Alfa Laval has acquired LiftUP, a Norwegian provider of waste extraction systems for fish farms.
Located outdoors Bergen on the west coast of Norway, LiftUP manufactures, sells and installs pumps and cleaning gear for the elimination of dead fish, waste and sludge from open fish cages. เกจวัดแรงดันออกซิเจน compressed waste is stored in tanks that are shipped to a biogas facility, the place it is converted to renewable energy and a high-grade fertilizer.
The LiftUP system enhances Alfa Laval Framo’s AquaStream pumping system which brings up recent low temperature water with high oxygen levels (from around 25m depth) and creates an ideal sea present, offering situations much like deep fjords.
LiftUP, which had revenues of NOK75 million in 2020, will now be part of Alfa Laval’s Pumping Systems enterprise unit within the Marine Division.
“This acquisition is a priceless addition to our sustainable aquaculture portfolio, increasing our offering of fish farming options that increases both the productiveness and economic attractiveness of fish farming solutions while decreasing its influence on the environment,” said Sameer Kalra, president of Alfa Laval’s Marine Division.