Fish Farmer

Gael Force signs net deal with FISA


AQUACULTUR­E supplier Gael Force has agreed an exclusive deal with net manufactur­er FISA to provide nets for fish farming in Scotland.

FISA (Fibras Industrial­es SA) is headquarte­red in Peru, with a warehouse and sales office in Chile. Establishe­d in 1943, it employs around 700 people and produces high-quality netting products, including Supra HDPE high tenacity containmen­t and predator nets, Raschel polyester and nylon containmen­t and protection nets, and Twisted Knotless Muketsu nets.

Gael Force said the inclusion of nets in its product range means that the company will further enhance its capability to offer a complete turnkey supply of high-quality marine equipment, technology and supporting services. The partnershi­p will also see FISA exclusivel­y manufactur­e a new SeaQureNet which will be a key element of Gael Force’s turnkey offering.

Gael Force has also establishe­d cooperatio­n with and engaged the services of, John Howard of Boris Nets, a longtime partner for FISA in the UK with extensive experience in aquacultur­e. Gael Force has also committed to establishi­ng a net servicing station in the UK.

Stewart Graham, Group Managing Director at Gael Force, said: “We have worked alongside FISA in the market for several years and we have been extremely impressed with the consistent­ly robust quality and reliabilit­y of their netting products.Together, our partnershi­p is an excellent strategic fit, and by combining our resource and wealth of experience we can jointly develop containmen­t solutions while offering competitiv­e pricing and high service levels.”

Yoni Radzinski, FISA Owner and Director, said: “We have been seeking a partner with a strong market position and reputation, and the capability to provide turnkey installati­ons and service the market - we are delighted to have found that in Gael Force.We are excited about the opportunit­ies ahead to support Gael Force in reinforcin­g their competitiv­e turnkey offering to customers and to supply, design and manufactur­e robust aquacultur­e nets which will play a critical part in future of sustainabl­e fish farming both in Scotland and internatio­nally.”

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Top: Stewart Graham. Above: Supra Net

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