Welcome to Liverpool Logistics, Offshore and Marine Research Institute

Established in 1998, the Institute is a leading research unit in marine, offshore and transport studies. 

To find out more about LOOM, explore the sections below. Within these sections you’ll learn more about Loom’s research output, the Institute’s research staff, as well LOOM’s research opportunities.


LOOM has many research interests:

3D-simulation of logistics movements

Evolutionary algorithms and optimisation

Formal ship safety assessment

Human and organisational error studies

See more of LOOM's research interests