Our nursery, husbandry & harvesting solutions. Seed, wild catch or nursery:. Collector-cleaning ahead of new settlement. Natural settlement or. Seeding spat from hatchery. Reduce predators like starfish. Gentle & efficient spat-harvesting with minimum stress & breakage.
The SmartUnit for rope-grown bivalves production
The SmartUnit is a complete assembled unit consisting of:
- PE-pipe for buoyancy
- Head-rope with thimbles for easy mooring
Mesh-size and rope thickness according to specific needs
The collector choice
All collectors are custom made according to specific needs and customers specifications. Mesh-size and rope thickness, based on species, planned size at harvesting and site conditions.
Collectors for :
- Spat-collection & nursery of seed (mussels, oysters)
- On-growing mussels
- Seaweed production
For spat production the meshes are normally between 100 mm — 200 mm.
Rope-thickness normally from 14 mm and upwards.