NZKS Challenge barges

NZKS Aquaculture Operations barges
Client: Challenge Marine
Project Value: $180,000.00
Size of Project Team: Four
Project Duration: Over three years
Lost Time Injuries::0

Project Description
Challenge Marine is a key player in the New Zealand boat building industry. New Zealand King Salmon is the largest producer of Chinook Salmon in New Zealand and the product is exported across the world. Over three years JLE has worked with Challenge Marine on upgrade, refit and new build of three of New Zealand King Salmon’s farm operations barges in the Marlborough Sounds. 

JLE has provided the marine, domestic, data and industrial electrical aspects for these floating farms to function. Integrating Akva fish feeding, compressors, cameras, data logging, cooking, computer, essential services, fire systems, and staff accommodation requirements. JLE Tasman’s service to Challenge Marine and King Salmon continues and covers new builds, emergency calls, facility maintenance, as well as new aquaculture projects.



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JLE is a privately-owned New Zealand industrial and commercial contracting business. leading New Zealand Electrical and Mechanical Contractor, with operating branches in several key locations around New Zealand, Australia and New Guinea.


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