Consultancy

Date Role Description
May 2020 Project Design and Director
  • Design and construction of a recently awarded contract (phase one) to build a 3,000 metric ton Atlantic Salmon production facility in Europe
  • Target average harvest size of approx. 4 kg in later phase of development. Supply and installation of all RAS related components
2018 Principal Consultant
  • Post-Harvest Processing technology – Value Add Fish fillet Project Singapore.
2018 Collaborator
  • Development of a Cardio-based technology for growing laggards in hatchery farms – A tripartite collaboration with Temasek Poly and National University of Singapore
2018 - 2019 Principal Consultant
  • Design and set-up of a Smart Floating and Closed contained Aquaculture Farm – Jointly with a leading offshore and marine company
2018 Principal Consultant
  • AVA Agri Land tender specification and proposal development for a bio secure hatchery for a leading aquaculture player in Singapore
2018 Principal Consultant
  • Assessment of the Egypt fishery and aquaculture market and made recommendations for client strategic entry into the Egyptian market – 2018
2018 Co Principal Investigator
  • Development of Sustained Micro nutrient delivery system for Fish Feed jointly with a Nanyang Technological University – An APEC related project
  • Post-Harvest Processing technology
2018 Principal Consultant
  • AVA Agri Land tender specification and proposal development for a bio secure hatchery for a leading aquaculture player in Singapore.
2018 Collaborator
  • Development of a Cardio-based technology for growing laggards in hatchery farms
  • A tripartite collaboration with Temasek Poly and National University of Singapore.
2017 to current Principal Consultant
  • Assessment of the Nigerian fishery & Aquaculture industry for the largest fishery feed mill in Nigeria
  • Design and Development of a 2 hectares High Tech Aquaculture facility in Africa
  • Conducted Farmers’ forum for 1,000 over farms with a view to farm’s biosecurity and upgrading through the use of technology in Aquaculture
  • Presentation to Nigerian Fishery Minister and the dept of the fishery on the use of technology and introduction of a possible new culture species in Nigeria.
2017 to current Principal Consultant
  • Providing strategic consultancy and technical support to the largest feed manufacturer in Africa, Ghana – 2017 to current.
2017 Principal Consultant
  • Design and set-up of 1-hectare Bio-secure aquaculture facility which include hatchery, nursery and broodstock holding areas in Malaysia – 2017.
2017 Collaborator
  • Bio marker study on Abalone laggard and Selective Genetics breeding
  • Jointly with Temasek Poly & Oceanus Group
2017 to 2018 Project Design and Director
  • Design, construction and delivery of RAS facility for Hatching, start-feeding, fry, freshwater smolt and post-smolt
  • Total - 12,000 m3 tank volume & 14,000 kg feeding/ per day
  • Grieg Seafood, Finnmark, Norway.
2017 to 2020 Principal Consultant
  • The design and setup of 2-hectare Bio-secure aquaculture facility which include hatchery, nursery, grow-out and brood stock holding areas in Africa./li>
2017 to 2018 Principal Consultant
  • The design and set-up of 2.3 hectares Bio-secure aquaculture facility which include hatchery, nursery and brood stock holding areas in Malaysia.
2016 Principal Consultant
  • Site survey – 220 Acres of disused shrimps raceways and land for possible aquaculture grow-out use. West Malaysia 2016.
2016 Principal Consultant
  • Hybrid Grouper species development and ECO diversity study on endemic species– Malaysia – 2016
2016 to 2017 Project Design and Director
  • Design and construction of 2 x Start-feeding RAS and 5 Smolt RAS.
  • Total production volume of 9,000 m3 and daily peak feeding capacity of 8,500 kg.
  • Delivery of CLEARWATER MBBR biological water treatment technology, tanks etc.
  • Production capacity > 20 million smolt/year (@75 gram) - Marine Harvest (now MOWI) Sayward, BC Canada.
2016 Principal Consultant
  • Design and Setup of Bio Secure Grouper/ Sea Bass Hatchery and Aquaculture farm in Malaysia
2016 Principal Consultant
  • Site survey of 220 Acres of disused shrimps’ raceways and land for possible aquaculture grow-out use.
  • West Malaysia 2016.
2016 to 2017 Project Design and Director
  • Construction of 2x Post-Smolt seawater RAS with a total tank volume of 5,000 m3 and a feeding capacity of 6,000 kg /day.
  • Completed January 2018. - Grieg Seafood AS Trosnavåg, Norway.
2015 to 2017 Collaborator & Technology Partner
  • Use of Hydrocavitation technology for increasing aquaculture harvest yield
  • Jointly with one of the world's largest shrimps’ producer
2015 Project Design and Director
  • Design and delivery of RAS-technology for a pike-perch plant.
  • Total maximum feeding capacity of 735 kg /day. Tropenhaus Frutigen AG Frutigen, Switzerland.
  • Tropenhaus Frutigen AG Frutigen, Switzerland.
2014 to 2016 Project Design and Director
  • Feasibility study, design and project preparation for establishment of 3,750 tons/year production of Barramundi (Lates calcarifer)
  • Denindo Integrated Fishery Industry Pvt. Ltd. Surabaya, Indonesia.
2013 Project Design and Director
  • Design and delivery of biological treatment plant for marine hatchery for yellowtail kingfish; Acuinor SA, Chile.
2013 to 2015 Project Design and Director
  • Design and delivery of RAS-technology for 3 salmon RAS-plants.
  • From fry to smolt – with a standing stock capacity of 20, 135 and 255 tons, respectively.
  • Production capacity > 6 million smolt (150g) - Grieg Seafood Hjaltland Shetland, UK.
2013 to 2014 Project Design and Director
  • Design, construction and commissioning of RAS production plant for 300 tons/year of sturgeon and pike perch; COOP Group, Tropenhaus, Switzerland.
2013 Principal Investigator
  • Design and use of hydrocavitation technology for Sea Bass and shrimps pond culture in Sri Lanka.
2012 Principal Consultant
  • Design of Inland bio secure RAS Hatchery facility in Ipoh, Malaysia.
2012 Principal Investigator
  • Development and setup of Asia first RAS Aqua hub (live seafood holding logistic hub) in Jurong Cold Hub One, Singapore.
  • A joint development with CWT Fresh (Part of CWT Group).
2012 to 2013 Project Design and Director
  • Director Design and delivery of complete RAS farming- and exhibition plant for production of 100 tons sturgeon plus caviar production
  • Tropenhaus Frutigen AG Frutigen, Switzerland.
2012 to 2013 Project Design and Director
  • Design and delivery of 2 complete RAS-plants for salmon smolt with standing stock capacities of 12 and 70 tons, respectively.
  • Delivery of salmon hatchery for up to 4 million per year fry and smolt - Icicle Seafoods (American Gold Seafood) Seattle, USA.
2012 to 2014 Project Design and Director
  • Feasibility study, design and project preparation for establishment of 3,000 tons/year production of the hybrid catfish, Claresse
  • Indoalgae Akuakultur Pvt. Ltd. and Danida development Program, Jakarta, Indonesia.
2011 to 2013 Project Design and Director
  • Design, construction and commissioning of salmon RAS plant for up to 1,600 tons/year production of super smolt or large salmon
  • Grieg Seafood Finnmark AS, Lebesby, Norway.
2011 to 2012 Project Design and Director
  • Design, construction and delivery Turn-key design and delivery
  • 3 x salmon smolt RAS-plants for 2 x 120 kg & 1 x 160 tons standing stock
  • Grieg Seafood Finnmark (phase 1), Norway.
2011 Principal Investigator
  • On site investigation on possible conversion of existing shrimp culture ponds for food fish grow-out in Pahang, Malaysia.
2011 Principal Investigator
  • Development of live support system (RAS) for shipping containers for the shipping of live sea food (sea to land) with APL (part of NOL Shipping Group) one of the world’s top shipping company.
  • . The project successfully research, designed and developed an enclosed automated recirculation water filtration and treatment system for incorporation into APL’s Live reefer container.
2011 Project Director
  • Technical farm audit for the world’s largest Aquaculture farm (China) spanning more than 300 km.
2010 to 2011 Project Design and Director
  • Design and construction of two turn-key salmon RAS-plants for 2 x 70 tons standing stock in 2,280 m3 production volume.
  • Production capacity of 8 million smolt/year. Maximum daily feeding capacity of 2,950 kg
  • Marine Harvest (now MOWI), Phase II Sayward, BC Canada.
2010 Project Director
  • Development of a Fully automated and online monitoring of water conditions for aquaculture farms
  • Horiba Instruments & Bio X Pte Ltd
2010 Co-Principal Investigator
  • Development of Multiple storey land
  • based food-fish breeding system (RAS) with Surbana Technologies
  • This project leverages off high intensity vertical fish farming as an "engineering" solution to solve this issue.
2009 to 2011 Project Design and Director
  • Design, construction, delivery and commission of 2 salmon smolt RAS-plants with standing stock capacities of 12 and 70 tons respectively.
  • Hatchery Production capacity - 2.5 million per year fry and smolt - Salmar AS Follafoss, Norway.
2009 to 2010 Project Design and Director
  • Design and construction of salmon hatchery for 2.5 million 75g smolt/year; 90 tons standing stock capacity for salmon smolt RAS-plant
  • Grieg Seafood AS Trosnavåg - Phase 1, Norway.
2009 to 2011 Principal Investigator
  • Ministry of National Development (MND) Research Fund Grant on “Ecological Land Based Aquaculture- Farming of food fish in Urban environment”.
  • Multi-million-dollar MND grant to fully develop a high intensity & high yield aquaculture RAS farming system using minimum space and labour through the integration of people, technology and business system - Singapore.
2008 to 2009 Project Design and Director
  • Design and delivery of salmon smolt plant with 15 tons standing stock capacity - Lakeland Smolt Ltd.Argyll, Scotland
2007 to 2008 Project Design and Director
  • Design, construction and delivery of a RAS salmon smolt plant for 70 tons standing stock - Grieg Seafood AS Lebesby, Norway.
2000 to 2003 Project Design and Director
  • Design and construction of commercial ornamental coral fish hatchery;
  • Agatti Island - Lakshadweep Islands group, West Indian Ocean, Lakshadweep Development Corporation and Aquaculture, Advanced Systems Pte Ltd. India.
1998 to 2001 Project Design and Director
  • Construction and management of salmon hatchery for up to 7.5 million fry and smolt.
  • This is the world´ s first commercial RAS plant for commercial smolt production.
  • Kinloch Damph Pvt. Ltd, Lochcarron, Scotland.
1997 to 2000 Project Design and Director
  • Design and dimensioning of combined land-based RAS and net cage lake production of catfish and Tilapia - Kalani Industries Pte Ltd, Gujarat State, India.
1993 to 1998 Project Design and Director
  • Design, construction and management of combined hatchery, nursery and off-shore net-cage production of 1,500 tons/year of marine fish species (Indian Seabass, groupers, mullets);
  • Shilpi Construction Ltd./MDEPA/SCICI, Port Blair, South Andaman, India.
1990 to 1992 Project Design and Director
  • Design, implementation and management of commercial marine fish hatchery for turbot, seabass and seabream; Kroonborg Hatchery A/S, Denmark.
1988 to 1989 Project Design and Director
  • Dimensioning and design of hatchery, nursery and net-cage production of 500 tons/year gilthead seabream, Marcultivos al Andaluz, Granada, Spain.
1988 to 1989 Project Design and Director
  • Dimensioning and design of hatchery, nursery and net-cage production of 500 tons/year gilthead seabream, Marcultivos al Andaluz, Granada, Spain.
1988 Project Design and Director
  • 47.Design, co-investment and implementation of marine hatchery for production of turbot fingerlings, Mannin Seafarms, Isle of Man.
1984 Project Design and Director
  • 48.Design, implementation and management support for salmonid off- shore net-cage farm for 600 tons/year, Agersø Havbrug A/S.
1983 to 1988 Project Design and Director
  • 49.Design, co-investment and implementation of marine hatchery, nursery and RAS plant for 140 tons/year production of European seabass and gilthead seabream, Nesset Seafarm AS, Norway.
1983 Project Design and Director
  • Design, implementation and management support for salmonid off- shore netcage farm for 500 tons/year, Sejerø Havbrug A/S.
1980 to 1983 Project Design and Director
  • Implementation of two production plants at 2 power stations for salmonid species, turbot, European seabass and gilthead seabream in power plant cooling water; Technical Council and Ministry of Education, Denmark.
2019 Principal Consultant
  • Township planning infused with Self-sustained Aquaculture Hub in Asian Country
  • 2,000 hectares
  • Providing strategic consultancy and technical support to one of the leading REITS players in Asia
2017 Principal Consultant
  • Assessment of the Vanuatu fishery & Aquaculture industry at the invitation of the Trade Commissioner of Vanuatu and submitted a proposal for the development of the Aquaculture industry in Vanuatu.
2018 Principal Consultant For an end to end aquaculture entity in Asia – From hatchery to post harvest processing which include :

  • Setup of bio secure hatchery, nursery and grow-out facility
  • Post-harvest Processing which include the recycling and processing of discarded fish head, bones and guts for fish meal protein and fish feed production.
2016 Principal Consultant
  • Land-Based Aquaponics farm that is powered entirely by Solar Energy (Singapore & Malaysia) – An APEC project.
2011 Project Director
  • Technical farm audit completed for the world’s largest Aquaculture (China) spanning more than 300 km.
2011 Principal Consultant
  • Design of Inland biosecure Hatchery facility in Ipoh, Malaysia.
2011 Principal Investigator
  • Investigation on the possible conversion of existing shrimp culture ponds for food fish grow-out in Pahang, Malaysia.
2009 Principal Investigator
  • MND Research Fund Grant on Ecological Land-Based Aquaculture – Farming of food fish in an urban environment”. Multi-million dollar MND grant to fully develop a high intensity & high yield aquaculture farming system using minimum space and labour through the integration of people, technology and business system.
2005 Project Director
  • Led the application and final POC set up in China for a Genetically Modified Fish species from the USA.
2005 Project Director
  • Expansion of Leading Shrimp Broodstock producer’s presence into China, Vietnam, Thailand, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia and Korea. Today, this company is one of the world’s leading shrimp brooder producers.
2010 Co-Principal Investigator
    Development of Multiple storey land-based food-fish breeding system with Surbana Technologies. This project leverage off high-intensity vertical fish farming as an “engineering” solution to solve this issue.
2012 Principal Investigator and Project Director
  • Development and setup of Asia first Aquahub (live seafood holding logistic hub) in Jurong Cold Hub One, Singapore. Joint development with CWT Fresh (Part of CWT Group).
2013 Principal Investigator
  • Design and use of hydrocavitation technology for Sea Bass and shrimps pond culture in Sri Lanka.