About Coastal Zone Services Ltd
Zone Services Ltd (CZS)
operates primarily in the Clew Bay and surrounding area in Co. Mayo. We
provide a comprehensive range of marine related services to State
Agencies, Research Institutions, the Aquaculture Industry and the
The services we provide include:
Aquaculture Services (Biotoxin,
Survey and Dive Support
Crew Transfer & Safety
Boat Angling & Diving Charter
EU project management
an established track record in the operation of Marine
Integrated Coastal Zone Management which is closely
aligned to marine
We have played a key role in the planning and execution of
environmental monitoring and sampling regimes for a large number of
national and EU Framework Programme 6
(FP6) & EU
Programme 7 ( FP7 ) research projects. This
& retrieval of a range of data collection systems and
CZS has provided
support for marine survey work for customers
including the National University of
Ireland Galway (NUIG), The Marine
Institute and the Scottish
Association for Marine Science (SAMS) and
has provided Dive Support for a range of national projects. We have
also provided crew transfer and safety boat services.
Current activities we are engaged in:
- Contract with the Marine
Institute to provide Shellfish
Waters Directive sampling for Clew Bay North and South.
- Contract with University
College Cork (UCC) to provide
technical support to researchers for field trials associated with EU
FP7 Project OYSTERECOVER
from May 2010 to April 2013.
- Providing logistical support to the
for the Environmental
Framework Directive programme.
- Project partner and Exploitation
Manager in EU FP7 Project
- Assisting in the management of two
other EU FP7 projects
in cooperation with project partner CBMF.
- General Leisure Charter Services.
We have developed excellent working relationships with
& public sector representatives and have built a formidable
National and European network of coastal practitioners, researchers and
marine project managers.
Wind Farm Support
Coastal Zone Services
has taken delivery of the 14 metre Southboat GRP Catamaran
commissioned in October 2011.The vessel, named 'WestWave
been finished by CZS to a very high specification as an Offshore Wind
The 'Westwave Dawn'
available for charter to the offshore wind
industry and offshore development projects, as well as for conventional
charter. It is a multi-purpose rapid response vessel suitable for crew
transfer, cargo transfer, environmental surveys, dive support, research
support, turbine maintenance and refuelling of offshore generators.
of 'Westwave Dawn'.
View images of the 'Westwave
Dawn' on our blog.
Coastal Zone Services Ltd.