Marine Institute

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  • See you at SeaFest, Galway, June 30th - July 2nd.
  • Apply now for interesting and challenging career opportunities.
  • Ireland's marine territory covers up to 220 million acres (approx. 880,000km2), an area 10 times greater than our landmass.
  • Our national research vessels RV Celtic Explorer and RV Celtic Voyager are a key platform for Irish marine research

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NEWS & EVENTS

Irish and USA students meet for the first time at Marine Institute

Irish and USA students meet for the first time during the handover of their sailboat to the...

Irish Ports and Shipping volumes Q4 2016 - Bigstock Containers at Hong Kong Commerical Port

Irish consumption remains strong while bulk traffic contracts

AREAS OF ACTIVITY

We undertake, co-ordinate, promote and assist in marine research and development. We also provide services related to research and development that promote economic development, create employment and protect the marine environment. Find out more about any of of primary areas of activity.

INFRASTRUCTURE & FACILITIES

Our laboratory facilities, national research vessels, deep water ROV, marine renewable energy services and unique catchment research facilities provide an essential platform for marine research.

> RESEARCH VESSELS

> NEWPORT CATCHMENT FACILITIES

> MARINE RENEWABLE ENERGY

> LABORATORY & BUILDING FACILITIES

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