11. NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF OCEAN TECHNOLOGY(NIOT)

The National Institute of Ocean Technology was established in Nov. , 1993 as a registered society under the administrative control of the Department of Ocean Development with a view to developing technology relevant to ocean sector. NIOT is also rendering consultancy services to industry. NIOT is currently implementing various time-bound projects under 4 missions viz. Ocean Energy, Deep sea technology and ocean mining, Coastal Zone Studies and Marine Instrumentation.

The major activities under the each mission during the year are as follows:

11.1 Mission I : Ocean Energy
11.2 Mission II : Deep Sea Technology and Ocean Mining
11.3 Mission III : Coastal and Environmental Engineering
11.4 Mission IV : Marine Instrumentation