Since 1932, MARIN (the Maritime Research Institute Netherlands ), has been a reliable, independent and innovative service provider in hydrodynamic and nautical research. We accumulate know-how, expertise and experience to provide tools and solutions for Concept Development, Design & Operations Support and Tool Development. We provide the maritime, offshore and nautical industry with innovative design solutions.
Our services incorporate a unique combination of simulation, model testing, full-scale measurements and training programmes. The synergy between these activities is the basis of our problem solving capacity, aiming at reliable prediction, design assistance and consultancy. We have seven facilities and several bridge simulators available to solve specific design and research issues.
MARIN is a non-profit organisation always strengthening the link between academic research and market needs. Customers include commercial ship builders, fleet owners, naval architects, classification societies, oil and LNG companies and navies, the world over.