Vol. 4, Issue 4 (2019)
Design and construction of fishing vessels in pangandaran
Author(s): Izza Mahdiana Apriliani, Alexander MA Khan, Heti Herawati, Lantun Paradhita Dewanti, Mohammad Syarifudin
Abstract: Pangandaran is the one of the fishing center in West Java South Sea. One of the main key of fishing is there’s a suitable based on the operation of fishing gears used. This research try to determine the design and construction of fishing vessels that used in Pangandaran. This research held on August to September 2018, at 13 fishing base in 4 districts of Pangandaran regency. The method used to collect the data is sampling survey to the in range 2-3 GT and analyze by comparative descriptive method. This research shows that fishing vessels in Pangandaran has a different construction from another fishing vessels. They has a ballast room, fishing gear place and fish box, machine place, board to hold katir, katir (outrigger), hole to hold bamboo, board and hole to hold a pole, and anchor board. These construction details, makes a vessels suitable to used by Pangandaran’s fisherman.