Welcome to the Scottish Maritime Cluster

Scotland offers a complete range of engineering led maritime services. We can solve your challenges whether you need a ship built, a new technology developed, a cargo landed, or the legal and financial support for your operation. All available in a globally connected country where the quality of life is hard to beat.

The Cluster aims to help you find the links you need to grow your business in the global maritime market.  We look forward to hearing from and working with you.

Why Scotland?

Scotland is a world leader in the maritime industry.  Building on strong and globally recognised expertise, Scotland now offers ship owners a wide range of world-class maritime services and support, with an emphasis on engineering, innovation and people:

      • Europe’s largest ship management cluster
      • World class naval ship design, build and support
      • Globally recognised support to offshore energy operations
      • Europe’s leading nautical training and personnel capability
      • Leading Maritime universities and academics
      • A full range of professional support services
      • Scotland is home to the UK’s second largest cluster of maritime businesses.