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New Pair Trawl Software

Notus has released new pair trawl software available in Trawlmaster 3.3. Using Notus’s Active Wireless Technology, the alignment of the wing-ends is easily calculated.  The video is based on data from Spanish pair trawlers with over 2 km of main war…

FV CB KEANE SEES BIG BENEFITS FROM DREDGEMASTER

The Dredgemaster is the world’s first wireless monitoring system for scallop dredges. The product was developed by Notus Electronics.

The CB Keane fishes out of New Jersey and is captained by Kirk Larson Jr. The steel vessel measures 78’ x 26’ and uses two scallop dredges towed.

A hydrophone communicates wirelessly to sensors on the dredge. The following information is seen in…

Controllable Trawl Door Milestone

Notus and Polar of Iceland have partnered to develop controllable trawl doors that are wirelessly controlled from the ship. A major milestone has been achieved in the project as controllable trawl doors were used in active fishing operations onboard an Icelandic trawler.

The doors are constructed from aerodynamic shaped wings. By moving the door wings, water flow can be changed which allows…

Triple Rigging With Notus Down Under

Notus has provided trawl monitoring solutions for every type of trawl. The technology has been specifically developed for those vessels multi rig trawling as EACH individual net for twin, triple and quad rigs is monitored. Recently, Shark Bay Seafoods of South Fremantle, Australia installed a Notus Trawlmaster on its deep-water triple rig trawler. The Captain and Fleet Manager seen an immediat…

Shows in 2016

Notus will be exhibiting at the following shows in 2016:

Commercial Marine Expo (New Bedford, MA USA): April 27-28, 2016

Skipper Expo Aberdeen (Aberdeen, UK): May 27-28, 2016

Pacific Marine Expo (Seattle, WA USA): November 2016

North Atlantic Fish Show (St. John’s, NL Canada): November 18-19,…

Dredgemaster: The World’s First Real Time Monitoring for Scallop Dredges

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DREDGEMASTER: The World First Wireless Monitoring System for Scallop Dredges
Notus Electronic Ltd. (Notus) has been supplying wireless sensors to the commercial fishing industry for 22 years. Notus has just released the Dredgemaster, a wireless sensor system for monitoring the warp length, pith angle and roll angle of a scallop dredge. The system was developed by working with scallop vessels in…

Upcoming Events

Notus will be exhibiting at the following shows in 2015…

Brothers See Great Benefits For Twin Rig

Over the last eight years, the Notus Trawlmaster net monitoring system has been installed on over 200 vessels across the UK and Ireland. One of the main reasons for its popularity is that the Trawlmaster system was specifically designed for twin-rigging. Two brothers from Kilkeel in Northern Ireland, Lee Murdock (skipper of MFV Daisy II) and Stefan Murdock (skipper of MFV Willing Lad) are perfect…

Dredgemaster Makes Best of BOATS&GEAR

The Dredgemaster has been named to National Fisherman’s Best of…

Customer Focus: FV Janica II

Captain Rick Genge operates the FV Janica II on the West Coast of Newfoundland. There has been a Notus Trawlmaster installed on the FV Janica II for some time. Captain Genge’s main thought on the gear “It’s an awesome rig.”

Captain Genge has the following sensors: doorspread, warp lengths and catch. Doorspread is the distance between the doors. Warp lengths are t…

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