Botngaard`s primary focus is the supply of tarpaulins for Aquaculture. The use of tarps have incresed due to a dramatic increase in salmon lice infestations in fish farming facilities. Botngaard’s products are tailormade to the individual locality. Factors as our customers needs, cage size, durability and design are important. This way we can deliver a product that makes the job for the fish farmers as easy as possible. Botngaard aims to become a leading supplier of tarpaulin solutions for the fish farming industry. To this end, the company has established close connections to the fish farming indusrty, other fish farming suppliers, and the strong R&D communities in Central Norway (SINTEF, NTNU). The company has also established a new manufacturing plant in Central Norway (Valsneset in the Municipality of Bjugn) with state-of-the-art machinery. The plant is fully operational as of January 2017. Testing and development will be conducted in collaboration with R&D partners.

Company details

Valsnesveien 262 , Oksvoll , 7165 Norway

Locations Served

Business Type:
Manufacturer
Industry Type:
Agriculture - Aquaculture
Market Focus:
Internationally (various countries)

This company also provides solutions for other industrial applications.
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Botngaard's primary focus is the supply of tarpaulins for Aquaculture. The use of tarps have incresed due to a dramatic increase in salmon lice infestations in fish farming facilities.

Botngaard’s products are tailormade to the individual locality. Factors as our customers needs, cage size, durability and design are important. This way we can deliver a product that makes the job for the fish farmers as easy as possible.

Business concept:

Botngaard will use its expertise and strategic location in Central Norway to develop and market industrial textile products for exacting customers in the fish farming indusrty.

Expertise: Technology, design, sizing.
Location: World's largest fish farming region and Scandinavia's largest R&D
community (Trondheim and Central Norway).

Primary objectives:

  1. Become preferred supplier of industrial textiles (tarpaulins) to the fish farming industry.
  2. Be a leading actor in innovation and product development in collaboration with the R&D communities in Central Norway and the Norwegian fish farming industry.
  3. Maintain local foundation; focusing on creating jobs and benefiting the local community.

Botngaard aims to be the leading player in Norway for the development, production and use of tarpaulin in the aquaculture industry in cooperation with R & D environment in Central Norway.

As evident from our business concept and long-term objectives, extensive product development is a primary focus for us. The combination of owners with a long-term perspective and good relationships with the fish farming industry and R&D communities in Central Norway makes this possible.

The company has worked on developing several product development project in collaboration with Innovation Norway and SINTEF Fisheries and Aquaculture. Several actors in the fish farming industry, other equipment suppliers and R&D communities participate in the projects. Botngaard is invested in several other projects as well.