BIM decommissioning grants

Bord Iascaigh Mhara paid out €5.2m in decommissioning grants to fisherman in 2008, while the EU paid out €15.7m. The total numbers of grants paid was €20,999,998.96, to the owners of 44 vessels. The highest paid out was to Keating Fish Ltd, for the Molly B – a total of €1.7m. The next highest was for the decommissioning of the Joseph S, owned by Alan Scanlan – €1.3m. The full list is here: