Project Development, Business Planning and Bid Writing Case Studies

Marine Economy Action Plan

Buckman Associates Ltd and EMB Consulting were commissioned by Torbay Development Agency to undertake research to better understand the marine opportunity in Torbay and develop a realistic action plan to promote its sustainable growth and development.

The work involved:

  1. A desk based review of 6 marine sub-sectors to identify national and local trends and opportunities;
  2. Consultation with over 30 stakeholders to understand the Torbay perspective;
  3. Development of an interim report with draft actions;
  4. A prioritisation workshop with stakeholders to refine and develop the list of actions;
  5. Finalising the strategy and action plan document for review by the steering group.


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