Consultancy Services

Algal Process Design and Consultancy

Varicon Aqua is able to offer a wide range of algal process design and consultancy services tailored toward client needs. Our work can draw from over 20 years of extensive experience as a leading technology and consumable supplier within the aquaculture and algae industries. 

Typical consultancy projects include aspects of the following:

  • Market Research: including current and emerging market sizes for pharmaceutical, cosmaceutical and nutraceutical sectors.
  • Feasibility Studies: for both pilot and industrial scale facilities, in sectors including ranging from waste treatment to high value applications.
  • Plant Design: from a basic system overview, mass and energy balancing to fully specified plant equipment for commercial production.
  • Cost Modelling: including full techno-economic analysis, assessments of CAPEX, OPEX and projected ROI.
  • Business Plan Development: Using the findings from plant design and cost modelling to generate an investable business plan for your algal project.
  • Optimisation Strategies: including insight into the latest bioprocessing philosophies as applied to algae cultivation.
  • Critical Assessment: technology appraisals, reviews and bench-marking of production platforms and processes.

Contact us and we can facilitate a discussion with one of our bioprocess experts to help scope our your requirements.