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20 August 2019

Benchmark wins prestigious Aquaculture Innovation Award

CleanTreat is designed to reduce the environmental impact of chemical based bath treatments and to date the system has purified more than 300,000m3 of treatment water in Norway.

14 August 2019

Appointment of Chief Financial Officer

Septima is expected to commence her new role in November. Mark Plampin will remain with the business until January to ensure an effective transition.

7 August 2019

Seminar: Want to advance your understanding of the key underlying challenges affecting the prosperous outlook for aquaculture?

A seminar focusing on some of aquaculture’s current technical and societal challenges, while also looking ahead to see what emerging risks are beyond the horizon, is being hosted by Benchmark on 20th August. The ‘Aquaculture Fit for the Future’ seminar will take place at the Clarion Hotel during this year’s AquaNor exhibition.

11 July 2019

An important step forward for Streptococcus resistance in tilapia

Benchmark announces the discovery of a significant quantitative trait locus (“QTL”) for Streptococcus iniae resistance.

4 July 2019

Benchmark identified in London Stock Exchange Group’s ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’ 2019 report

The report is a celebration of the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses (SMEs)

4 July 2019

Next era for Advanced Nutrition division

Born from a spin-off of Ghent University in 1983, INVE - Benchmark Advanced Nutrition - recently celebrated 35 years’ service to global aquaculture.

24 June 2019

Exclusive distribution agreement with Acceso El Salvador

The agreement will enable Acceso El Salvador to supply Salvadoran tilapia farmers with high quality tilapia fingerlings, featuring the latest and improved genetics from one of the most advanced tilapia breeding programmes in the world.

19 June 2019

Taking artemia to the next level

Pioneering technologies that create Artemia that can suppress vibrio growth and hatch in the dark have been launched today by INVE Aquaculture, Benchmark’s Advanced Nutrition division, today.

12 June 2019

AquaNor 2019

Benchmark sees multi-disciplinary innovation as key to support sustainable aquaculture

29 May 2019

Opportunity to pursue an independent strategy in Chile

Benchmark announces an update on its joint venture with AquaChile, its Chilean breeding and genetics partner.

23 May 2019

Setting a new Benchmark in salmon egg production

The new production unit, dubbed “the world’s best facility of its kind”, opened its doors to national dignitaries, local families and international delegates from many parts of the world.

14 May 2019

Official opening of Benchmark’s land-based salmon egg production facility

SalmoBreed Salten has the capacity to produce 150 million eggs annually, which is the equivalent of approximately half a million tonnes of harvested salmon

8 May 2019

Benchmark welcomes new Head of CleanTreat to its animal health business

Neil is a veterinary surgeon and has 10 years' experience in the aquaculture industry

4 April 2019

CleanTreat shortlisted for Technical Innovation award

The Technical Innovation Award recognises novel hardware or software that has, or is projected to, improve the performance in any aquaculture sector.