Plymouth and Portsmouth – Britain’s Ocean City and The Great Waterfront City – are world-renowned hubs of the marine and maritime sector on the UK’s south coast.
Strong maritime heritage and cutting-edge R&D attract a growing network of scientiﬁc, advanced engineering and high-tech manufacturing companies.
This exciting industry cluster, allied to world-leading universities, boasts a highly-skilled workforce, significant business support and attractive relocation sites.
Successful companies such as ASV, Babcock, Burgess Marine, Magma Structures, Princess Yachts International, Rolls Royce Marine Electrical Systems, Southern Maritime Services and Valeport choose the area for their operations. And there is a signiﬁcant Ministry of Defence presence, which also offers supply chain opportunities.