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WWF and GlobalGap partner a course to aquaculture certification
Food standard certifier GLOBALGAP will offer an expansion to its program so aquaculture producers can be certified in one step for implementing practices that help ensure the production of safe food in conjunction with environmentally and socially responsible farming. 01 Jul 2009 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Completion of international merger
Atlas-Stord and Haarslev A/S have come together to create a new corporate brand, Haarslev Industries. 01 Jul 2009 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Fishmeal in Peru
Fishmeal production in Peru was 1,408,481 tonnes in 2008, an increase of 0.7% over the previous year, Pablo Nano, senior analyst with Scotiabank has said. 01 Jul 2009 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Environmentally friendly meal production begins in Vopnafjördur
HB Grandi took a big step into the future when its new electrically powered electric/steam boiler was test-run for the first time recently at the company’s fishmeal production facility. 01 Jul 2009 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Investment in South African fishmeal plant
In mid 2008, the board of Pioneer Fishing, a South African fishing company active in the fishmeal/fish oil, canning and frozen fish sectors, approved a USD2.5m investment in the upgrade of its Oranjevis fishmeal plant on the West Coast, approximately 170km from Cape Town. 01 Jul 2009 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
New steel cage contract for AKVA group
AKVA group has been awarded a contract for the supply of Wavemaster steel cages to Marine Harvest in Scotland. This will involve delivering completed cage groups in October 2009 and early 2010. 24 Jun 2009 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Fusion Marine embarks on new drive into Norwegian aquaculture market
Scottish fish farm equipment manufacturer Fusion Marine is actively seeking a Norwegian partner as part of a new drive to spearhead sales of its successful Triton salmon cage into Norway. 24 Jun 2009 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Unlocking European aquaculture's full potential
As one of the world's fastest growing food sectors, aquaculture already provides the planet with about half of all the fish we eat and still has a lot more to give. 01 May 2009 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
New distribution deal for Netlon
TDP Ltd has been appointed UK distributor for Netlon Industrial Products, an innovative range of thermoplastic meshes and nets which already has a strong track record in the aquaculture industry. 23 Apr 2009 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Skretting trials reveal fishmeal reduction in salmon grower feeds
Results from a series of salmon feeding trials run by Skretting Aquaculture Research Centre (ARC) revealed a new low limit for fishmeal in salmon grower feeds. 23 Apr 2009 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Feed the world – with aquaculture
Fish farming could help feed a hungry world and protect natural fish populations at the same time. Jason Robinson from ITT Water and Wastewater looks at how this industry has developed globally over the last 10 years. 01 Feb 2009 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Major investment aids development of new fish farm cage
Aquaculture equipment supplier Fusion Marine has made a major £70,000 investment in developing purpose-built manufacturing tools to aid in the construction of a new range of fish farm cages. 08 Oct 2008 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Research worth millions
Fiskeriforskning has detected a substance in fishmeal that can mean many hundreds of millions of Kroner (NOK) in increased revenues for the Norwegian aquaculture industry. 01 Aug 2007 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
New "Polarcirkel" flagship for fish farming
AKVA group will launch a brand new fish farming boat at the Aqua Nor tradeshow in Trondheim, Norway, this August. 13 Jul 2007 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Hanovia wins contract to supply UV water disinfection system to Chilean salmon hatchery
Hanovia Limited has won the contract to supply Cultivos Huacamalal Ltda. of Chile with a medium pressure UV disinfection system for its new salmon hatchery in Rio Ignao in the south of the country. The UV system is part of a US$1.1 million water recirculation and effluent treatment system provided by Atlantech Chile Ltda. of Puerto Montt, Chile. 12 Jul 2007 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Fishmeal market figures
GLOBEFISH’s Fishery Industry Officer, Helga Josupeit, wrote the latest GLOBEFISH Fishmeal Market Report. It shows the following fishmeal figures for the first quarter of 2007: 01 Jul 2007 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
Fish farming & equipment
Aquaculture Technology is an Austria based company that develops and exports innovative technology for use within fish production. 23 Apr 2007 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
New fishmeal and fish oil factory for Killybegs
United Fish Industries Killybegs (UFI) recently announced that Donegal County Council has granted planning permission for the construction of a new €50m fishmeal and fish oil manufacturing facility at the Fishery Harbour Centre, Killybegs, Co. Donegal. 01 Mar 2007 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
FLOTTWEG offers a whale of a time
We have asked you before whether you are “tricantering or not my man” [WF March 2004] and Flottweg of Germany says it has now given a new twist to its helical products by tackling a whale’s favourite dinner -- krill, with alginates thrown in for flavour. 27 Feb 2006 - World Fishing & Aquaculture
You get a bigger squeeze with Haarslev!
ICELANDIC company HAARSLEV has delivered its first HAARSLEV Twin Screw Press - the HM80C press - with a screw diameter of 800 mm and six-metres long. It can handle 70 tonnes of cooked fish per hour. 08 Aug 2005 - World Fishing & Aquaculture