CIMC group

The founders of Ocean Aquafarms have been working with Yantai CIMC Raffles Offshore (a CIMC Group company) for over 12 years on the building of complex offshore rigs for the oil and gas industry. The cooperation has focused on Norwegian compliant solutions where the best of Norwegian design and technology has been transferred to China. CIMC has been the shipyard of choice for the last 10 years. Through various projects on semi-submersible drilling rigs for harsh environments, the parties have developed a good understanding of how to cooperate and link Norwegian expertise with Chinese construction competence.

Kongsberg Maritime

The team behind Ocean Aquafarms has been working closely with Kongsberg Maritime for more than 10 years in the oil and gas industry. Kongsberg Maritime delivers products and systems ideally suited for the harsh environment of open ocean aquaculture and marine farming where fish farms are moved some distance offshore. Kongsberg Maritime is the selected partner for all the automation solutions and power systems, and their unique expertise is an important contribution to the aquaculture industry.



Ocean Aquafarms works closely with other key industry partners in the aquaculture business.  These companies offer the Hex Box concept unique expertise and experience.

  • Global Maritime for the concept engineering of the fish farm design
  • Ocean Services to manage and support the project
  • North Sea Rigs to provide technical, project management and site management expertise for the building phase
  • Blue Planet for specialist advice
  • Aqua Knowledge (part of Mørenot Group) for technical assistance