AquaBioTech (ABT) is an independent aquaculture, fisheries, biotechnology and environmental testing/research, engineering, consulting, development, and training company with its own dedicated research and marine survey facilities. ABT operates globally, specializing in three main areas: a) aquaculture and fisheries consultancy from resource management and market research to policy development and feasibility, due
diligence studies; b) contracted aquaculture research for feed development, pharmaceutical testing and breeding programmes; c) design and commissioning of land based and marine aquaculture production systems and technologies.
AquaBioTech Group was established in 1998 and currently has 80 full time staff members.
ABT operates 31 wet labs trial rooms with 48 closed recirculation aquaculture system (RAS) from aquarium scale to small commercial production sized systems managed in compliance with the requirements of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP). Trials have been run using various fish species including seabream, seabass, barramundi, trout, and tilapia amongst others. ABT also has excellent experience with the dissemination of highly
technical information, at the direct interface between research and appliance, operating also as a company offering the entire product range of aquaculture technologies and consulting services at the highest international level. The company has been involved in a number of EU research projects in different areas of FP6 and FP7 and H2020 projects and has gained extensive experience with project coordination, exploitation and
commercialisation in the field of aquaculture and related topics.