February 6th, 2018
Scanship AS, has been awarded a contract with SalMar Settefisk AS at their Follafoss smolt facility. The contract is for the delivery of a Scanship sludge treatment system to separate out biosolids to be used for energy production in a nearby Biogas plant. After the upgrade of the Follafoss facility, SalMar Settefisk AS will be able to increase their smolt production to 20 million a year.
“We are very pleased to be a part of the new sustainable wave in the Aquaculture industry transforming residual waste from fish production into valuable fertilizer products and energy production”, says CEO Henrik Badin.
“This just goes to show that investing in environmental technology helps the industry reach their growth targets in a sustainable way, and at the same time creating future revenue opportunities in circular economy concepts”, Badin adds in a closing comment.