Izar Fene Shipyard in collaboration with Itsazi Aquaculture has developed an OffShore
unit for the breeding, fattening and transport of the bluefin tuna (Thunnus Thynuus). This unit sails at 8 knots, and is able to transport living tunas from the Mediterranean to Japan.
The proposed concept, combines a unique fish farming facility with a modern marine design to produce
an offshore unit capable
of purchasing young Tuna Fish in the selling centres, fattening of 1200 t of
Tuna fish in nine months in hot water areas improving the efficiency of the growing process and travel
to the fish markets delivering the fish at best prices.