Innovating in marine and maritime industries

Water is what binds us. Ostend Science Park is the place to be to turn your innovations into successful business projects.

Open innovation

Ostend Science Park fosters the collaboration between companies, researchers and government. Enabling companies to stay in touch with state-of-the-art academics, allowing scientists to get insight in the evolutions in business, helping governments to strengthen their vision on BLUE growth.

The world-class marine and maritime research, laboratories and test facilities at the site of Ostend Science Park will support you in further developing your business. Many academic staff members of our partner Ghent University have their office in the Bluebridge building, headquarters of Ostend Science Park.

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Preferential contact and collaboration with the internationally renowned researchers of Ghent University.

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Acces to laboratories and test facilities at the site.

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Join high-level events in blue business.

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Rely on our knowledge brokers’ services and network.


Bluebridge is the cleantech incubator on Ostend Science Park.
The incubator provides office spaces, meeting rooms and laboratories and offers advice and guidance to occupants.

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Stories & Events

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Aftermovie Drone West

On June 23, the drone sector came to a sun-drenched Ostend. The base for all the drone activity was Bluebridge in Ostend Science Park.

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Training Lab Blue Economy

We keep growing with additional training infrastructure on our premises. The training lab blue economy offers possibilities to improve the skills of employees in the blue economy. This training center will be equiped with the most modern technologies such as a control room of a windfarm so that employees can train in safe environment. The lab is managed by a consortium of 4 knowledge institutions.

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WaterClimateHub partners with GEOxyz

Exciting news last week during the first event of the WaterClimateHub 'Together over Water' at Bluebridge.

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