Marine Institute

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One of the most prestigious events in the European maritime calendar is officially handed over to Cork City and Ireland
May 17, 2019
The official handover of European Maritime Day from Lisbon to Cork took place in the Portuguese capital last night.Cork...
Dr Peter Heffernan, CEO Marine Institute. Photo: Andrew Downes, Xposure
April 29, 2019
The Marine Institute has announced the commencement of the process to find a successor to Dr Peter Heffernan when he...
Pictured at the launch of SeaFest, Ireland’s largest free family-friendly maritime celebration, which takes place at the Port of Cork, Cork City from 7 – 9 June are (back l-r) Colum Byrne, Second Lieutenant; Mick Finn, Lord Mayor of Cork; Dr Peter Heffernan, CEO of the Marine Institute; Cathy Buchanan, General Manager, Meitheal Mara; and Jim O'Toole, CEO of BIM with (front l-r) Lola Grainger (10), Archie Murray (6) and Marvin Grainger (7).
April 24, 2019
SeaFest, Ireland's largest free family-friendly maritime celebration, unveils its exciting 2019 programme today for...
Environment Activist and former US Secretary of State John Kerry to deliver keynote address at Our Ocean Wealth Summit in Cork
April 17, 2019
Ireland's Our Ocean Wealth Summit 'Shared Voices from Island Nations' Brings Island Nations and Global Leaders...