In the heart of Occitania, Toulouse is one of the essential sites of navigation and oceanology in France. It owes its maritime status to technology and science. Essential applications for seafarers have developed there, based on sectors that today constitute a dynamic economic sector, oriented towards the ocean.
The space industry and all the services that depend on it have undoubtedly motivated and stimulated the development of applications in Earth observation, ocean studies, precise navigation, telecommunications, maritime medicine... Saint-Lys Radio, Medical emergencies of Purpan, Marine weather, forecast of Mercator international ocean, altimetry and sea level, autonomous navigation ... The ocean is breaking in Toulouse!