Investments & Operation

Cavema Fishing (Pty) Ltd. is the proud owner and operator of a factory freezer trawler M/V”Cavema Star” (ex “Flipper 9”). The vessel is under Namibian flag and INSB class. M/V”Cavema Star” is NSI compliant with regular inspections being done by the relevant authorities. In 2016, the “Cavema Star” (ex “Flipper 9”) was modernized and refitted to ammonia-based freezing equipment, dramatically reducing her carbon footprint and emissions of greenhouse gases. As a result it is the only Midwater trawler in Namibia working on ammonia based refrigeration equipment.

Main Engine Fuel: HFO 180
Annual Production: 32,000 tons of final product
Number of Crew: 50
Length Overall: 91 meters
Daily Processing Capacity: 160 tons
Holding Capacity: 1,600 tons
Vessel Value: N$ 160 Million

In 2016, the “Cavema Star” (ex “Flipper 9”) was modernized and refitted to ammonia-based freezing equipment, dramatically reducing her carbon footprint and emissions of greenhouse gases. As a result it is the only Midwater trawler in Namibia working on ammonia based refrigeration equipment.