Led by America’s Cup spin-off, Artemis Technologies, the Belfast Maritime Consortium brings together a range of partners from across industry, academia and local government to collaborate across a number of areas in the project.

Ards and North Down

Home to the 5 Gold Anchor accredited Bangor Marina and a Borough committed to exploring and promoting sustainable travel opportunities.

Artemis Technologies

Experts in maritime innovation, digitalisation and autonomy. Developing transformative green vessels and technologies to support the decarbonisation of the maritime industry.

Belfast City Council

Local authority with responsibility for the capital city of Northern Ireland.

Belfast Harbour

Northern Ireland’s principal maritime gateway and logistics hub, serving the Northern Ireland economy and increasingly that of the Republic of Ireland.

Belfast Met

Belfast Met is one of the largest colleges in the UK providing further and higher education to help students reach their dream career.


The epicentre of Northern Ireland’s tech sector, providing everything that innovators and entrepreneurs need to reach higher and succeed faster.

Creative Composites

Leaders in the design, engineering and manufacturing of high quality, cost efficient composite components. The UK’s most advanced composites manufacturer supplying high quality components using our unique combination of better design, better manufacturing and better service.

Invest Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland’s regional economic development agency; providing high-quality services, programmes, support, and tailored guidance to businesses to help grow the local economy.


NIACE brings together engineering companies and knowledge providers to work on projects developing technical expertise and helping support innovation and product development.


The largest electricity energy company in Northern Ireland, supplying electricity to both residential and commercial sectors.

Queen’s University Belfast

A prestigious Russell Group UK university, Queen’s University Belfast is a leader in innovation and impact.

Spirit AeroSystems

One of the world’s largest non-OEM designers and manufacturers of aerostructures for commercial and defense aircraft.

Ulster University

A university with a national and international reputation for excellence, innovation and research.

Condor Ferries

Condor Ferries operates a number of commercial ferry routes between the Channel Islands, mainland UK and France.