Ocean Basin
The Coastal, Ocean And Sediment Transport (COAST) laboratory is home to a host of dedicated scientific, engineering and technical staff who are very experienced at supporting commercial projects. 
The world-class marine facility is based in the Marine Building and provides some of the best research and testing facilities in the country. We provide physical model testing with combined waves, currents and wind, offered at appropriate scales for device testing, array testing, environmental modelling and coastal engineering.
For further information please email coastlab@plymouth.ac.uk

Previous commercial clients

  • Aalborg University
  • AMOG
  • Autonauts
  • Babcock
  • Carnegie Wave Energy
  • Clean Energy
  • CorPower 
  • G-Wave
  • Galway Powerbuoy qualisys
  • Innosea
  • Lutra
  • Marine Power Systems
  • Mojo
  • Neptune Energy Ltd
  • NoviOcean 
  • Pelamis 
  • Polygen Energy
  • Saab Seaeye
  • SEA Buoy
  • SteelEel
  • Trinity House UoPEL
  • Two Four 
  • University of Auckland 
  • University College of County Cork
  • University of Lisbon
  • Uppsala University
  • Valeport
  • Wave Power 
  • Wello
  • WorkFloat
  • WRC Hire
  •  Zyba Ltd 

Our team

Marine Building, Plymouth