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Latest research on shellfish Safety presented at workshop. Oyster Farm. Photo Fionn O Fearghail, Marine Institute 2017..
October 24, 2019
At the 11th Shellfish Safety Workshop held in the Radisson Blu Hotel Athlone, Joe Silke, Director of Marine Environment...
The Marine Institute / IMDO Office in Dublin has moved to Hatch Street, Dublin 2.
October 24, 2019
The Marine Institute and IMDO join IDA Ireland, Science Foundation Ireland (SFI), and Sustainable Energy Authority of...
Minister Humphreys announces €25m for six projects through the SFI Research Infrastructure Programme
October 21, 2019
Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation, Heather Humphreys, today announced a €25m Government investment...
The 1903 shipwreck SS Manchester Merchant located in Dingle Bay, Co. Kerry surveyed in 2019 by INFOMAR’s RV Keary.
October 11, 2019
The annual INFOMAR Seminar is a celebration of the year’s work by Ireland’s national seabed mapping programme, INFOMAR...
Dr Peter Heffernan
October 11, 2019
Marine Institute staff, Board members and guests have bid farewell to retiring CEO Dr Peter Heffernan, after 27 years...
The Explorers Education Programme outreach centres recent training held at the Marine Institute, Galway. Photograph Cushla Dromgool-Regan, Camden Education Trust.
October 9, 2019
The Marine Institute’s Explorers Education Programme, managed by Camden Education Trust is currently seeking...
The Marine Institute and the Portuguese Hydrographic Institute have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreement.
October 8, 2019
The Marine Institute and the Portuguese Hydrographic Institute have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)...
Dr Paul Connolly, new CEO of the Marine Institute. Photo Andrew Downes, XPOSURE
October 4, 2019
Dr Paul Connolly has been appointed as the next Chief Executive Officer of the Marine Institute, Ireland's state agency...
Macdara O Cuaig - Fisheries Liaison Team Lead at the Marine Institute. Photo credit to Wonky Eye Photography.
October 4, 2019
Macdara Ó Cuaig has worked as a Fisheries Scientist at the Marine Institute for the past 18 years. Born and raised in...
World’s first shellfish traceability tool launched by research consortium. Photo Fionn O Fearghail, Marine Institute.
October 2, 2019
Studies carried out by a multi-Institutional research team led by Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology (GMIT), and...