Marine Institute

  • The fishing industry is a vital part of Ireland's ocean economy.
  • provide information on wave height, wind strength and temperatures
  • 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

Faces of the Sea Campaign

What does the sea mean to you?

Marine Institute welcomes Clean Oceans Initiative

Ireland's first co-ordinated initiative on land and at sea to collect, reduce and reuse marine...

 Minister announces €2.4 Million Investment by the Marine Institute in Industry-Led Marine Projects. Pic Darragh Kane

Twelve marine SMEs to benefit from funding provided for National Marine Research and Innovation...

Energy Savings for the Marine Institute

Overall energy savings of 14.1% in 2018 through operational and behavioural changes.

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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