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Mark Dahm of SmartCatch, Inc. at Fish 2.0 2017 (Photo credit-Fish 2.0)

Fish 2.0 Finalist and ICX Prize Recipient

Dec 12 17Acknowledgements,Interviews,Panels,Press

Fish 2.0 Awards Second Round of Prizes in 2017 Competition CARMEL, CA December 12, 2017 14 businesses will receive ICX prizes, designed to help innovative sustainable seafood ventures grow CARMEL, CA, December 12, 2017—Fish 2.0 today announced the winners of its 11 ICX (Industry Connection) prizes, the final awards in the Fish 2.0 2017 competition for sustainable […]

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Fishermen’s News – Trawl Technology

Aug 1 17Acknowledgements,Interviews,Panels,Press

How to Avoid a Disaster Tow By: Ana Pitchon August 1, 2017 Fishing is an unpredictable business. Sometimes you win big and sometimes you lose. That’s the risk and that’s the thrill. As regulations increase and stocks become harder to find, mitigating your risk is increasingly more important than the thrill of the hunt. You […]

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Fishermen’s News – Boat Prep

Feb 1 17Acknowledgements,Interviews,Panels,Press

“Internet of Things” Solution for Trawl Net Fishermen By: Rob Terry After the crew of the F/V Tabatha cut a small opening in their net in order to get the device inside the net at the desired location near the headrope, Captain Kenny and his brother Jim make sure that the DigiCatch unit is securely […]

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Sea Technology

Aug 1 16Acknowledgements,Interviews,Panels,Press

SmartCatch Enables Catch Precision DigiCatch Helps Fishermen Precisely Harvest Target Species by: Rob Terry August 2016 It’s an early foggy morning in November off the coast of Oregon. The FV Seeker is out searching the cold, choppy water for the perfect place to drop its trawl net. This is only going to be a test […]

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Fast Company – World Changing Ideas

May 25 16Acknowledgements,Interviews,Panels,Press

Trawling nets snap up all kinds of ocean life by accident, decimating species that we don’t even eat. Isn’t it time that technology be used to help end this? May 25, 2016 BY BEN SCHILLER Fishing trawlers are good at catching fish, but not always the right type of fish. Up to a quarter of everything […]

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Sea Technology Magazine

May 20 16Acknowledgements,Interviews,Panels,Press

ST News Splash SmartCatch: Innovative Products for Sustainable Fishing The DigiCatch was named a Gold winner for the 2016 Edison Awards. (Photo Credit: SmartCatch) May 9, 2016 SmartCatch is an environmental and socially conscientious company focused on creating innovative products that support sustainable commercial fishing practices. They are focused on producing innovative, cost-effective productivity products […]

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worldfishing & AQUACULTURE

Apr 29 16Acknowledgements,Interviews,Panels,Press

DigiCatch monitoring system 14 Apr 2016 The DigiCatch system DigiCatch from US company SmartCatch is a real-time remotely controllable HD video, lighting and sensor system that gives the user eyes inside the net to virtually see in the dark in order to monitor the trawl. With DigiCatch new levels of control can be taken over […]

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CEO/CFO Magazine

Apr 6 16Acknowledgements,Interviews,Panels,Press

Precision Fishing Technology –  Real-Time Digital Catch Monitoring System with Video and Sensor that Allows Fishermen to See Inside of their Nets Interview conducted by: Lynn Fosse, Senior Editor, CEOCFO Magazine CEOCFO: Mr. Terry, would you tell us about SmartCatch? Mr. Terry: SmartCatch is a technology company that is developing sustainable seafood productivity products. Rob Terry […]

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DigiCatch™ Named Gold 2016 Edison Award Winner

Mar 4 16Acknowledgements,Interviews,Panels,Press

DigiCatch™ Named Gold 2016 Edison Award Winner One of the Highest Accolades for Innovation in Business  . SmartCatch™ is Recognized as Thought Leader in Sustainable Seafood Technology The Edison Awards, honors the best in innovation and excellence in the development of new products and services. DigiCatch™ was voted the Gold Winner for innovation in Sustainable […]

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Popular Mechanics

Dec 14 15Acknowledgements,Interviews,Panels,Press

The Omniscient Fishing Net Fishing nets haven’t changed much since Jesus told Peter to favor the right side of his boat. You put the net in the water. You haul it in. You see what you got. Problem is, accidentally catching endangered fish can decimate their populations. And a catch containing prohibited fish can lead […]

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