Cluster
Marine South East
Southampton, United Kingdom
Energy, Maritime, Naval, Robotics

Marine South East

Based in Southampton, the UK’s Marine South East cluster fosters technologies in energy, maritime, naval and robotics. One-quarter of these are involved in defence or dual-used related activities.

Marine South East has links to a wide diversity of other organisations. Within the UK these include Southampton City Council, Portsmouth City Council, Hampshire County Council,  Eastleigh Borough Council, Innovate UK, Solent LEP, Department for Business Energy Innovation and Skills, The Carbon Trust, Southampton Marine and Maritime Institute, Satellite Applications Catapult (UK) and Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult (UK).

Its links to other clusters are: Cornwall Marine Network, Mersey Maritime, Maritime London, UK Sea Vision and BMF in the UK. Marine South East’s cluster partners in other regions of Europe include: Pole Mer Mediterranee and Pole Mer Bretagne Atlantique (FR), Forum Oceano (PT), Irish Maritime and Energy Resource Centre, Western Sweden Maritime Cluster (SE), Klaipeda Maritime Cluster (LT) The Danish Maritime Cluster, and Plocan (SP). It also cooperates with The Maritime Alliance, based in San Diego (USA).