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31 Oct 2018

EU Marine Robots

The Marine Institute are partners on a new EU project titled 'EU Marine Robots’ which will provide universities, research centres and industry with an opportunity to apply for funding to access a range of infrastructures such as ROVs, AUVs & gliders.

Are you part of a research center, a university or a company? Would you be interested in testing your algorithms, test your sensors, test multi-vehicle operations, perform an underwater survey or collect underwater data/measurements? EU Marine Robots project has now an OPEN CALL to allow you to do so.


You can now access the ROVs, AUVs, Gliders, ASVs and other singular infrastructures of top European research centers and universities with the help of their skilled staff free of cost and get up to 1,000€ for your travel costs


APPLY to use the EU Marine infrastructures today. The whole process is easy and you will always can count on the advice of the infrastructure supplier for help. The EUMR consortium comprises 15 partners from 10 countries who, collectively, deploy a comprehensive portfolio of marine robotic assets with required associated support assets and expertise. 




Call Open: October 1st, 2018

Call Deadline: December 21st, 2018

Notification of Results: February, 2019

Access: March 2019 - April 2020


Further information can be found here: