SEANEO uses and owns many technical equipment specifically dedicated to this very specialised coastal and marine environment field. SEANEO has also innovated in new technical solutions.

Technical resources of SEANEO include in particular:

  • Transport “at Sea” (boat, sea-kayaks, etc.) ;

  • Terrestrial resources and marine positioning (GPS, centimetrical GPS, acoustic telemetry) and communication (VHF, underwater communication, etc.) ;

  • Diving (open circuits, electronic and mechanic recycling devices for close circuits, nitrox, oxygenotherapy, inflating units, etc.) ;

  • Underwater video ;

  • Professional underwater photography ;

  • Sampling (hydro-biological multi-parameter analysers, probes, small skips, core drill, Niskin tanks, sieves, fishing devices, plankton nets, etc.) ;

  • Computing (desktops and field laptops, printers, scanners, etc.) ;

  • Specialised softwares (multimedia, CAO and PAO, graphism, data management systems, GIS) ;

  • Databases and specialised library lists: identification books, scientific and regulation masters, methodological references, relevant publications and daily newsletters of related topics.

SEANEO relies on a network of academic experts, scientific and technical experts, and maintains numerous collaborations with public or private research laboratories throughout the world.