How Two Beluga Whales Made It to Safety from Ukraine

The L’Oceanographic Aquarium in Valencia, Spain, for which Robert Satchell and the design staff at Satchell Engineering & Associates designed the Life Support System (LSS) for the entire park, is at the center of a remarkable story. It is heartening to hear about the aquarium providing support and safety for two beluga whales that were… Read More

2024: The Year of the (Sea)Dragon

The 2024 Lunar New Year welcomes in the Year of the Dragon, bringing good fortune, strength… and an opportunity to appreciate and feature the “dragons” of the Syngnathidae family – the seadragons! Read More

AALSO 2024 Pittsburgh Come Visit SE&A Team

The 2024 Aquatic Animal Life Support Operators (AALSO) Symposium is thrilled to announce its return to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Due to COVID restrictions in 2021 and the limited ability for operators to travel, AALSO has chosen to revisit Pittsburgh, allowing everyone the opportunity to explore the captivating Pittsburgh Zoo and Aquarium. Scheduled from March 3rd to… Read More

Denny Sanford Elephant Valley at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Exciting news! The construction of the Denny Sanford Elephant Valley habitat at the San Diego Zoo’s Safari Park is now in full swing. Satchell Engineering & Associates has played a pivotal role since the project’s inception in 2019, designing the LSS from its early stages. Anticipation is building as we look forward to witnessing the… Read More

SE&A Sponsoring Jelly Camp 2023

Satchell Engineering & Associates is proud to provide sponsorship support for Jelly Camp 2023. The National Aquarium, in collaboration with the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, is hosting Jelly Camp 2023 from October 7th through October 9th. With a nearly even ratio of aquarists to researchers, they aim to familiarize the research colleagues with… Read More

Zoofari 2023: Moonlit Mountains

Satchell Engineering & Associates is delighted to announce our sponsorship of Zoofari 2023: Moonlit Mountains. This event stands as the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden’s premier fundraising gathering, dedicated to supporting the well-being and sustainability of nearly 400 animal species and 3,000 plant species. Additionally, Zoofari aids in advancing groundbreaking conservation initiatives and educational outreach… Read More

Robert Being Interviewed at AALSO

Robert was interviewed by Brain with +GF+ during the AALSO Symposium in Milwaukee. Here is a teaser video for you to watch. To view the complete interview please click on this link provided. (9) Post | Feed | LinkedIn  

Zoo Golf Cincinnati

It was yet another successful fundraiser for the Cincinnati Zoo, thanks to its annual Golf Tournament held at Maketeway Country Club on August 21, 2023. Satchell Engineering & Associates was delighted to contribute to the event as a sponsor. All proceeds from this event directly support the Zoo’s vital conservation, research, and educational initiatives. We… Read More

Much More Than Just Life Support Design Engineering Company!

For the past 10 years, Satchell Engineering & Associates (SE&A) has been at the forefront of the aquatic life support system (LSS) industry, designing and engineering numerous LSS projects worldwide. Our expertise extends beyond LSS systems. SE&A is a leading provider of water filtration design for specialty water features. Our portfolio includes a wide range… Read More

Celebrating SeaWorld Abu Dhabi!

As Satchell Engineering & Associates celebrates 10 years, we are excited to announce the grand opening of SeaWorld Abu Dhabi. We are thrilled, after designing the aquatic life support for the past six years, to announce the grand opening of SeaWorld Abu Dhabi indoor marine park. This monumental project has been a labor of love… Read More