Maritime Workshop

The Maritime Workshop, headed by Amir Yurman, offers optimal settings and state of the art infrastructure for conducting above-and-underwater research. Its activities include: 

  • Underwater Archaeological Excavations and Surveys
  • Geological and Ecological surveys
  • Educational Cruises
  • Underwater photography
  • Maintenance and storage of professional equipment
  • Regulatory diving safety by professional diving officers
  • Mediating between the needs of conservation, research and diving safety
  • Applied Archaeological Excavations
  • Professional marine research training
  • Operating advanced technical equipment

The Maritime Workshop is also the Joint University of Haifa – University of California, San Diego Marine Archaeology Field Station. 

The Maritime Workshop
In the Naval Officers School, Akko. Photo by M. Edrey
Oxygen-Nitrox compressor
Photo by M. Edrey
Scubadiving Equipment
Photo by M. Edrey
Boats in storage
Photo by M. Edrey
Diving Gear Repair Workshop
Photo by M. Edrey
Underwater Photography Lab
Photo by M. Edrey