Marineff Brochure

The partners, objectives, work packages… you will know everything about the Marineff project !

Immersion Marineff: episode 1

The prismatic modules for the restoration of the flat oyster were deposited in the Solent (UK).

Marineff in the Interreg’s newsletter

This month it is the Interreg VA France (Channel) England programme that is highlighting the Marineff project in its newsletter.

Marineff virtual exhibition

📅08.07.20: Shooting Marineff For a new kind of support, ESITC Caen and VINCI Construction France agreed to filming on a green background.🎬 Thanks to VRV Prod, Jebcam production and Caen Normandie Développement for offering us this opportunity for the Marineff project. The film will be broadcast during the 2020 Science Festival.

Specific habitats are ready!

Designed by the Marineff partnership, manufactured by TPC (Vinci), they will be monitored by the University of Southampton after immersion in the Solent within the next few days.

Reportage on Fr3 Normandie (in french)

On June 09, 2020 a press visit to TPC took place by the journalists FR3, Ouest France and la Presse de la Manche, during the production of the infrastructures of the Marineff project.

09.06.20 – Press visit on TPC production site

This press visit at TPC – production site of the specific habitats and dyke modules of the Marineff project, is an opportunity to share with you the related press articles, some photos and video.

New habitats for lobsters…

The production of the marine infrastructures has restarted at TPC. In a few weeks, the oyster habitats will leave for Southampton and the dyke modules for Cherbourg and Bernières-sur-mer. We will share with you photos and videos of the immersion of the modules at sea.

Rockpools are ready!

The artificial rockpools, produced by Artecology, a company based in the Isle of Wight, are ready. These structures are hand made, unique pieces that required more than 4 months of work to obtain the 150 pieces required.

Info COVID-19

Following national recommendations, all Marineff project partners have ceased their activities and the universities and companies are closed.

J’NOV day

J’NOV is the day of trades and innovation in the construction and public works sector.
RDV Saturday 07th March 2020 @ESITC Caen, 1 rue Pierre et Marie Curie – 14610 EPRON.

Mini dyke modules

Here are the dyke modules that will be deployed off Bernières-sur-mer, in the harbour and along the Cherbourg dyke.

Manufacturing of the formwork for the moorings

In few weeks, ESITC Caen will manufacture the first Marineff mooring.

A merry Christmas and a Happy New year !

The Marineff team wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. See you on January 2020!

ESITC Caen speak about Marineff on local TV

ESITC Caen was asked to talk about the Marineff project on France 3 Normandie.

Sea focus event at Caen

10AM to 7PM Siège du Crédit Agricole Normandie15 Esplanade Brillaud de Laujardière14000 CAEN

From theory to reality

Marineff concrete samples heavily colonized by algae which is well within the project aims! Next step: breakwater modules, boat moorings and artificial rockpools.

Marineff on French TV ‘France 3’

The Marineff project was honored to celebrate 10 years of CRESCO! To watch the video, click here!