NEWS

  • Seafood New Zealand

United fisheries and Valka covered in Seafood New Zealand

September, 2020|

In the August issue, Seafood New Zealand magazine featured the recent implementation of the ValkaCutter machine at United Fisheries Ltd (UFL) in Christchurch. The first installation of a water-jet cutter for fish fillets in [...]

  • Fiskkaup Valka

Fiskkaup prepares for the future with Valka processing line

August, 2020|

Icelandic processor Fiskkaup recently signed an agreement with Valka for a complete fillet production line, to be installed in Fiskkaup plant in Reykjavik. The advanced production line adds flexibility for Fiskkaup to produce new [...]

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Breakthrough in Batching & Robotic Packing for frozen fillets

April, 2020|

Valka and the Icelandic company FISK Seafood have signed an agreement for a new batching and automatic packing system for light salted frozen fillets. The system automatically weighs, batches and packs products to final [...]

Valka respond to ensure Safety and Wellbeing

March, 2020|

As a response to the rapidly changing COVID 19 situation, Valka has taken comprehensive actions to ensure the safety of our employees, to guarantee business continuity as well as secure, undisturbed production, product delivery [...]

New Director of sales and Process Consulting manager

March, 2020|

Industry veteran joins Valka as Director of Sales The newly appointed Director of Sales, Jon Birgir Gunnarsson, has previously played a big role in the growth and globalization of Icelandic Technology firms such as [...]

  • Helgi Hjalmarsson

Founder and CEO awarded

February, 2020|

The focus continues to be on the agility and innovation spirit that shaped the company, where its founder and CEO Helgi Hjalmarsson will continue his involvement in customer interactions. Valka feels it is important [...]

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Valka to supply Salmar’s new InnovaNor plant

January, 2020|

Valka will deliver the world’s most efficient processing system for whole salmon to SalMar’s new InnovaNor plant Norwegian salmon farmer SalMar has made an agreement with Valka to build and install state of the [...]

Sigridur Olgeirsdottir appointed Director of Service

October, 2019|

We're happy to announce that Sigríður Olgeirsdóttir has joined us, where she will lead the rapidly growing company's Service Division. For the past nine years, Sigríður was the COO of Íslandsbanki's and responsible for IT [...]