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Plymouth’s maritime sector ranges in size from the biggest players like Babcock Marine who run the biggest ship repair facility in Europe, refitting everything from warships to trains, to the smallest enterprise offering boat cleaning or dinghy instruction. We have a first class water-borne leisure facility in the Mount Batten Centre capable of hosting world class events, and the Royal Western Yacht Club has run some of the world’s most prestigious races.
There are manufacturers of ships and equipment and builders of coastal and offshore structures.
The Schools’ Marine Challenge, run by the British Marine Federation with the financial support of Marine South West, is an imaginative and exciting project which brings schools and companies together to raise awareness of the attractions of the sector and skills needed to work in it.
We actively promote these links between local companies and schools. At the local level we work closely with the neighbouring networks, Cornwall Marine Network, South Devon Marine Industries and Marine South West.