The ERA-NET MARTEC II was a network of 30 European ministries, authorities and funding organisations responsible for funding RTD in maritime technologies from 25 countries. All together these countries represent the majority of maritime industry in Europe and cover the EU key players in those areas.
The aims of MARTEC are:
- Promote European cooperation
- Improve access to research results across Europe
- Contribute to the competitiveness of the European maritime and marine industry
- Identify and respond to gaps in research activities