South Coast Marine Cluster

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.

Princess Yachts, Plymouth
Princess Yachts, Plymouth

Success Stories

EDF OWNED HINKLEY POINT C
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Plymouth Marine Laboratory
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Rigid Containers Limited
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Wolf Minerals Drakelands
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