Test Site

The SmartBay test site is within the confines of Galway Bay, 1.5km offshore, in water depths of about 21 m.The facility includes surface buoys and a subsea seabed observatory with fibre optic data and power allowing novel marine sensors and equipment to be tested in a real marine environment with real-time monitoring of performance.

Data sources

EMSO Data File Explorer

Galway Coast Buoy (EMODnet)