The Centre for Remote Environment is a research and consultancy group based within the College of Art, Science and Engineering at the University of Dundee and encompasses Project Atlantis, a group based in Dundee created to provide environmental educational resources through digital media.

CRE is committed towards developing a portfolio of research and consultancy projects and works to secure research grants and contracts from research councils, government departments and industry.

CRE works closely with The South Georgia Heritage Trust (SGHT), and the main research themes addressed are: marine and fisheries; environment, ecology and conservation; industrial and cultural heritage, with particular reference to the whaling industries; as well as related technologies within polar and sub polar regions.