Erling Haugan


12 years ago Erling came and established himself in Bugøynes, the capital of Norwegian king crab. He has a Bachelor degree in e-commerce and has a great interest in innovation and new development. He is also very concerned for local development of Bugøynes and recruitment of new, young generation fishermen. He himself started fishing king crabs six years ago and is very happy about it. Erling is the leader of the local fishing team.

Fishing crabs since 2010
Largest crab 7 kg
Interests History of Finnmark and preservation of old houses in Bugøynes


Type Traditional aluminum boat
Length 32 feet
Crew 1