research and development

Purpose built laboratory 


Coldharbour Marine has extensive in-house R & D Laboratory and test facilities as well as strong links to major UK Universities and Research Centres.

Through these facilities Coldharbour conducts both biological and engineering research helping to ensure that our products and our customers remain ahead of legislative requirements. 


Factory Acceptance Test Rig


Coldharbour operates a full Factory Acceptance Test rig so that all inert gas systems are fully tested and calibrated prior to despatch.  


Patents and Intellectual Property


Coldharbour has a number of international patents on key elements of its technologies. From quench scrubbing to the use of gas induced ultrasonics for ballast water treatment the Coldharbour approach to engineering solutions is recognised world-wide as both innovative and effective. 


Coldharbour policy is one of continuous product development and innovation.