The Observatório Oceanico da Madeira (OOM) is a research unit created within ARDITI (Agência Regional para o Desenvolvimento da Investigação, Tecnologia e Inovação) that aims to constitute a pole of excellence dedicated to the ongoing research and monitoring of the ocean.
Hexicon AB is a privately-owned swedish company which develops floating offshore wind energy projects. Hexicon AB, through it's innovative floating technology tries to implement offshore wind in several projects worlwide.
Centro de maricultura da Calheta
Located in Calheta and inaugurated in 2000, it is an infrastructure that promotes research on fishing and sea matters, conducts scientific studies and promotes the dissemination of knowledge on regional aquaculture.