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By Odd-Ivar Lekang

As aquaculture maintains to develop at a quick speed, figuring out the engineering at the back of aquatic creation amenities is of accelerating significance for all these operating within the undefined. Aquaculture engineering calls for wisdom of the various normal elements of engineering comparable to fabric expertise, development layout and development, mechanical engineering, and environmental engineering. In this comprehensive e-book now in its moment version, writer Odd-Ivar Lekang introduces those rules and demonstrates how such technical wisdom may be utilized to aquaculture systems.Review of the 1st version: 'Fish farmers and different team of workers curious about the aquaculture undefined, providers to the fish farming enterprise and architects and brands will locate this booklet a useful source. The booklet may be a huge addition to the cabinets of all libraries in universities and examine associations the place aquaculture, agriculture and environmental sciences are studied and taught.'Aquaculture Europe'A helpful publication that, with a bit of luck, will motivate successors that attention extra on hot water aquaculture and on large-scale mariculture similar to tuna farming.'Cision

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However, continuous adjustment of speed in pumps is difficult in practice. c. motors is quite complicated and expensive. 22). If, for instance, the normal frequency of the electricity is 50 Hz, reducing it to 40 Hz will reduce the speed of the motor, which will reduce the water flow out of the pump but maintain the head. c. frequency can affect the pump motor; if it is reduced too much, the motor will stop and may be destroyed. The same thing can happen if the frequency is increased to above 50 Hz.

This process may be carried out by a blunt heating mirror or by electrofusion. Water Transport 13 pipe parts which are then screwed together. To obtain a completely watertight connection a ­gasket is placed between the parts before they are screwed together. A union is a very easy pipe ­connection to separate. It is always desirable to have some ­non-permanent connections because sometimes it is necessary to separate the pipeline for m ­ aintenance and exchange of equipment. The ability to exchange pipes and pipe parts in the water department of a fish farm must also be considered because of the need to allow for possible increase in farm production and also because of the constant requirement for modernization of equipment.

22). If, for instance, the normal frequency of the electricity is 50 Hz, reducing it to 40 Hz will reduce the speed of the motor, which will reduce the water flow out of the pump but maintain the head. c. frequency can affect the pump motor; if it is reduced too much, the motor will stop and may be destroyed. The same thing can happen if the frequency is increased to above 50 Hz. The disadvantage of this system is that frequency regulators are quite expensive and some energy loss occurs during frequency transformation.

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