Huge trip for Geir M-123-A, first trip of the year
In Norway there is a company name H.P.Holmeset and this company has had total of 8 boats all that have the
same name . Geir. This name Geir has been in this family business H.P.Holmeset for over 100 year.
In The eyar 2010 the company got the boat number 7 that had the name Geir. and that boat was autoline boat
that was 51,3 meters long and 12,4 meters wide.
Had total of 2413 bhp engine om board.
This boat was sold in the year 2020 to The Faroe Islands and has the name Klakkur there,
Geir number 8 came in the middle of the year 2020, and this boat number 8 is one of the
biggest autoline boats in Europe.
the new Geir is 63 meters long and 13,5 meters wide and has 68,000 hook in mustad autoline system
Now in January 2021 the Geir came to Norway with full load and this is the biggest fishing that autoline boat
have come with in one trip,
in total the boat was with 1184 tons of fish, of that was 872 tons of cod, and some part of this cod was fillet
ansi was 167 tons of haddock.
this trip was about 28 days and that means about 42 tons per day.
Geir Pic Magnar Lyngstad
Geir in the Northen Light, pic from the ship