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FISH FARMING TECHNOLOGY

Tech update Antarctic Endurance

Antarctic Endurance is the name of Aker BioMarine’s latest flagship vessel for krill harvesting, which began its first venture in January earlier this year. The 130-metre long ship is truly a technological marvel, with innovative harvesting technology on-board that ensures Aker BioMarine can quickly and efficiently harvest all the krill they need from the depths of the arctic. The boat cost 1.1 billion NOK (US $118 million) to construct and the cargo can hold an impressive 3,150-tonnes of processed krill, which is then transferred to their supply vessel, La Manche, before being shipped to Uruguay and then to the end customer. www.akerbiomarine.com

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MAY 2019 - International Aquafeed magazine  

MAY 2019 - International Aquafeed magazine