Welcome to Ocean On Land Technology, proprietors of the innovative Aquahive solution.


Welcome to Ocean On Land Technology

As one of the world’s leading developers of industry-specific commercial aquaculture systems, Ocean On Land Technology® uses state-of-the-art technology and the latest ergonomic design methods to create a unique and exciting range of products. Providing specialist advice on equipment, feed and protocols, we work with our customers across the globe to innovate and supply best in market, on-land aquaculture farming solutions.

Ocean On Land Technology is proud to include the products of Shellfish Hatchery Systems, including Aquahive®, a market leading hatchery solution for clawed lobsters. Ocean On Land Technology will incorporate this technology in order to expand its product range and to further strengthen its position as a world-class provider of aquaculture solutions.

Ocean On Land Technology, which is part of the Cadman Capital Group, operates worldwide, supplying innovative lobster hatchery solutions for restocking wild lobster fisheries or ongrowing. We specialise in design, construction and installation of turnkey lobster hatchery systems, lobster farming equipment, components and consultancy. Our lobster hatchery solutions team go all the way from development and design to project management, installation and technical support. When in operation, our lobster farming solutions team follow-up with guaranteed, professional supervision and support.

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Our Systems

Ocean On Land Technology is a global company, with systems operating in the United Kingdom (Scotland and England), Norway, Sweden, Denmark, the Netherlands and Canada. Ocean On Land Technology applies intuitive technology in its hatchery system designs, creating an efficient way of farming clawed lobsters.

Our properitary Aquahive system has revolutionised the production of juvenile clawed lobsters and works in parallel with our Broodstock System and Larval Upwellers. This provides customers who wish to rear clawed lobsters, either to support the wild fishery and restore wild stocks, or to further develop plate-sized clawed lobsters for restaurants, with a turnkey solution.

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Through a combination of continuous innovation and the use of high-quality materials, we aim to be the preferred supplier of all hatchery and aquaculture systems to the fisheries, aquaculture and academic sectors, that’s why meeting the individual requirements of each customer is our focus.

Ocean On Land Technology prides itself on:

  • Utilising modern technology to improve hatchery e­fficiency
  • Using unique design to utilise space and reduce footprints
  • Helping to improve seafood sustainability by replenishing wild stocks
  • Protecting the livelihoods of fisherman and fishing communities

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Success Stories

As every project is different and each customer has personalised requirements (space, power, species, seawater access etc.), we first look at what the client wishes to achieve, allowing us to deliver the best possible hatchery solution.

Knowledge Centre

Find advice from our global team of professionals, information on partnerships, answers to frequently asked questions and technical support for all of our products.

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Our key personnel has more than 30 years’ experience with lobster farming and recirculating aquaculture systems, enabling Ocean On Land Technology to offer first-class solutions, tailormade for each individual or group of next generation lobster farming professionals.

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