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FIG. 08 / LOCATION The one of the largest open ocean aquaculture farms in the world is located 8 nautical miles from the Open Blue Hatcheries at Miramar, called Open Sea Farm. The farming operations are fully submerged at depths of up to 250 feet. Situated in a protected no-take zone of 2,500 acres of water.

by: Daniel Kiss

OPEN BLUE HATCHERIES, MIRAMAR

OPEN SEA FARM FIG. 08 / LOCATION

OPEN SEA FARM

8 NM

PANAMA CITY FIG. 05 / LOGISTICS

by: Daniel Kiss & Swadheet Chaturvedi by: Daniel Kiss & Swadheet Chaturvedi

Sea Station can be raised for harvesting or cleaning by filling the spar with air.

FIG. 06 / STRUCTURE

FIG. 06 / STRUCTURE

by: Daniel Kiss

FIG. 05 / LOGISTICS

Fish are raised in their own controlled hatcheries. Then they are transferred into a box and transported to the vessel. Lastly, the fish are made to swim into the pens through a broad pipe which was attached to the pen by the zippers.

FIG. 07 / MOORING SYSTEM

TRADE ROUTE TO USA

AQUACULTURE PLATFORM

Air hose / feeding tube. Surface float 1000 Kg net buoyancy Sea Stations are equipped with zip entries to allow divers access to the cage Cages are attached to a grid of steel wires held in place by multiple anchors. Netting is made from DSM Dyneema - Ultra High Molecular Polyethylene (UHMwPE). It is 15 times stronger than steel on a weight-for-weight basis, 40% stronger than aramid and floats on water. Therefore it is predator proof as well.

FIG. 07 / MOORING SYSTEM

Grid corner Grid line Anchor line

Bridle lines

Anchor chain

Crown lines

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Territorial Formations / Booklet Term 1/ 2018 / Landscape Urbanism / AA school  

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