Marine Institute

News & Events Archive 2000

December 19, 2000

An Taoiseach, Bertie Ahern, today (19 December 2000) signed authorisation for Irelands' largest ever Research Vessel. The RV Celtic Explorer will cost £23 million, which represents the single largest capital...

November 29, 2000

The Irish Maritime Development Office will overhaul existing Irish ship registration procedures as part of a significant plan to re-energise the shipping sector. It will take over and improve register...

October 20, 2000

An International market research report has revealed that Ireland is a key competitor in the market for British, French and German anglers. The report, commissioned by the Marine Institute, will be launched...