Great Danes

Tech­nol­ogy group main­tains strong pres­ence as mar­ket ex­pands

Fish Farmer - - Aqua Nor preview -

SOME 29 Dan­ish sup­pli­ers to the aqua­cul­ture in­dus­try will be ex­hibit­ing at their coun­try’s na­tional pavil­ion at Aqua Nor. Ac­cord­ing to Martin Winkel, head of the Dan­ish Fish Tech Group, which is or­gan­is­ing the pavil­ion, the strong Dan­ish pres­ence at this

‘Ac­cord­ingly, aqua­cul­ture has ex­panded re­mark­ably in the past decades and will even­tu­ally ex­ceed the tra­di­tional wild catch.

’With Nor­way hold­ing its po­si­tion as the world’s largest ex­porter of salmon, the mar­ket has great po­ten­tial for the Dan­ish aqua­cul­ture sup­pli­ers.’

The Dan­ish Fish Tech Group, part of the Dan­ish Ex­port As­so­ci­a­tion, is the largest Dan­ish sup­plier group (with 92 mem­ber com­pa­nies) to the global

One of the Dan­ish sup­pli­ers ex­hibit­ing at Aqua Nor 2017 is Oxy­mat.The com­pany man­u­fac­tures on-site oxy­gen gen­er­a­tors and agrees that there is great mar­ket po­ten­tial within the aqua­cul­ture in­dus­try.

- in the next 10 years,’ said Jes­per Sjö­gren CEO of Oxy­mat.

sizes in hatch­eries. Big­ger salmon use more oxy­gen and there­fore oxy­gen de­mand in­creases through the sup­ply chain.

’The use of oxy­gen is es­sen­tial dur­ing the trans­porta­tion of salmon by well

The oxy­gen mar­ket will years” 10

boats as well as in var­i­ous pro­cesses to avoid the grow­ing prob­lems with sea lice.’

To meet de­mand, Oxy­mat is launch­ing a new ver­sion of its PSA (Pres­sure Swing Ad­sorp­tion pro­duce oxy­gen on-site, en­sur­ing a higher growth ra­tio in the sea cages or land based tanks.

’Our gen­er­a­tors en­able an un­in­ter­rupted re­li­able source of oxy­gen pro­duced di­rectly at the ex­ter­nal gas sup­pli­ers,’ said Sjö­gren.‘This re­duces costs, and our new Oxy­mat On-site Oxy­gen Gen­er­a­tor re­duces en­ergy con­sump­tion by 40 per cent.’ The Pavil­ion of Den­mark is in Hall C, stand 222 and Hall D, stand 350.

Above: Dan­ish sup­pli­ers.

Op­po­site page: Us­ing the Oxy­mat On-site Oxy­gen can pro­duce oxy­gen di­rectly at the sea cages, mak­ing them ex­ter­nal gas sup­pli­ers

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