MarRI-UK announces successful projects of ‘Technology and Innovation in UK Maritime’ call

Eleven projects to help promote technological innovation in UK Maritime have been awarded £1.5m as part of the Technology and Innovation in UK Maritime Call. Congratulations to the two successful bids from Maritime UK South West, City College Plymouth and University of Exeter and University of Plymouth. The Maritime Research and Innovation UK (MarRI-UK) initiative […]


Global Trade Outlook Series #2

3 virtual events aimed at businesses from across the maritime sector and wider export economy. The second in the series focuses on Transatlantic trade post-Brexit. We will be joined by Oxford Economics who will present their economic outlook, followed by a panel discussion. More speakers will be confirmed. The panel will be chaired by Maritime […]


Innovation Consultancy Grant Fund

SMEs in Devon can receive 75% refund of costs of engaging a Consultant to support business innovation work within the marine sector through the Marine Business Technology Centre. Join one of our webinars to hear about project examples during our promotion week beginning 6th July, more information here: Or sign up to receive further […]


Maritime Skills Commissioners announced

Maritime UK, the umbrella body for the maritime sector, is today announcing the inaugural Commissioners to serve on the Maritime Skills Commission. Government and industry, working through Maritime UK, has established the Maritime Skills Commission (MSC) to lead the sector’s work in ensuring the maritime sector has a pipeline of talented people to serve all […]