Business & Industry

Aug 1, 2015

The fishing experts

AKVA group is a leading technology and service partner to the aquaculture industry worldwide. They are present in all markets with offices in Norway, Chile, Denmark, Scotland, Iceland, Canada, Australia and Turkey. AKVA group is a unique partner with the capability to offer both cage farming and land based aquaculture operations with complete technical solutions and service.

The company holds strong, well-known brand names and the product line range from feed barges, steel & plastic cages, feed systems, nets, net cleaning, underwater lights, feed cameras, environmental sensors, production and process control software, workboats, recirculation systems to PE piping etc.

Partnering with AKVA group allows customers to keep their focus on fine tuning operations to increase profitability, while sharing the technical load with a reliable partner with the right people, the right technology and the right knowledge to achieve excellence.

AKVA group's international team of professionals knows what is important for your success in the aquaculture industry. The experienced technicians, service and sales staff will be your partner in the whole process, from planning to production. There is dedicated personnel that can assist you all over the globe.

AKVA group is recognized as a pioneer and technology driver in the global aquaculture industry for more than 30 years. Today, the company is the world's largest supplier, from single components to large, advanced and tailor made projects. AKVA group offers innovative solutions for both cage farming and land based aquaculture. Even if salmon and trout are the largest cage farming species now, new exciting species are coming up every year.

Cage Farming 

Steel Cages: Wavemaster is also the world´s leading supplier of steel cages and provide an ideal platform for fish farming. More than 12,000 cages is delivered since 1985

Plastic Cages: AKVA group is the world´s leading supplier of plastic cages. Polarcirkel cages are designed for rough conditions and more than 42,000 cages have been delivered. 

Nets: The EcoNet is made from very strong but light weight PET being virtually escape proof, predator proof and has a 20-year lifespan compared to nylon nets that often only last 4-6 years.

Net Cleaning Systems: AkvaSmart Net Cleaners with 2 discs can easily be operated from the cage by a single person. Larger cleaners can be operated using a crane, winch, cap stand or as an integrated option on a ROV. 

Camera Systems: Advanced video camera- and sensor systems monitor both the fish and the feeding process. This ensures optimum operations and a healthy environment. Full overview ensures full control. 

Environmental Sensors: Environmental data is a critical feeding parameter and a temperature sensor combined with an oxygen- and current sensor gives a good picture of the environmental conditions. 

Underwater Lights
Idema Underwater Lights stimulates growth and reduces fish maturation. The lights can easily be installed at various depths, ensuring stable and accurate light conditions. 

Land Based

Recirculation Systems: One of the main advantages of the UNI Recirculation Systems is the ability to maintain a perfect environment with superior water quality at a minimum cost. 

Flow through Systems: Flow through is the most common system with various level s of water cleaning. AKVA group offers a wide range of filters, tanks, pipework, feed systems and other land based quality products. 

Feed Systems: The central feed system concept was invented by AKVA group in 1980 and Akvasmart CCS is the most popular and reliable feed system worldwide. 

Integrated Software: The new iControl is designed for optimal control of the processes and activities. Integrated Fishtalk software cover most aspects of production, control and planning as well as budgets and status reports. The system is used for both land based Fish farming and offshore Fish farming operations.

Service and Training: AKVA group offer a regular service visit with equipment control and maintenance, including a useful detailed status rapport. Intensive product training is also offered.

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