Two young founders are taking a new look at the shrimp farming industry – from 800km above the earth’s surface.
Hogne Andersen, 30, and Mats Heigre, 25, met while studying satellite engineering at university. They are now seeking to use their knowledge of satellite technology to improve the lives of shrimp farmers, by providing them with much better information.
“A company that offers easier access to space by using small satellites is among 13 start-ups taking part in the third mentoring program run by aquaculture accelerator firm Hatch.”
Read the full article here.
We are happy to announce that HATCH Blue is joining Vestlandets Innovasjonsselskap (VIS) as an investor in Dynaspace. Together we will launch aquaculture into orbit! In Dynaspace we believe that space and aquaculture must work together to create a more sustainable future, and we will contribute to this by providing space-data-as-a-service for the aquaculture industry.
We would like to welcome our new space enthusiast, team member and Lead Business Developer, Morten Ansteensen to Dynaspace! Morten is passionate about guiding state-of-the-art technology from laboratorium to market, and has worked with over 20 tech start-up companies on early-stage business strategy.
“It’s a brave team with international ambitions. It’s an innovative solution. It’s high-tech mixed with creativity and “Reodor Felgen”. We also argue that it may be Bergen’s answer to the moon landing”, explains Hilde Indresøvde, the foreperson of the jury and General manager of Incubation and acceleration in Bergen Teknologioverføring AS”
Read more in the linked article.
Read about our founders Hogne and Mats‘ journey from student to gründer and future plans in this University of Bergen (UiB) article (in norwegian).
Dynaspace has received a Premarket Evaluation grant of 100,000 NOK from Innovation Norway! Don’t hesitate to reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in discussing future space opportunities.