Industry-Leading Insights

With our professional staff and state-of-the-art facilities, Maritime Pilots Institute is uniquely positioned to provide unparalleled research and consulting services. And through our organizational partnership with our managing entity Locus, MPI can effectively evaluate and assess naval prototypes, bringing maritime innovation to life.


Precise Environments. Accurate Testing.

Whether evaluating navigational challenges or assessing unproven ship designs, accurate and rigorous testing is crucial. By meticulously recreating real world conditions, MPI is able to provide accurate basis-of-design and proof-of-concept tests to ensure the safe passage of pilots and their crews.

Our highly-customizable facility and state-of-the-art simulations give maritime professionals access to a wide array of conditions and situations. The on-site manned model waterways can be controlled for depth, bank, dock, turning basin, current, and channels, offering clients a precise recreation of real world circumstances.

Our Resources. Your Benefit.

Looking to partner with MPI for consulting or assessment? A member of our team will respond to your inquiry as soon as possible.