Renovation of Samherji land based fish processing

One of Rafeyri's biggest projects this summer has been the renovation of Samherji's land based fish prossesing factory located in Akureyri. The project in whole is estimated around 2 billion ISK and is Rafeyri's part in that amount considerable. Eiríkur Vignir Kristvinsson has managed Rafeyri's employess on site with good reputation.

New and promising employees

Rafeyri posesses great human resources and it just keeps growing.

Industrial machinery licenses

On the 15. of june 2015, 16 employees of Rafeyri got their industrial machinery licenses.

Strongest in Iceland 2014

For the last five years Rafeyri has been awarded the "Strongest In Iceland" award by CreditInfo. This year is no exception and Rafeyri has now recived the award for the year 2014 also. The award is given to Icelandic companies that have achieved top marks in its strength and stability assessments. Out of the 35,842 companies registered in the Icelandic Company Directory, only 682 pass the conditions set by Creditinfo in order to receive the award of being one of "Iceland’s Strongest Companies".

Welcome to Hotel Vatnajökull

Fosshotel is a leading hotel chain in Iceland and there they don't think small. In 2013 they opened a new hotel in Patreksfjörður and now in 2014 they opened a new luxury hotel just west of Höfn in Hornafjördur under the name Fosshotel Vatnajökull.

Spanning the whole Iceland

They year 2013 is running to an end and it has been quite eventful for the employees of Rafeyri. Good reputation has spread out around the contry and Rafeyri has had the fortune to be accepted contractor for demanding buyers of jobs, services and equpment.

Iron Ore Plant in Sweden

As already, employees of Rafeyri are all over. Now four bold men from Rafeyri are going to make the diffrence in northen Sweden. The project is a Iron Ore plant. The company "Nothland" is building a iron ore processing plant there that will process high consintraded iron from a nearby mine, process it and then move it over to Norway for shippment around the world. The plant is around 100KM north of the artic circle and is close to the border of Sweden and Finland.

Employee trip to Portugal

On Friday 28. of september 2012 most of Rafeyri's employees wil travel together to Protugal for one week of well diserved rest and quality time with friends and family.

Rafeyri starts operations at Húsavík

Last April Rafeyri begun operations at Húsavík. A former resident, Jónas Hreiðar Einarsson has been working at Rafeyri for the last few years but decided to move back home when his wife finished her studies at Akureyri recently.

A broken heart

Last February 25th was a article in the Morgunblaðið newspaper about there begin some arrhythmias problems in the heart of Akureyri, located opposite of town, in mountain Vaðlaheiði and the reason were heartache. We here at Rafeyri which own, operate and service the heart do not recognize these disorders, but the article sure is funny.