Germany

Window for Ice Storage Tank

Hydrosight just finished a underwater viewing window. The window will be used in an Ice Storage Tank in the basement of a building in Hamburg, Germany. The building will be used as a student residence for the nearby university. Our client, HochTief AG, is the largest construction company in Germany. About the window: The medium… Read more »

Window for Fish Pond

The north east of Germany is a popular summer holiday location. The bundesland Mecklenburg-Vorpommern has a lot of unspoiled nature and lots of beaches at the baltic sea. The Ozeaneum, Germany’s biggest aquarium, is located here in the town of Stralsund. The Tierpark Ueckermünde is located to the east of Stralsund. The Tierpark is a… Read more »

Submarine Windows for University

Hydrosight is sponsoring the University Rhine-Waal in Kleve‘s Ocean Technology group, financially, but also technically. Together with a partner Hydrosight plans to deliver the curved dome submarine window, for its latest experimental submarine INIA. Update The submarine has been sucessfully used in the subrace competition in GB in the summer of 2014.

Aquanale 2013 in Cologne

Hydrosight has been exhibiting on Aquanale Swimmingpool Trade Fair in Cologne (Köln) this year. The exhibition has taken place Oct 22nd to 25th 2013. Thanks for those who have visited us. Special thanks to Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Technologie (BMWi) for the support.

Wave Pool

The Fraunhofer Institute vor Marine Biotechnology with its 100 staff members should move to a new site early 2015. The new building will be in the center of the Lübeck university campus. The Fraunhofer-Institute will be build according to Berlin architects Müller-Reimann. Aquaria and wave pools will be part of the complex. Hydrosight is involved… Read more »

Underwater in the Alpes

Hotel Seeblick is located in Germany’s mountaneous Allgäu region. When renovating their pool in 2012, the management decided to include an underwater window. As a vinyl linered pool was chosen, the installation of the underwater window was especially easy. Hydrosight provided a window of type pressure flange. The installation of the window was performed by… Read more »

Oceanographic Museum Opened

The Baltic port of Stralsund is a Unesco World Heritage Site. The new Oceanographic Museum is to be built on the waterfront of the historic city center. The proposed design for the new museum is an open structure literally flooded from all sides by both people and light, similar to the way that the stones… Read more »

Largest Acrylic Aquarium in Cylindrical Shape

The AquaDom in Berlin, Germany, is a 14 meter tall cylindrical acrylic glass fish tank with built-in transparent elevator. It is located in Berlin-Mitte, in the DomAquarée complex, which also contains a hotel, offices, a restaurant, and the aquarium Sea Life Center. The AquaDom was opened in December 2003. It cost about 12.8 million euros…. Read more »