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About us

PML Applications Ltd is a leading impartial scientific marine consultancy. We work across a number of different marine services and industries; the main focus is primarily on ballast water, biofouling management, survey work and remote sensing. Our customers from across the world buy management solutions and peace of mind to marine problems that require excellent scientific and technical expertise.

Established in 2002 as the wholly-owned subsidiary of Plymouth Marine Laboratory (PML) to facilitate the application of research from PML. This strong connection with PML gives PML Applications access to over 35 years of world-class research, scientists and facilities that enhances our team of skilled and dedicated specialists.

Boasting unparalleled access to global marine expertise, including hosting two world-leading business centres; the Centre for Marine Biofouling and Corrosion and the Ballast Water Centre, enabling us to advise and assess any marine industry queries.

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PML Applications Ltd is pleased to be a JOSCAR registered supplier.
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Quality Assurance

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NQA has certified PML Applications Ltd to the ISO9001:2015 Quality Management Standard and ISO45001:2018 Health and Safety management standard.

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