Poema del Mar Aquarium
MAT LSS was awarded to provide the Life Support Systems to Poema del Mar Aquarium (Poem of the Sea). Christoph Kiessling, Vice President of Loro Parque & Siam Park, Erdem Akartepe Vice President & Vassilis Sklavounos Global Sales Director of MAT LSS sealed the deal of the contract last Friday. MAT LSS will design, manufacture, supply, install & commission the Aquarium Filtration Systems (AFS) at Poema del Mar Aquarium.
The new aquarium is being built in the port area of Las Palmas, (Gran Canaria, Spain) and will be one of the most impressive aquariums in the world, and definitely the most energy efficient and Eco-friendly in Europe. The project will be completed in late 2016 and is expected to have around 500,000 visitors per year. The total water volume of the aquarium is going to be 9,000,000 ltrs and it will host about 350 species of fish, sharks, amphibians and other animals. The wonderful public aquarium facility will host more than 40 exhibits. Read more about the Poema del Mar Aquarium and see video renderings of the interior and exterior area here.