Fish Farm Feeder has just completed construction of a barge, built to feed 28 cages. Its versatile design includes 4 feeding lines and 3 silos. This way it is possible to feed four cages simultaneously, allowing feeding each cage with multiple doses and thus contributing to optimize the FCR and SGR of any species in a fish farm.
This automated feeding system used for fish farming, compared to others offered in the market, belongs to a small size feed barges, but due to its design and capacity to feed the fish in the sea or in a lake, it offers multiple combinations and usefulness.
FFF Barge Technical Data:
- Capacity: 50 Tons
- Overall Length: 16.50 m
- Beam: 8.22 m
- Waves: 4 m
- Software FFF
Fish Farm Feeder is the only manufacturer of feeding systems for finfish and shrimp farms that customises all its automated feeding systems based on the customer’s needs and guaranteeing a return on investment and maximizing production in a fish farm, whether the fish are grown at sea or on land. As in this case, for a salmon customer in Scotland.
- SILOS: 3 silos with total capacity of 80 m3
- MATRIX-SELECTORS: 4 selectors with 8 outlets, Ø 90 mm each. Total 32 outlets
- DOSER: 24 customized augers for each type of feeding, eight intermediate hoppers and 8 rotary hoppers.
- ELECTRICITY: two diesel generators, 100kW each
- CABIN: Control cabin and bathroom
- Optional Components: CRANE – SOLAR PANEL
The FFF 50-tons feed barge, thanks to its design, offers alternative for small and medium sized fish farm producers. It permits to shift from hand-feeding to automated feeding system at an affordable cost and a return on investment less than 3 years.
This feed barge is designed specifically for Salmon feeding, although it can be customized for other species such as Sea Bass, Sea Bream, Tilapia, Trout, etc. For fish farms with bigger production, Fish Farm Feeder can offer feed barges with capacities from 100 tonnes to 400 tonnes.