New trawler to Grindavik

The Greenlandic sterntrawler SISIMIUT has been sold by Royal Greenland to the Icelandic fishing company SisimiutÞorbjörn hf. in Grindavík. She is now in port of Hafnarfjörður for her last unloading as Sisimiut but the delivery will soon take place. She will be named TÓMAS ÞORVALDSSON with Grindavík as her home port. She was originally build for Icelandic company as ARNAR in 1992 but sold to Greenland in 1995. She is to be drydocked in Hafnarfjörður in next weeks and shall be heading under new name and ownership for Icelandic fishing grounds by mid June.