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Faroe Islands keep ranking on Paris MoU White List

In the recently published Paris MoU Flag State Performance List for 2020, the Faroe Islands keep their ranking as No. 31 on the list. To our delight, we can ascertain that our Excess Factor has improved from -0,57 to -0,87. Also, the number of detentions has decreased from seven during 2017-2019 to five during 2018-2020.…
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Today, we have registered the Tug Svitzer Bjorn into FAS. The vessel Was built in Japan in 1991 and the tug is one of many tugs of owning company P/F Svitzer Faroe Islands.We welcome Svitzer Bjørn into the FAS fleet.
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New vessel in FAS: Hav Alda

The vessel HAV ALDA is now registered in FAS. The general cargo vessel was built in the Netherlands in 2000 and is 2301 GT. Hav Alda is owned by Faroese Navigare Shipping and will transport fish feed beetween the Faroe Islands and Scotland. We welcome Hav Alda into the FAS fleet.
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New vessel in FAS: Bakkanes

Today, ex Viking Athene was registered in FAS as BAKKANES. The owner, Bakkafrost Farming, has purchased the vessel to serve as a salmon farming vessel alongside sister vessel MARTIN in its operations in Scotland. Bakkanes is 241 feet long, 54 feet wide and 2466 GT.
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