Norconsult offers multi-disciplinary engineering assistance for all types of aquaculture facilities, from traditional open pens, ocean-going steel facilities, to land-based facilities for smolt as well as slaughterhouses.


The expertise ranges from technical analyses to daily operations at the site/plant. In addition, we have leading expertise on closed-containment pens at sea and all type of structural calculations
related to these.

This enables firm expertise in most disciplines necessary for the initiation, planning and implementation of projects in the fisheries & aquaculture industry. From concept development, through regulatory and applications, pre- and detailed projects to fully approved and commissioned facilities, in addition to optimization of all or parts of the
facility, also related to requirements from authorities, including taxonomy. Based on our extensive experience, Norconsult has built up a solid foundation as a leading player both nationally and
internationally when it comes to multi-disciplinary advice.

Our relevant experience on sustainability is based on both environmental and process technical principles and includes all relevant parts of a classification of environmental status both on land and in or on water, treatment solutions according to regulations, as well as knowledge of the EU taxonomy.


Norconsult is in a unique position to support our customers with advice in all phases of a landbased aquaculture project. Norconsult’ s solid expertise, combined with our industrial consultancy expertise, enables us to offer a customer interface for most things that are in demand in a project within fisheries, aquaculture, with a strong focus on the needs of the environment. We have advisors who can help our clients plan and set the right requirements for how the business should develop enabling our specialists to translate this into sound solutions.