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Aquariophilly is easier with Aquatlantis
Aquariophilly is easier with Aquatlantis
Aquariophilly is easier with Aquatlantis

The Company

Aquatlantis is a Portuguese family company, an European leader in the manufacture of aquariums and aquarium accessories such as filters and lighting systems, terrariums, furniture and shopfittings for pet shops. The reputation of the Aquatlantis brand is enshrined in numerous international markets, such as the competitive and sophisticated French market or the demanding German market. In fact Aquatlantis aquariums represent the choice of thousands of aquarium lovers, who recognize in our brand a solution of high quality and decorative value.


  1. Foundation of the company


    With more than 40 years of aquarium manufacturing experience and extensive knowledge of aquariums, José Pereira created Aquatlantis together with his three children, focusing on a more dynamic concept and equipping the company with advanced technology machines and specialized human resources. To this day, Aquatlantis has remained true to its principles, which have enshrined the motto of "Quality, Design and Innovation" and made it a leading company in aquariums production.

  2. Beginning of ShopFittings production


    Already with more than 25 years of experience in Shopfittings, Aquatlantis began in 2001 the manufacture, installation and assembly of displays for pet shops, fully customized. At this time, the company achieved double-digit growth in the average annual rate.

    Beginning of ShopFittings production #1
    Beginning of ShopFittings production #2
  3. New Facilities


    The company has moved to a larger, more modern building with twice the area, which has all the favorable conditions for organization and autonomy, fundamental factors that a company of this magnitude can not minimize.

    New Facilities #1
  4. Beginning of Terrarium activity


    Terratlantis is created, the sector dedicated to the manufacture of terrariums for reptiles and amphibians and aquariums for turtles. Like aquariums, only high quality materials are used. Made of aluminium, they include front doors and top grids with air circulation system. Highly comfortable for the animals and with easy access to the interior.

    Beginning of Terrarium activity #1
  5. Company Certification


    The company's certification process was concluded, under the ISO 9001: 2000 norm, applying to the scope of "Design, development, production and after-sales assistance of aquariums, vivariums, terrariums, luminaires, furniture and displays pet shops".

  6. New Machinery - Carpentry


    This year, Aquatlantis acquired two new machines for the Carpentry sector. Extremely fast, powerful and precise, the Rover C represent the top of the line, surpassing expectations in terms of furniture, plastics and non-ferrous industrial materials. They have the fastest machining in their category, capable of high performance, even in the most demanding environments. Perform 8 simultaneous operations on the same piece.

  7. New machines - Injection


    In 2009, the company had already acquired a new injection machine "Series D". In 2010, it obtained a new machine of the same range, a more technologically advanced model. They are machines of compact construction, with high performance. Its cylindrical construction allows excellent movement, ensuring perfect alignment of the mold elements.

  8. Renewal of the scope of Quality System certification


    The company's Quality System certification is applied to a new scope: "Design, development, production, marketing and after-sales assistance of aquariums, vivariums, terrariums, furniture, lighting, filtration systems and displays for pet shops", already covering the ShopFittings sector.

  9. Company's 20th Anniversary


    To this date, the company's certification has always been maintained, with constant renewal of the areas applied. Today, Aquatlantis exports about 98% of its production to more than 30 countries worldwide, becoming a leading company in aquarium and accessories manufacture. The brand is then enshrined in numerous international markets, such as the competitive and sophisticated French market, or the demanding German market.

    Company's 20th Anniversary #1
    Company's 20th Anniversary #2
  10. Expansion of facilities


    At the end of 2016, the construction of a new pavilion with 4 thousand square meters was begun, to reorganize the various sections, assembly lines, storage and stock creation, consequently increasing the production capacity. The pavilion was concluded in early 2017.

    Expansion of facilities #1
  11. Introducing Aquatlantis France


    As of this date, Aquatlantis is present directly on the French market through the new subsidiary Aquatlantis France, located in the north of the country. After many years of experience and knowledge of this market, the brand is thus closer to its customers, hoping that this change will reinforce the brand's presence in France.

ISO 9001

ISO 9001

ISO 9001

Nowadays, Aquatlantis is a certified company under the norm ISO 9001 for “Conception, Development, Production, Commercialization and After-Sales assistance of aquariums, vivarium, terrariums, stands, furniture, luminaires, filtration systems and shop fittings for domestic animals accommodation.” 




Aquatlantis' mission is to actively participate in sustainable development and harmony with the environment, promoting animal welfare, providing the final consumer with products and accessories related to the reproduction and maintenance of natural habitats, allowing the maximum reliability and safety. The aim is to offer aquariums and terrariums that are authentic pieces of art for interior decoration, but at the same time they are functional.

Commitment to the environment

An Aquatlantis aquarium is an article resulting from a thorough design exercise and a highly strict manufacturing process. Aquatlantis only use materials of high quality. The use of pre-selected aluminum and wood is also a focus of attention. Furthermore, the environmental concerns occupy a high place in the company philosophy. Aquatlantis uses recycled materials for packaging and plastic components. Likewise, we always suggest the option of LED lighting – a more environmentally friendly technology and high efficient energy.

Everything made indoor

Equipped with advanced machines capable of performing various manufacturing processes such as cutting, milling, bending and welding. All profiles are cut and processed at the company's premises.
Wood working
Wood working
Production cycle composed of computerized machines that perform multiple tasks simultaneously in the same piece, through cutting edge technology.
Assembly Lines
Assembly Lines
Automated assembly lines to ensure the required drying times of all aquariums and terrariums.
All electrical components are produced in accordance with IP protection standards.
Advanced automated processes ensure the quality and precision in the cutting, edges, drilling and washing of float glass.
Equipped with a varied range of injection machines with different capacities in order to ensure all the productive needs of the company.


Tecatlantis Logo

Tecatlantis was born with Aquatlantis. The company produces technical and maintenance equipment, as filters, water pumps, heaters and lighting systems, from the beginning. 

Terratlantis Logo

Aquatlantis introduces Terratlantis in 2005, the brand dedicated to the production of terrariums and turtle tanks for reptiles, amphibians and turtles. 

Aquatlantis Shopfittings
Aquatlantis Shopfittings Logo
Aquatlantis Shopfittings

With the Shopfittings brand, the company projects, produces and installs elements for pet shops, through 3D schemes according to the customers’ requirements. Aquatlantis first started this activity in the year of 2001.  

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