As an established centre for marine science research, businesses locating at the European Marine Science Park benefit from innovating and collaboration with the cluster, but also from the immediate proximity to the marine environment.

If your business needs knowledge and experience in the marine environment, the skills and infrastructure are here to support you.

  • Research expertise and knowledge
  • Vessel hire and support
  • Diving expertise
  • Hire of scientific equipment
  • Deep water inshore and offshore
  • Skilled graduates


With a clear rationale for your business to locate here including an innovative business community, superb facilities and access to the marine environment, the local area also offers the opportunity to enjoy life to the full.

Why not find out for yourself and view a video of Argyll & The Isles and what it has to offer.

Enjoy the Lifestyle>>


Whether you are an adrenalin junkie and prefer a more relaxed pace of life, Argyll has it all to offer.

Diving, sailing, kayaking or mountain biking, skiing and photography, Scotland’s West Coast offers it all, in abundance.

The thriving town of Oban, as a busy tourist hub, offers the facilities, services and culture that you would expect of a much larger town.  With award-winning restaurants, superb community run cinema, ballet school, shows, regular comedians and great leisure facilities, an active social life can be enjoyed here.

The gateway to the isles

Oban is well connected by air, sea, road and rail.  Glasgow Airport is a two hour drive and Oban Airport and Ferry Terminal provide regular flights and sailings respectively to many Hebridean Islands.

The A82 and A85 trunk roads give easy access to Scotland’s motorway network, whilst a regular train service connects Oban to the national railway network.

Interested in locating? Enquire today