Logistics Challenges to Offshore/High Energy Co-Location of Aquaculture & Energy Industries

2022-07-14T08:15:38+10:00July 7th, 2021|

The development of new and co-located offshore/high energy aquaculture and energy businesses requires an integrated approach to managing their supply chains. This research project, through systematic literature review and applying the Supply Chain Operations Reference (SCOR) model, will develop [...]

Developing a Policy and Regulatory Research Plan for Australia’s Emerging Blue Economy

2022-07-14T08:15:51+10:00July 7th, 2021|

Establishing a strategic policy and regulatory research agenda is paramount to develop appropriate frameworks that are fit for purpose and provide confidence for the aquaculture and renewable energy sectors to operate. By drawing on a systematic literature review, survey [...]

Kelp Aquaculture Scoping Study

2022-07-14T08:17:30+10:00July 7th, 2021|

This project aims to determine opportunities and priorities for seaweed aquaculture projects within the BE CRC. It has two main components: engagement with stakeholders (industry, research, NGOs) to determine their need, opportunities and the potential for seaweed aquaculture, including [...]

OES Study on the energy requirements of offshore aquaculture as a market for OE

2022-07-14T08:19:23+10:00July 1st, 2021|

The Australian Blue Economy Cooperative Research Centre (BECRC) and the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) have investigated the energy requirements of the offshore aquaculture industry and considered the feasibility of co-locating offshore aquaculture with ocean renewable energy (ORE) as [...]

Use of Image Recognition Technology to Mitigate Impacts of Marine Wildlife on Aquaculture

2022-07-14T08:20:27+10:00October 7th, 2020|

As aquaculture continues to expand and move offshore, interactions between aquaculture and marine wildlife will continue to increase. New methods, therefore, are needed to manage interactions between aquaculture and problematic marine species. Objectives Review ways in which jellyfish, which [...]