Foras na Mara

Preaseisiúintí Archive 2019

Dr Paul Connolly, new CEO of the Marine Institute. Photo Andrew Downes, XPOSURE
Deireadh Fómhair 4, 2019

Dr Paul Connolly has been appointed as the next Chief Executive Officer of the Marine Institut

John Kerry, Alicia O'Sullivan, Simon Coveney and Selina Neirok Leem in discussions at the Our Ocean Wealth Summit 2019 in Cork.
Meitheamh 11, 2019

Global Climate Change and Role of Island Nations Highlighted at Our Ocean Wealth Summit 2019 in Cork

Dunguaire Castle, Kinvara, Co. Galway Photo by Andrew Downes
Meitheamh 8, 2019

More than 50 famous landmarks and buildings in Ireland and across Europe are lighting up blue this weekend (8-10 June) as part of the 'Go Atlantic Blue' initiative.

L-R: Andrea Carbulotto (OGS - Instituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Captain Denis Rowan (RV Celtic Explorer), Anneli Strobel (Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Germany), Aodhán Fitzgerald (Research Vessels Operations Manager, Marine Institute) and Dr Peter Heffernan (CEO Marine Institute).
Meitheamh 7, 2019

Significant increase in ship-time for scientists researching across seven seas

RV Celtic Explorer lit up blue in the Port of Cork, for SeaFest 2019. Photo Gerard McCarthy.
Meitheamh 7, 2019

Nascann an lá domhanda seo daoine ar fud an domhain ag ceiliúradh an aigéin, a tábhacht inár saolta agus an caoi inar féidir le ceachtar againn í a chosaint, pé áit a bhfuil cónaí orainn.

Annual Ocean Climate Survey 2019. Photo by Tomasz Szumski.
Meitheamh 4, 2019

The Marine Institute's annual ocean climate research survey is underway on the RV Celtic Explorer and will culminate when the ship arrives in Cork on 6th June, in preparation for SeaFest.

The Marine Institute will welcome King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden to the Marine Institute headquarters in Oranmore on Friday 24th May 2019. Photo Cr Cushla DromgoolRegan
Bealtaine 23, 2019

The Marine Institute will welcome King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden to the Marine Institute headquarters in Oranmore on Friday 24th May 2019.

Marine Institute rehearsing for the ‘Go Atlantic Blue’ campaign for World Oceans Day 8 June. Photo Cr Tom Szumski.
Bealtaine 23, 2019

The global day (Saturday 8 June) connects people worldwide in celebrating the ocean, its importance in our lives and how each of us can protect it, no matter where we live.

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).
Aibreán 24, 2019

Ireland’s largest free maritime celebration comes to Cork city in June

Alan Berry from the Marine Institute talked to children about the importance of engineering used in for SmartBay Observatory in Galway Bay, where children got to observe marine life and activity under our ocean.
Márta 15, 2019

Engineering opens up our underwater world

Marine Investment drives Innovation in Ireland's Aquaculture & Fish Bio-Processing Sector
Márta 12, 2019

Marine Investment drives Innovation in Ireland's Aquaculture & Fish Bio-Processing Sector