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Commercial Fishing

RFID in use in Commercial Fishing

Commercial fishing is a harsh environment where assets see extreme temperatures, rugged handling and the opportunity to get mixed with other fishermen’s assets while at land. RFID can provide the following benefits:

  • Identification of asset ownership
  • Eases inventorying process
  • Identification of asset location
  • Life cycle costs 
  • Maintenance inspection, requirements and tracking

We have developed rugged tags that withstand extended exposure to salt water and can handle the abuse seen by commercial fishing nets and lobster traps.

Snap-InThe Xtreme Tag Snap-In is currently in use with lobster traps. This UHF RFID tag with IP68 protection provides resistance to strong impacts, high pressure, outdoor use and a wide range of chemicals which are typical of industrial environments. The Xtreme Tag Snap-In can be attached with rivets, screws or straps. Ideal for any plastic or RF-friendly surface, this high performance tag is geared for extreme outdoor conditions and can take just about anything you can dish out.
Metal Flex

The Xtreme Tag Metal Flex is currently in use tracking commercial fishing nets in South America. This tag features IP68 protection and is engineered to withstand strong impacts, high pressure, outdoor use, salt water emersion and a wide range of chemicals which are typical of industrial environments.