Oilwind is the brand of an historical company, based in the Faroe Islands, with more than 100 years of experience.

Oilwind has specialized in the development and production of sustainable fishing equipment, particularly for hook and longline fishing. The company takes great pride in innovation, and creating products and services, that advance the interests of fishermen internationally.

We consult our partners on: Responsible harvesting of the ocean’s fish resources, how to increase employment in fishing industry, how to create a strong industry, the issue of renewable natural resources and most importantly sustainable and profitable fishing practices.

We use the Faroe Islands as a prototype of a highly developed society with a strong economy that relies upon an advanced fishing industry. From that prototype we share the knowledge through business collaboration.


Oilwind // P.O. Box 9 // Leitisvegur 58 // FO-370 Miðvágur // Faroe Islands // Phone +298 333 222 // //


  • Oilwind

  • Leitisvegur 58
  • P.O. Box 9
  • FO-370 Miðvágur
  • Faroe Islands
  • Phone +298 333 222