The Oregon State University Seafood Lab makes available the use of its faciities for research and product development and testing.  The attached file outlines our current service fees.

If you have any question concerning fees, please contact Christina DeWitt, director of the facility.

Rates:

Current rates* can be found at OSU Fees Online

  1. Step 1. Select External Fees if you are not a part of Oregon State University
  2. Step 2. Select:
    • Unit = Agricultural Experiment Stations
    • Department = COMES - Astoria

Services:

Pilot Plant Use

This would be to use the seafood pilot plant without paying for labor to help with projects.  Includes use of food processing equipment such as grinder, bowl chopper, hand-held injector, block freezer, and cutting tables.  It does not include additional labor.

Technician/Staff Support

This would be to assist with projects

Graduate Student Support

This would be to assist with projects

Undergraduate Student Support

This would be to assist with projects

Faculty Support

This would be to assist with projects

Seafood Lab Fee

Lab fee to be based upon the nature of testing occurring (see following) and will be agreed upon prior to commencement of testing.

Controlled Temperature Rooms

Use of Cold Room Storage

Freezer Storage

Smoking fish

Use of smoker on raw incoming filets (does not include labor)

Canning

Canning product (does not include labor)

Injector

Use of Wolf-tec injector (does not include labor).

 

Service Fee Description
Pilot Plant Use This would be to use the seafood pilot plant without paying for labor to help with projects. Includes use of food processing equipment such as grinder, bowl chopper, hand-held injector, block freezer, and cutting tables.  It does not include additional labor.
Technician/Staff Support This would be to assist with projects
Graduate Student Support This would be to assist with projects
Undergraduate Student Support This would be to assist with projects
 Faculty Support This would be to assist with projects
Seafood Lab Fee Lab fee to be based upon the nature of testing occurring (see following) and will be agreed upon prior to commencement of testing.
Spray Dryer Rental For use offsite. Keep
Controlled Temperature Rooms Use of Cold Room Storage
Freezer Storage  
Smoking fish Use of smoker on raw incoming filets (does not include labor)
Canning Canning product (does not include labor)
Injector Use of Wolf-tec injector (does not include labor).