IRELAND’S NATIONAL OCEAN TEST FACILITY
An internationally renowned centre for excellence
Lir National Ocean Test Facility is a custom designed test facility for laboratory testing of offshore wind, wave and tidal energy devices.
Lir NOTF houses Ireland’s only infrastructure for small to medium scale laboratory testing of ocean and maritime systems, and has expert support personnel and a track record stretching back to 1977. We engage with industry and researchers to support the development of these emerging technologies.
Reputed for our contributions to wave, tidal and offshore wind energy development. We are also known for our work with floating structures, offshore structures, coastal engineering including breakwaters and harbours, hydrodynamics, scour, vessels and offshore logistics.