ShARC will be decommissioned on the 30th of November 2023, after which time users will no longer be able to access that cluster and any jobs running or queueing at that time will be cancelled.

Please see our page of important info about ShARC’s decommissioning.


Apache Maven is a software project management and comprehension tool. Based on the concept of a project object model (POM), Maven can manage a project’s build, reporting and documentation from a central piece of information.

Interactive usage

After connecting to Bessemer (see Establishing a SSH connection), start an interactive session with the srun --pty bash -i command.

The latest version of Maven (currently version 3.6.3) is made available with the commands:

module load Maven/3.6.3
module load Java/11.0.2

After this any of the Maven commands can be run from the prompt. The available commands can be obtained using:

mvn --help

Installation notes

Maven was installed using Easybuild 4.3.4, build details can be found in /usr/local/packages/live/eb/Maven/3.6.3/easybuild/


The module file is on the system at /usr/local/modulefiles/live/eb/all/Maven/3.6.3.