Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research

Facilities & Technology

Wadden & Delta research is supported by numerous facilities such as labs and experimental rooms, special techniques and equipment. Research vessels are indispensable. The ship's limited draft makes it particularly suitable for work in shallow channels and on the tidal flats.

Research vessels For seagoing research in the Wadden Sea NIOZ uses the Navicula and the Stern
Labs & special facilities A suite of state-of-the-art facilities and high quality operational procedures
Instruments Advanced and automated technologies in monitoring, and tracking techniques