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APOSTROPHE APOSTROPHE There are no translations available. APOSTROPHE est un projet sélectionné par le Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES), dont l'objectif... Read more
MERIFIC MERIFIC   The MERIFIC project "Marine Energy in Far Peripheral and Island Communities" will seek to advance the adoption of marine energy on the... Read more
HYPLITT HYPLITT     HYPLITT, another project run by France's defence procurement agency, the DGA, is aimed at assessing the ability of hyperspectral... Read more
STRADIVARIUS STRADIVARIUS   The aim of the STRADIVARIUS project is to develop and test next-generation surface wave HF radar, able to detect small vessels out to 20... Read more
VIGICOTE VIGICOTE   VIGICOTE is a project of the Hydrographic and Oceanographical Service of the French Navy (SHOM), which aims at the measurement of the ... Read more


« La mer est un espace de rigueur et de liberté »  Victor Hugo

to benefit the sea


The operational oceanography is aiming to measure and forecast the marine environment parameters
by implementing operational observation and forecast system,
tailored to the requirements of the sea users.


Actimar is specialised in a broad range of expertise areas within the marine environment sector:

  • Analysis and numerical modelling of tides, oceanic currents, winds and sea states
  • Design and implementation of operational systems for oceanic environmental analysis and forecasting
  • High resolution remote sensing applied to coastal zone management and deep ocean mapping

In a highly specialised and ever-progressing sector, Actimar focuses its activities especially on developing innovative products tailored to the requirements of professional stakeholders and users of the sea.

Actimar is member of the European Economic Interest Grouping Littoralis, of Pole Mer Bretagne Atlantique, of the professional group representing the French marine industry (GICAN) of the Maritime Union of Brest and its Region (UMBR), of Bretagne Développement Innovation (BDI), of Bretagne Pôle Naval (BPN), and of the Association of Companies and Professionals in the Oil, Gas and Related Industries.

Actimar obtained the level 1 of iso 9001 certification