SmartBay Ireland

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Marine Institute Building, Renville, Oranmore, H91 R673 Ireland


SmartBay Ireland supports the Marine Institute and SEAI in the promotion and management of projects at the SmartBay National Marine and Renewable Energy Test Site in Galway Bay. The site is used to test and validate a range of low carbon and novel sensors and equipment within the facility. The site is pre-consented (“envelope” approach), under a 35 years lease with three test-berths, of which one can be used for testing floating wind devices.

Thematic priorities:

  • Innovation

Involved in


OceanDEMO - Demonstration Programme for Ocean Energy Pilot Farms and Supporting Technologies

To enhance innovation performance of enterprises throughout NWE regions

Status: ongoing

  • UK
  • NL
  • IE
  • FR
  • BE