Fish​lab's management system is accredited by DANAK in ISO 17025:2017.

Fishlab has 2 different reference methods for processing of Marine, bottom dwelling animals:

- one method is following the guidelines in the international standard ISO 16665:2014 and 
- the other method is following the guidelines in the valid Danish Technical Instruction TA nr. M19.

Fishl​ab will in 2018-2020 participate in a project that involves production of worms containing protein and omega-3 fatty acids for fish feed. Worms will be produced and tested as feed for fish in cooperation with Aller Aqua A/S, Venøsund Fisk og Skaldyr ApS, Maximus/Sashimi Royal and Aarhus University. The project is funded by the Danish Fisheries Agency.


Fishl​ab participated at Larvi 2017: 7th Fish & Shellfish Larviculture Symposium with 3 minipapers and posters:

  • Semi-extensive production of turbot fry fed on copepods
  • A method for automatic monitoring of behavior and growth of fish fry
  • Approaches towards bio-encapsulation of oral vacccines for early stages of aquacultured fish


Fishlabis a proprietor firm owned by Kirsten Engell-Sørensen. Fishlab has assignments in Denmark and worldwide as a partner in the aquaculture sector and in the sector of environmental protection. The company has an extensive collaboration with experts, consulting companies and industries in both fields. We accept interns from educational institutions, such as Business Academy Aarhus, twice a year.

Fishlab has been involved in water quality monitoring, sampling, zooplankton and ichthyoplankton analysis during baseline investigations of salt cavern expansion at Ll Torup, Denmark and also in fish egg and larvae surveys in Fehmarn Belt and the Limfjord as a part of baseline investigations of the Fehmarn Belt Fixed Link.

Fishlab has assignments for the Ministry of Environment of Denmark regarding environmental national surveillance of zooplankton and bottom dwelling animals and registration of data in Denmark's Environmental Portal (WinRambi and STOQ). Fishlab employees has achieved the necessary certificates of updated national DCE intercalibration/courses of bottom dwelling animals (University of Aarhus), HELCOM mesozooplankton intercalibration and NMBAQC zooplankton workshop.

Fishlabis currently involved in projects developing new technology and knowhow in the European aquaculture industry. Fishlab is directly involved in development, management planning, surveillance, training of personnel and day to day fry production of aquaculture enterprises.

See CV's for a full description of experience.​​


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