National Oceanography Centre, Southampton

National Oceanography Centre, Southampton

NOCS is the national focus for oceanography in the UK with a remit to achieve scientific excellence in its own right as one of the world`s top five oceanographic research institutions. NOCS delivers a diverse mission, which ranges from managing the national research vessel fleet and other major facilities, to programmes of strategic research for NERC, and academic research and education in ocean and earth sciences in support of the University`s mission. NOCS activities also encompass major ocean technology development, long-term observations, managing international science programmes, promoting enterprise and knowledge transfer, providing advice to Government, business and charities, and the engagement between science and society. Moreover, the Centre is also specifically charged with working with the wider science community to provide strategic leadership, coordination and facilitation for the whole of the UK marine and related earth sciences.

Company details

University of Southampton Waterfront Campus, European Way , Southampton , SO14 3ZH United Kingdom

Locations Served

Business Type:
Research institute
Industry Type:
Water and Wastewater
Market Focus:
Nationally (across the country)