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Tour de Marel Supports Ivory Coast Children

19.09.2014 - icenewsis: Earlier this month activities took place at Marel locations around the world in support to SOS Children’s Villages in Ivory Coast. Tour de Marel is an annual global charity event that took place for the third time in September 2014. Marel employees around...

Promens helps increase yield in shrimp production with strict temperature control and optimal handling

18.09.2014 - icenewsis: Sahlman Seafoods of Nicaragua is a production company that farms, processes and markets raw shrimp. The company has received numerous awards, including the Best Practices in Aquaculture in Nicaragua. But most importantly, Sahlman Seafood went from an aver...

Expect some super charged Northern Lights tonight

12.09.2014 - icenewsis: It’s not a disaster but two solar storms are hitting earth right about now and they are going to create some fantastic Northern Lights. The weather forecast is very favourable so sightings can be expected all around Iceland. Prepare and expect some ...

Iceland welcomes American travel writers with a glorious turist eruption

12.09.2014 - icenewsis: Iceland will be hosting the 2014 annual convention of the Society of American Travel Writers, SATW. Meet in Reykjavik, the official Convention Bureau along with Iceland Travel, made the bid for this important and valuable event in cooperation with its aff...

Holuhraun Volcanic Eruption: Status report from National Crisis Coordination Centre

09.09.2014 - icenewsis: The eruptive activity at Holuhraun continues at similar intensity. Lava flows to the East at similar rates as yesterday. The lava is now flowing in the river bed of Jökulsá á Fjöllum. No explosive activity due to the lava and river water interaction has b...

Ongoing lava eruption in Holuhraun and continued seismic activity

05.09.2014 - icenewsis: The eruption in Holuhraun continues, with no signs of abating. The lava continues to flow to the east north east and has grown in area since yesterday. This morning RÚV (The Icelandic National Broadcasting Service) reported that new eruptive fissures had ...

Status of eruption at Holuhraun lava field in Iceland

01.09.2014 - icenewsis: The lava eruption on Holuhraun continues. Lava flows northward from the eruption site. At 20:00 UTC yesterday, the lava extended over a 3-km2. This corresponds to a magma discharge of 300 to 500 cubic meters per second. From observations yesterday evening...

Iceland volcano no threat to aviation as of yet states Icelandic Meteorological Office

29.08.2014 - icenewsis: The Icelandic Meteorological Office has changed the volcanic activity alert status for aviation in Iceland from red to orange. The small eruption is not a threat to aviation and the published aviation warning area has been cancelled. A 3 nautical mile rad...


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