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  • Sugar Beet Harvest Simplified with Aire-O2 Tritons - Case Study

    Sugar Beet Harvest Simplified with Aire-O2 Tritons - Case Study

    Overview: Sucrafor, a COSUMAR Groupe sugar beet processing plant in north east (Oriental) of Morocco, designed a wastewater treatment plant to maintain high organic loads through anaerobic, anoxic, and aerated lagoons; as they crush more than ...

  • Case study - Reliable aeration offers foundation for growth and sustainability at Pacific Reef Fisheries

    Case study - Reliable aeration offers foundation for growth and sustainability at Pacific Reef Fisheries

    Overview: Pacific Reef Fisheries (PRF) has been a valued Aeration Industries International (AII) client dating back to 2003. John Moloney, General Manager of PRF and Vice President of the Australian Prawn Farmers Association, has been with PRF ...

  • Singapore: red Tilapia spawns profits

    Singapore: red Tilapia spawns profits

    At this research and commercial farm, freshwater red tilapia (Oreochromis , spp.) is a major product, selling live for a premium price. Harvest size is 600 to 700 grams each, following a six month grow-out period. The senior manager reported, ...

  • Thailand: Successful intensive shrimp farming Thailand

    Thailand: Successful intensive shrimp farming Thailand

    Historically, Thailand is one of the leading shrimp producing countries in the world. And, growing numbers of Thai farmers depend on AIRE-O2® aeration for water quality management. This major Penaeus monodon farm chose the AIRE-O2® aerators, `for ...

  • Indonesia: Opportunity for shrimp aquaculture

    Indonesia: Opportunity for shrimp aquaculture

    Great opportunities exist in shrimp culture in Indonesia due to land availability and ideal climate. Already, this country is one of the largest producers in the world. Many farmers use AIRE-O2® aerators as their `aerator of choice` because the ...

  • Malaysia: Strong demand for ornamentals

    Malaysia: Strong demand for ornamentals

    The ornamental fish cultured at this Malaysian farm are exported primarily to the U.S.A. The average stocking rate in the 100 ponds of varying size is 10,000 pieces. Survival is 70 to 80 percent. Factors such as size, color and species set the ...

  • Jamaica: Tilapia pioneer expands

    Jamaica: Tilapia pioneer expands

    Since 1983, this red tilapia farm has been using AIRE-O2® aerators in its grow-out ponds, which produce millions of pounds of fish per year for the Jamaican market and for export. In a1990 interview, a manager at the farm said, `We have AIRE-O2® ...

  • Minnesota, USA: A challenging climate for fish

    Minnesota, USA: A challenging climate for fish

    Icy winters and hot summers resulted in fish kills at this Minnesota farm raising walleyes, muskellunge, black crappies and northern pike. In winter, ice and snow on the pond’s surface caused dissolved oxygen levels to drop below 5 ppm, stressing ...

  • Colombia: Tilapia venture doubles yields

    Colombia: Tilapia venture doubles yields

    The first red tilapia farm in Colombia, South America gained government approval as a `high priority project` due to its exportation goals. Since its start-up, production rates have doubled with the addition of AIRE-O2® aerators. Stocking densities ...

  • Portugal: P. Japonicus shrimp venture breeds profits

    Portugal: P. Japonicus shrimp venture breeds profits

    An experimental venture into the P. Japonicus shrimp business has yielded good profits. The shrimp’s market prices are four times better than for P. vannamei , more common in Portugal. The owner believes water quality management is critical. He uses ...

  • The air is sweeter at winery

    The air is sweeter at winery

    The angle of operation can be adjusted for the shallow ponds Problem `Crush` season was a challenge for this California vineyard, creating severe wastewater treatment problems. Biological oxygen demand (BOD) loadings peaked at excessive amounts. ...