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Baffin Fisheries’ New Trawler – a Giant Among Fishing Vessels

Above: The Inuksuk II preparing for launch   It’s ironic that the largest fishing vessel in Canada is owned by one of the least-known fish companies in the country. The new Inuksuk II is in the water, but still at the construction shipyard in Turkey getting final interior jobs done and installation of deck gear before delivery this fall to Baffin Fisheries. Incorporated in 2001, Baffin Fisheries is owned by five Inuit Hunters and Trappers Associations in the Nunavut region. ...

Baffin Fisheries Prepared to Welcome “Canada’s Largest Fishing Vessel”

Above: The Inuksuk II will be Baffin Fisheries’ largest vessel to date at 80 metres long and 18 metres wide. Photos submitted by Chris Flanagan, CEO of Baffin Fisheries   Nunavut-based Baffin Fisheries is set to procure the largest fishing vessel in Canadian waters, the Inuksuk II. The vessel, at 80 metres long and 18 metres wide, was conceived by Baffin Fisheries in 2019 and is set to be completed in the third quarter of 2024 as a replacement for the 37-year-old Inuksuk I. The ...