School of Marine Science and Technology

Business

Business

We are pleased to offer services and training to business and industry.

Cargo ships travelling in convoy across the sea.

Services for business

As the first school in a UK university to provide a single base for all education, innovation and research related to the sea, we are pleased to offer services and training to business and industry.

All our research groups are actively involved in industrial partnerships, which often take advantage of the interdisciplinary expertise available in the school.

Working with the school’s staff provides access to:

  • consultancy services, including design and testing of prototypes and systems
  • new ideas and emerging technologies for the marine environment
  • interdisciplinary expert knowledge
  • specialised equipment and testing facilities for hire
  • continuing professional development that can lead to postgraduate qualifications
  • biological assessment and analysis
  • tailored courses to provide small group training

Since 1985, three spin-out companies have been formed to commercialise intellectual property (IP) arising from school research:

For more information:

Faculty of Science Agriculture & Engineering (SAgE) Enterprise Team
E-mail: sage.business@ncl.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 3721