Al-Qalzam Sea Global Company is a Saudi Arabian multi marine company that deals with marine trade, Shipping, Navigation Services, Cargo, Oil Trading, Fisheries, Aquaculture and Support services. Al-Qalzam Sea Global Company’s headquarter is located in Jeddah – Saudi Arabia.
Al-Qalzam Sea Global Company’s vision is to establish a complimentary type of a project that produces variety of top quality aquatic products in a remote area with limited natural resources. Also to provide jobs for young nationals of both sexes (males and female) and have them well trained by specialized expertise from all over the world. This will help in poverty elevation by establishing jobs near small villages as well as reducing immigration to large cities. The high value healthy products will contribute to the local and international seafood markets, and to develop an economically viable and environmentally sustainable aquaculture systems for marine fishies.
Al-Qalzam Sea Global Co.’s on-shore aquaculture facilities include hatcheries, nurseries, pre-fattening units, on-growing ponds, R&D center. Also the following facilities will be established on-shore area: Treatment Area: Located at the southwestern part of the site. This area will be planted with mangrove trees, Macro-algae, Sea weeds. This area also will be used to produce Sea cucumber, oysters and clams. As well; the on-shore project will incorporate Marine Aquaponic unite: This system will be adapted on the company’s site as well in order to produce seaweed and marine fish species in the same facilities. Caviar: The company is intending to produce caviar through a joined venture project with other global companies to full fill the local market demand and to export the production to the world fish markets.
Al-Qalzam Sea Global Co.’s off-shore aquaculture facilities incorporate the following: - Floating cages: in the intermediate area: Located in between the natural barriers that work as wave breakers providing protection for the cages; where water depth ranges between 20-40 meters. - Capturing Fish & Shrimp Boats - Marina: In front of the coastal line at the southern end of the project, for the fiberglass fishing boats to land. Hydraulic mechanism will be installed to transfer the captured fish directly to the processing unit. The cage farmed fin fishes will be transferred to the processing unit sharing the same transfer mechanism facility.
The main production will be several fin-fish species in the flouting cages and shrimp in the on-shore pond.