First developmental cooperation between Aquaculture Business Group and Telecommunication Business Group, Mr. Pairach soonweera, Senior Executive Vice President, and Mr. Chaicharoen Limcharoen, Executive Vice President of Charoen Pokphand Food PCL. cooperated with Mr. Panu Techapoonpol, Engineering Expert of Wire and Wireless Co.,Ltd. in automatic hatchery and nursery operations for shrimp and plankton by using computer with water temperature control system, water fill system and liquid feed system, including monitoring and control system through plankton culture.
Therefore, first computer system had been completely installed at Zone A, Tabon Shrimp Hatchery, Ranod District, Songkla Province. The result showed that the amount of shrimp and plankton had risen. This is future technology innovation to support productivity improvement project and energy saving project under Charoen Pokphand policy for reducing production cost clearly. The further plan is now preparing for other hatcheries because this innovation reduced plankton culture time from 4 days to 3 days and reduced workers from 5 people per unit to 2 people per unit.
Translated by Ms. Panpilai Petborom