The Marine Institute, a semi State body, wishes to invite tenders for the supply of
three scientific survey beam trawls. The survey will extend an existing beam trawl
survey in the Celtic Sea, which is carried out by CEFAS (UK). The new survey will
be undertaken by RV Celtic Explorer. The successful applicant will be selected
based on the evaluation criteria below.
The Marine Institute is the national agency responsible for Marine Research,
Technology Development and Innovation (RTDI). The Marine Institute seeks to
assess and realise the economic potential of Ireland's 220 million acre marine
resource; promote the sustainable development of marine industry through
strategic funding programmes and essential scientific services; and safeguard our
marine environment through research and environmental monitoring.