Bioscanner Fish Counter

Highly Accurate and Gentle Treatment of Fish

Bioscanner Fish Counter

Fish of all species are counted stress free and remain in water at all times. The Bioscanner is highly accurate and can be utilized with fish from 3g to 6kg. Accurate information on the number and size of farmed fish is very important in modern aquaculture. Biomass data on the fish in tanks and pens makes it possible to monitor production and facilitates management and planning. The Bioscanner has been counting fish worldwide since first introduced in 1984 and is the standard in the automated counting of live fish.



  • Accurate information on the number of fish in sea cages, ponds, tanks and raceways
  • Exact deliveries of smolt and when harvesting
  • Lower manpower costs and higher efficiency
  • The number of fish in each size group (when used in conjunction with graders)
  • Accurate feeding quantities and proper medical dosages
  • Safer ground for insurance assessment


  • Accuracy: 99-100%
  • Flexibility – fish size from 3g to 6kg
  • Up to 60,000 fish per hour @ 3g
  • Gentle treatment – fish in water at all times
  • Easy to use
  • 2-year guarantee 

Bioscanner, Pico and Pipeline Counters Comparison Table

 BioscannerPico 2.5"Pico 4"Pico 6"Pipeline Counter
Fish Size3g - 6kg0,003g - 3g0,003g - 10g0,01g - 30g10g - 10kg
Capacity16.000 fish/hr (50g)100.000 fish/hr (1g)160.000 fish/hr (1g)240.000 fish/hr (1g)45.000 fish/hr ( 50g)
WeightControl unit 7kg
Scanner unit 3kg
45kg50kg85kgScanner frame 6kg
DimensionsControl unit
35 x 28 x 17cm
Scanner unit
25 x 10 x 35cm
70 x 50 x 130cm70 x 50 x 130cm70 x 50 x 130cmScanner frame
45 x 45 x 35cm
Counting widthN/A110 x 18mm 250 x 41mm375 x 61mm260mm
Power Supply110/220V110/220V110/220V110/220V110/220V
AP/ Remote MonitorNoYesYesYesNo
Size EstimateNoNoNoNoNo
Technical SupportYesYesYesYesYes
Customer DesignN/AYesYesYesN/A
WarrantyTwo yearsTwo yearsTwo yearsTwo yearsTwo years



The Scanner Unit “sees” the fish as they pass through the V-Channel, counts them and relays data to the Control Unit.

  • Dimensions: 25 cm x 10 cm x 35 cm (10″ x 4″ x 14″)
  • Weight: 3 kg (7 lbs)
  • Connector lead 15 m (45 ft) standard length, multiples of this through end-to-end connection
  • Waterproof (IP 67)

Regulates the flow of fish and water and separates the fish, making it possible to count them.

V-Channel 1

For counting small and medium sized fish, 3g – 750g.

V-Channel 3

For counting medium sized to big fish, 500g – 6kg.


The Control Unit gathers and displays data from the scanners.

  • Multi Display Unit with 4 inputs
    – Dimensions: 26 x 16 x 12cm
    – Weight: 1kg
    – Mains voltage: 220V or 110V, 50/60 Hz as standard or
    – Can be connected from 1 to 4 scanner units
    – Waterproof (IP 66)

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+354 595 3010

Akralind 4, 201 Kópavogur


Akralind 4
201 Kópavogur
Tel (+354) 595 3000


VAKI focuses on fish counting and size estimation. The feature all our products have in common is that they offer the user accurate information to facilitate planning and decision making. They also raise the level of automation and contribute towards increased efficiency.