New software and equipment to support the expansion of Sea Source Processing Ltd (2017)
Awarded funds to purchase new software and fish processing equipment.
Sea Source Processing Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Anglo North Irish Fish Producers Organisation. The company processes fish and shellfish caught by the local fleets (both members and non-members) operating from Northern Irish ports. It’s operations helps to ensure that local fishermen receive an optimal price for their catch.
The award has enabled company to further expand its operations by providing funds towards the purchase of software to computerise and control intake, weighing and despatch within the processing lines. The funds also helped to purchase a prawn dip line, stainless steel weighing scales, stainless steel freezing trolleys and an automatic stripping machine. Additionally funds were provided towards the purchase of a new chiller and small building extension.
This project was financed by Ørsted as an Agreed Donation in return for co-operation of the fishermen during the construction of the Walney Extension offshore wind farm.