AE Global have been awarded the contract for the Design, Fabrication, Installation and Project Management for both Mechanical and Electrical aspects of a new Fermenter project by Otto Simon on behalf of Calysta UK Ltd.

Calysta UK Limited are a division of Calysta (a US Biotech company, www.calysta.com), are to construct and operate a demonstration plant in the UK to manufacture ‘Feedkind™’, a protein product intended as a fishmeal alternative for use in aquaculture and animal nutrition. The process uses gas-fed fermentation to convert methane and key nutrients into the protein product.

This project involves the design, procurement, fabrication, installation, testing and Mechanical & Electrical Completion of all associated pipework, secondary steelwork, platforms, equipment, instrumentation and plant control systems.