Nofima is Europe’s largest institute for applied research within the fields of fisheries, aquaculture and food. Nofima is a business oriented research group and provides in cooperation with business actors and their professional organisations, research and solutions at an international level which give a competitive edge throughout the value chain.
The Nofima Research Infrastructures open for Access in the AQUAEXCEL project are:
- National Cod Breeding Centre (NCBC), Tromsø : This facility is designed for an efficient production of a large number of cod families, and for the production of high quality cod eggs independent of season. For more detailed information, please click here.
- Averøy Research Station, Averøy: The main concept at the Nofima Averøy Research Station is to carry out controlled trials under natural conditions, similar to those at commercial fish farms.
- Nofima Centre for Recirculation in Aquaculture (NCRA), Sunndalsøra] : The Nofima Centre for Recirculation in Aquaculture (NCRA) carries out research on recirculation on a broad basis. Experiments in the areas of fish nutrition, physiology and welfare are central in this facility.
Bendik Fyhn Terjesen
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Institution Website: http://www.nofima.no