The Australian Fisheries Management Authority chooses Trackwell VMS

The Australian Fisheries Management Authority chooses Trackwell VMS The Icelandic tech company Trackwell recently won an open tender to provide Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) services for Commonwealth commercial fisheries, issued by the Commonwealth of Australia, operating as the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA). AFMA has been using VMS technology to monitor fishing boats since 1993 and the new Trackwell solution will assist in managing the activity for thousands of commercial fishing vessels to support both Commonwealth and selective state and territory fisheries agencies within the third largest Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) in the world. The Trackwell VMS will support AFMA and partner agencies to ensure continuous compliance with fisheries management regulations. Expanding operations to the Indian and the Southern Ocean AFMA is responsible for the efficient management of Commonwealth fishery resources on behalf of the Australian government, which monitors all fishing vessels authorised to operate in Commonwealth waters that surround the Australian continent. Australia’s Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) encompasses 8.2 million square kilometres to include remote offshore territories and 2 million square kilometres of the Australian Antarctic Territory, thereby making it the third largest EEZ in the world, behind France and the United States. Through open tender procedures for the provision of a Vessel Monitoring System and on behalf of the Commonwealth of Australia, AFMA awarded Trackwell the contract for the transition and continued management of Australian-flagged commercial fishing vessels utilising Trackwell’s highly advanced VMS platform.  “This was the next logical step for Trackwell as we aim to become a leading provider of vessel monitoring systems worldwide. The contract expands our operations to the Indian and Southern Oceans, further extending and strengthening our presence...

DevOps specialist

Trackwell is looking for a system administrator with experience in programming making the candidate capable in organizing and building up the company’s web systems as well as analysing and solving speed and resource problems. You will be working closely with a team that works together on tasks where your responsibility will be to ensure the functionality at the lowest level. Applicants must have at least 2 years’ experience in system administration and relevant education, including courses and certificates. You need to know installation and operation of Linux webservers, security and have ambition for automation. You should have some operating experience of Windows, Ansible, Jenkins, Docker, AWS (including scripting), PostgreSQL and RabbitMQ. You also need to have some programming experience in data processing and backend where a plus would be some knowledge of bash, Python, Java and SQL.   Applications and further request should be sent to job@trackwell.com before March...

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Hafsyn at Baffin Fisheries

Hafsyn catch and onboard production registration system was recently installed on the sixty-four meter Arctic Shrimp Trawler, MV Sivulliq, owned by Baffin Fisheries. The Hafsyn solution simplifies and automates the registration process, providing company managers with up-to-date information regarding quota management. The system will also help prepare the company for the new electronic logbook regulation, issued by Fisheries and Oceans Canada, which will become mandatory for offshore fishing vessels in 2019. Baffin Fisheries is a Canadian, 100% Inuit-owned and controlled seafood harvesting company based in Iqaluit, NU. The Company operates on the harvest and sale of Greenland Halibut (turbot) and Northern shrimp (Borealis and...

DevOps specialist

Trackwell is looking for a programmer with a deep knowledge of Linux, that enables him to organize and build up the company’s web systems as well as analysing and solving speed and resource problems. You will be working closely with a team that works together on tasks where your responsibility will be to ensure the functionality at the lowest level. Applicants must have at least 3 years’ experience in programming and system management and relevant education. You need to know installation and operation of Linux webservers, security and have ambition for automation. You should have programmed something in bash, Python, Java and SQL. You should preferably have some knowledge of WSGI, Tomcat, AWS scripting and Docker or comparable technology. As a plus you would have some knowledge of PostgreSQL, Oracle and RabbitMQ.   Applications and further request should be sent to job@trackwell.com before November...

Hafsyn at the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition 2017

Trackwell will introduce Hafsyn at the Icelandic Fisheries Exhibition on September 13th to 15th. Check out innovations in Hafsyn that are useful to captains. The system allows you to look up previous fishing trips and view information about catches, as well as the quality and average size of fish. You can also get detailed information about fishing gear, trail on map, depth and sea temperature. You are welcome to come to our booth, H-44 We look forward to see...

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The Australian Fisheries Management Authority chooses Trackwell VMS

The Australian Fisheries Management Authority chooses Trackwell VMS The Icelandic tech company Trackwell recently won an open tender to provide Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) services for Commonwealth commercial fisheries, issued by the Commonwealth of Australia, operating as the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA). AFMA has been using VMS technology to monitor fishing... Read more

DevOps specialist

Trackwell is looking for a system administrator with experience in programming making the candidate capable in organizing and building up the company’s web systems as well as analysing and solving speed and resource problems. You will be working closely with a team that works together on tasks where your... Read more