We pride ourselves as the leader in Africa with Sustainable Modular Aquaponic systems which we manufacture and roll out via our Distribution network across Africa and mainly through Aquaponics Direct the specialist retail aquaponic shop outlets.
This small sustainable aquaponic unit called the Lappies™ unit has been awarded a world Gold Medal (International Science Expo – for design and business concept. Tunisia 2018) Also Finalist for the Better Together Award – Climate change Indaba
The unit is modular and fit on a 3×3 footprint and can feed a Family of 4-6 People sustainably.
Many studies have been done on the unit and a Master’s degree in co-Publishing was done in 2019 on the working and success of the Unit
The La Pieus Aqua Consulting team offers a comprehensive technical design and planning package to all clients. We evaluate the site conditions and relevant business prospects and offer a variety of system options and adaptations before finalising the optimal design. Following are the list of services available in the planning stage:
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We will consult and advise you on your proposed venture be it either Aquaponics or Aquaculture system or even if you want to fine tune an existing system.
With our consulting service we can offer wealth and or practical advice and guidance.
By involving La Pieus Aqua from the start, we can help link the systems and plans together. We provide comprehensive top-of-the-line Technical and electronic Smart solutions to our clients.
With our in-house design team with 28 years of electronic design background we offer of the top of the range technological solutions.
Sales and support of technological solutions in aquaculture markets.
We implement special step by step SOP`s for planning and maintaining the balance of the entire system by keeping the fish and plant population in sync through the cycles of seeding and harvest. For this purpose, it becomes essential for all our prospective clients to understand the various steps involved in successful planning, implementation, managing and troubleshooting of a healthy Aquaponic or Aquaculture system. We offer a comprehensive on-site mentorship and project supervision program as part of our services, for maintenance personnel and project owners. Remote support after commissioning is also made available to all projects as requested.
As the only private institute in South Africa accredited by two universities as research facility we have done and will do more extensive research on various aspect of Aquaponics and Aquaculture.
Research and development has been done since 2017
La Pieus Aqua is a front runner in the development and manufacturing of new products and customisation for the industry as well as individual clients
We listen carefully to the needs of the industry and the individual clients and then conceptualise and finally commercialise the product. (Stage-gate model)
All products go through an intense testing phase and are more than often used by ourselves over time to establish durability and gather data for accurate implementation.
Our emphasis are on technology driven products and products that will save time, money and optimise production and better space and friendlier environment.