Sustainable Ocean Business

One Ocean – One Challenge – One Network

Your interface to Fraunhofer professionals and their technology expertise:

  • Digital Ocean Lab
  • Marine biotechnologies
  • Underwater sensors
  • 3D mapping and image-based quality checks of underwater infrastructure
  • Condition monitoring of underwater infrastructure
  • Robotics
  • AI-enabled, underwater image enhancement in real time
  • Analysis and monitoring of environmental and solid object parameters



  • Prototype development
  • Testing and certification
  • Training
  • Laboratory and field testing
  • Contract research
  • Consulting


“We unite science, innovation and business to secure more sustainable usage of maritime resources”


Maritime economy

We support the digital transformation of the maritime industry. Hand in hand with you, we future-proof your capabilities with market-driven products and new business models. We seek to ensure the sustainable use of ocean resources through a spirit of innovation and our deep knowledge of the constraints and requirements of the maritime economy. We assist you with made-to-measure solutions for environments below, on, and by the sea.