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“Awesome Tool” – FV Julie Ann II

Sent: Monday, October 11, 2010 12:32 PM
To: notus@notus.ca
Subject: cod end sensor

 

Hi this is Dennis Robillard owner/operator of the F/V Julie Ann II and have been using the cod end sensor for the past 2 months and absolutely love it. we just switched from a days at sea program to a sector program here in the northeast U.S. and has proved to be a fantastic tool. we have towed…

SKIPPER REPORTS 30% INCREASE IN CATCH WITH NOTUS

Skipper Ben Downs operates the west coast trawler FV Jamie Marie.  Earlier in 2009, Ben installed a Notus Trawlmaster net monitoring system.  A 30% increase in catch was reported as the skipper could fine tune the gear for optimal fishing.

Ben installed a Notus system to monitor: trawl wire lengths, door spread, door angle, trawl depth, headline height and footgear clearance.  He has…

Notus UK Moves To A New Location

Notus UK Ltd. has moved to a larger facility. The new office is at the Fraserburgh Business Center on South Harbour Road in Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire. The new location improves the company’s office infrastructure while still allowing for onsite service of all Notus components. Notus UK invites all colleagues and customers to come by and see the new location. As well, watch for the new website,…

NOTUS TAKES HISTORIC ORDER FOR TAWL MONITORING SYSTEMS

Notus Electronics Ltd (Notus) of Canada has received and delivered an order for 40 Trawlmaster net monitoring systems.  The need for these systems arose due to the newly adopted sector quota system in the Northeast ground fish fishery.

The new sector program is an effort to continue rebuilding Northeast groundfish.  Vessels come together in groups known as sectors.  The tota…

NEW NOTUS SITE OFFERS TRAWL TOOLS

Notus Electronics Ltd. (Notus) has released and new website (www.notus.ca) offering many online tools to trawler captains.  The company supplies net monitoring systems to trawlers and seiners.

The tools on the new site meet a need for easily accessible trawl tools that can benefit any Captain.  One of the most important tools is the Optimal Doorspread Calculation for single rig and twin…

Notus Maritima Open in Vigo

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NOTUS OPENS OFFICE IN VIGO

Notus Espana is a newly established subsidiary of Notus Electronics Ltd in Canada.  Notus Espana, based in Vigo, services and supplies the complete line of Notus net monitoring systems for trawlers and seiners.

The new office provides complete sales and service to the Spanish fleet.  Many Notus systems have been installed on vessels around the country and…

Notus Bottom Contact Sensor

WONDERING IF YOUR TRAWL IS ON BOTTOM – NOTUS HAS THE ANSWER

Notus Electronics Ltd. (Notus) of Canada has released a new Bottom Contact Sensor.  This sensor provides vital information pertaining to if the trawl is on bottom.  The sensor is essential for all trawl types and scientific surveys.

The Bottom Contact Sensor attaches to the combination wire just behind t…

NOTUS DOOR METRICS SENSOR – SPREAD, ANGLE, TRAWL WIRE LENGTH

Notus Electronics Ltd (Notus) based in Canada has released a new Door Metrics Sensor.  The sensor has been in development for over a year.  At sea testing was completed on the Danish twin rigger Ida Camilla (picture left).    The results were very impressive.

The Door Metrics Sensor integrates with the current Notus Trawlmaster wireless net monitoring system.  This sing…

Alaskan Skipper Sees Great Benefits from Notus

Notus Electronics Ltd. (Notus) of Canada is a supplier of advanced trawl monitoring solutions. With over 400 trawl monitoring systems delivered worldwide, Notus is a well known solution in many of the world’s fisheries. In December
2008, Notus installed a Trawlmaster system on the FV Chellissa which fishes out of Alaska.

The Chellissa installed a Notus Trawlmaster to monitor…

Notus Customer FV Maggie M reports….“450T in 10 weeks fishing in the North Sea”

Bob Mainprize skippers and owns the Maggie M, a trawler fishing in the North Sea.  Bob installed a Notus trawl monitoring system to monitor his single and twin rig gear over two years ago.  On the twin rig gear, Notus monitors the spread on each net, measure the three trawl wires, calculates the middle wire adjustment and monitors catch in the cod-end.  Notus recently received t…

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