiations held in Abidjan have allowed the European Union and Côte d'Ivoire to agree on a new fisheries partnership protocol that gives access to Ivory Coast waters to 36 EU vessels.
Private equity fund acquires Morenot majority stake Norway
FSN Capital V has acquired a majority stake in Norway based Mørenot Holding II, a world leading supplier of equipment and services to the world’s fishery- and aquaculture industries as well as marine seismic.