aquabioLab
Institution: University of New-Brunswick in Saint-John
Location: Saint-John, New-Brunswick, CANADA
Contact: Dr. Heather HUNT
Habitat: Saltwater
Type of rearing unit: MARINE WET TABLE WITH ECO TYPE BIOFILTRATION MODULE
         
Unit description:
  • REBF Module for approximately 25 kg (feeding at 1%) holding capacity (biofilter activated with salt water bacteria);
  • 99% recirculated water;
  • 1 raceways, self supporting, 1” insulated (8’ x 4’ x 5’’);
  • 2 Swedish tanks, self supporting, 1" insulated (39"x 39" x 16");
  • Degassing column (air intake included) for CO2 removing;
  • Electronic controller and monitoring system: 1 Enviro-monitron® with
    • 1 DO probe,
    • 1 temperature probe,
    • 1 flow detector
    • Temperature and oxygen injection controlled;
  • One pressurised counter-current oxygen saturator;
  • 1 Security package:
    • 1 pressure relief valve,
    • electrical components (pump starter, temperature controller) are housed in NEMA-4 boxes;
  • Air-cooled chiller (1 HP) with titanium heat exchanger controlled by electronic thermostat (+0.3°C).
  • Temperature range (room at 20°C): 10 to 20°C
Mandate: Conception
Fabrication
On-site assembling, commissioning and training
 

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