Seawave Fisheries Ltd
was established in 1995 and operates in the fish-farming
sector. The company followed rapid growth and today is
positioned among the four major fish farming companies in
Cyprus. It operates in the area of Vasiliko/ Zygi at the
Southern coast of Cyprus.
Currently, the Company operates twenty-five cages. Ten of these
cages have capacity of 180,000 fish each, whereas the rest
fifteen cages have capacity of 90,000 fish each. The current
capacity of the company is
estimated at about 700 tonnes (sea-bream/ sea-bass).
The Company has fifteen (15) employees in the production field,
whereas another seven (7) are employed at sales. A number of
specialists are employed in the fields of fish-stock monitoring,
quality control, equipment upgrade/ maintenance, and production
planning and control. A continuous upgrade in equipment is
followed, such as cars, boats, lifting equipment, etc. Diving
personnel continuously attends courses for safe diving practices.
packaging facility is about to be completed soon,
which will comply with all food quality and hygiene
specifications as these are set by National and European law.
This site will also accommodate the Company’s head-offices.
Seawave Fisheries Ltd has a strong
Development orientation. Currently,
the Company acts as a coordinator for the research project:
Operational models for process optimisation in Cyprus’ fish
farming industry, partially funded by the Cyprus Research
Promotion foundation. Project consortium, apart from Seawave
Fisheries, comprises of Frederick Institute of Technology,
Cyprus, and National Technical University of Athens, Greece.
Additionally, the Company has led another research project
relating to new fish species introduction (Siganus Rivulatus).
The Company also participates in the
European Aquaculture Technology Platform (www.EATPnet.eu).