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Offshore Energy - Science and Innovation Audit

Science and Innovation Audit: Offshore Energy

Newcastle University has contributed to a Science and Innovation Audit (SIA) that conducted extensive analysis of a wide range of activities across the broad area of offshore energy.

The SIA was sponsored by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS). It was conducted across the North of England and Scotland by a consortium comprising:

  • the Universities of Durham, Hull, Liverpool and Newcastle 
  • four Local Enterprise Partnerships (Humber, Liverpool City Region, North-East and Tees Valley Combined Authority)
  • Scottish Enterprise
  • the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult

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Science and Innovation Audits (SIAs)

A national programme of Science and Innovation Audits (SIAs) is providing a platform for Northern organisations to showcase their strengths in innovation. These audits will inform government investment decisions, leading to the stimulation of economic growth and productivity across the region. Read more on the N8 Research Partnership website.

Tyne Subsea National Centre for Subsea and Offshore Engineering

Tyne Subsea combines deep water research, testing facilities and certification services to deliver a unique service to the offshore and subsea community. The venture is a partnership between BEL Valves and Newcastle University. It serves businesses both locally and throughout Europe. Visit the Tyne Subsea website to learn more.