The experts in upgrading farm infrastructure

Good containment is not just about purchasing the best possible equipment, but also ensuring that it is well maintained and regularly upgraded whenever required, says fish pen manufacturer Fusion Marine. The Argyll-based company has been busy supplying salmon pens and other equipment to several Scottish and Irish farm sites over the past year, including ‘upcycling’ [...]

2018-01-29T13:46:23+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|News, Triton|

Fusion Marine office move will boost European Science Park at Dunbeg

As the company continues to grow, Fusion Marine is moving its administration office from Barcaldine to new modern facilities at Malin House at the European Science Park in Dunbeg. The move will enable Fusion Marine to benefit from the synergies created by being part of the cluster of scientific expertise at Dunbeg, aiding in aquaculture [...]

2017-07-13T16:55:28+00:00 May 31st, 2017|News|

Rare duck set to benefit from Fusion Marine nesting rafts

One of Scotland’s rarest breeding ducks looks set to benefit from specially constructed floating nesting rafts manufactured by Fusion Marine. In the UK, common scoters (Melanitta nigra) breed in only a handful of freshwater lochs in the northern Highlands and it is hoped that the supply of these two nesting rafts will provide safe new [...]

2017-07-13T16:55:22+00:00 May 15th, 2017|News, Pontoon|

Proven performance results in new order for Fusion Marine salmon pens

The proven performance and reliability of Fusion Marine equipment in demanding offshore marine environments has resulted in Loch Duart Ltd placing a major order for Triton salmon pens for their exposed sea site at Lochmaddy, North Uist. The contract for 12 Triton 400mm 80m circumference pens and net support wheels follows on from a previous [...]

2017-07-13T16:55:14+00:00 February 23rd, 2017|News, Oceanflex|

New pontoon extension provides boost for local community

A new extension to a landing pontoon in Loch Fyne, Argyll, will boost the versatility of the facility and deliver further benefits to the local community of Strachur. The upgrade, which will provide additional mooring space, received valuable support from The Scottish Salmon Company (SSC) who provided facilities at its nearby Cairndow base to enable [...]

2017-07-13T16:55:09+00:00 June 15th, 2016|News, Pontoon|

Upcycling of decommissioned salmon pens delivers access pontoons for Marine Harvest Scotland

Marine Harvest Scotland, working in partnership with Fusion Marine, has over the last four years recycled more than a kilometre of flotation pipe from old salmon pens for use in the construction of marine access pontoons for their farm sites. The recent delivery by Fusion Marine of a 121m pontoon for the Maclean’s Nose seawater [...]

2017-07-13T16:55:06+00:00 June 2nd, 2016|News, Pontoon|

Unique new flotation system for offshore mussel farm delivers optimum performance

A unique new mussel farm flotation system jointly developed by Offshore Shellfish Ltd and Fusion Marine Ltd for use in exposed sea sites is now in successful operation and already helping to produce high quality, fast growing mussels. Offshore Shellfish Ltd (OSL) is the first company in Europe to install a large scale, rope grown [...]

2017-07-13T16:55:00+00:00 May 16th, 2016|News, Offshore Mussel Float|

Scottish Sea Farms £900k order for new Fusion Marine salmon pens

A major £900,000 order from Scottish Sea Farms (SSF) for Fusion Marine salmon pens will ensure its new Westerbister site in Orkney is equipped with the latest state-of-the-art containment technology. The order for 16 Triton 450 pens and associated equipment reinforces the close working relationship between SSF and Fusion Marine, which stretches back more than [...]

2017-07-10T20:15:19+00:00 May 4th, 2016|News, Triton|