Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research


The pool of seagoing equipment maintained by NMF

National Marine Facilities maintains an extensive pool of seagoing equipment for use on our research vessels. This includes equipment for biological sampling, bottom sampling, water sampling, chemical analysis as well as moored instrumentation.

NMF seagoing equipment includes:

  • Biological Sampling
  • Bottom sampling & Seismics
  • Chemical Analyses
  • CTD & Water sampling
  • Moored Instrumentation

In addition, we provide general equipment such as containers, winches and cables, and ship-fitted equipment such as multibeam and USBL.

We also have test facilities for seagoing equipment.

To request equipment, please use our web-based application tool: Marine Facilities Planning.