SmartBay Ireland supports the national marine test facility for the development of innovative products and services for the global maritime sector. This includes the trial and validation of novel marine sensors, prototype equipment and the collection and dissemination of marine data to national and international users of the facility.
Marine ICT Services
National Infrastructure Access Programme (NIAP) Project Update 2015-2016
The SmartBay NIAP fund was made available in 2012 through Dublin City University over a 4 year period to enable researchers to access the SmartBay Ireland National Test and Demonstration Facility in Galway Bay. The report for the period 2015-2016 has is now available.
Ireland's Marine Renewable Energy Portal acts as a ‘sign-post’ to guide ocean energy device developers through the supports available in Ireland for the development of the marine renewable energy sector.