Seabed mapping provides important information on bottom depths, bathymetrical formations and sediment hardness data.
Current and wave measurements
Precise current and wave measurements are of great importance to any marine site.
Åkerblå categorizes the benthos through performing accredited B- and C-surveys.
The species composition in the sediment can provide important information about the environmental conditions at a site.
These surveys examine the possible effects of aquaculture discharges to the ocean.
Total surveillance program
Åkerblå offers a «total surveillance program».
Analysis of oxygen content, temperature, fluorescence and salinity.
Establishment of marine sites
It is important to focus on correct site allocation and orientation of the “fish farms”.
Any sound pressure level will entail a certain probability for nuisance or disturbance.
Sustainable aquaculture is dependent upon minimal pollution and control of the environmental status. Out consultants perform services that satisfy environmental requirements laid down by government, clients and relevant standards.
Maintenance of a healthy environment with thriving fish requires good planning and execution. The environmental department offers various services to map and monitor the environmental conditions at different aquaculture facilities for the sustainable development of these sites.
Åkerblå offers support, advice and guidance while performing site surveys, site extensions and optimal placement planning of marine structures.
We are accredited to perform environmental surveys and provide expertise directed towards increased operational efficiency and environmentally sustainable aquaculture.