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Green Shipping Corridor Feasibility Study Funding Briefing – 17th June 10-11

The Department for Transport recently announced the first package under the £206m UK SHORE R&D programme.  Following on from the COP26 Clydebank Declaration, the package includes funding for detailed feasibility studies on UK international and non-ferry domestic green corridors. These studies will explore the technical, operational, regulatory and commercial feasibility of establishing UK green corridors and […]

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Funding Opportunities June

Clean Maritime Demonstration Competition Round 2 – Collaborative R&D Clean Maritime Demonstration Competition Round 2 – Feasibility Green Offshore Tech Fund Net Zero Hydrogen Fund – Strand 2 Capital Expenditure (CAPEX) Net Zero Hydrogen Fund – Strand 1 Development Expenditure (DEVEX) Innovate UK-Smart Grants: April 2022 Strategic Innovation Fund Canada-UK Net Zero Value Chains – […]

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Defence Infrastructure Organisation SME Supplier Event – 27th June

Date – 27th June 2022 Venue – DMS Whittington, Lichfield WS14 9PY Suppliers – 18 of DIO’s Tier 1 Suppliers in attendance (Construction, TSPs Hard & Soft FM) Attendees – 100 SME spaces available Registration – by emailing: DIOComrcl-PGSRMTeam@mod.gov.uk Through DIO, suppliers provide a range of infrastructure services to the Ministry of Defence. By value, we rely on our suppliers to […]

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Connected Places Catapult Maritime Innovation “Flagship” SME accelerator programme

The Connected Places Catapult have recently launched their Maritime Innovation “Flagship” SME accelerator programme and have two workshops coming up to explore the challenges of decarbonisation, digitisation and investment in the maritime ecosystem. Details of the workshops and how to join are provided at the links below. About the Maritime Innovation Flagship Project The project […]

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Mersey Maritime Exchange 23rd June

The Mersey Maritime Exchange will take place on Thursday 23rd June 2022, both online and in the magnificent surroundings of Liverpool Town Hall, a Grade-I-listed building in the heart of the city. The conference is being organised by Mersey Maritime in partnership with Maritime UK and will discuss the progress of the UK Government’s Maritime 2050 […]

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Maritime UK reveals major £116bn economic impact report

A new CEBR report, commissioned by Maritime UK, reveals £116bn economic impact of UK maritime, more than rail and aviation combined. Industry supported 1,064,000 jobs in 2019, 45% more productive than the UK average, and well paid, with average remuneration 30% higher than the UK benchmark. The UK’s industry grew by 35% between 2010-19 and […]

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Voyage to net zero in maritime underway as UK confirms £12 million for zero emission technologies

Zero emission ferries and vessels are one step closer to being a reality, as Maritime Minister Robert Courts today (24 May 2022) confirmed £12 million funding to accelerate the research and development of zero emission maritime technologies. Now in its second round, the Clean Maritime Demonstration Competition (CMDC) was born out of the Prime Minister’s 10-point plan […]

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Maritime Decarbonisation and the UK Ports response via Clean Maritime Demonstrator Projects Webinar

  Aim:To explore perspectives and inspire the supply chain to learn from relevant Clean Maritime Demonstrator projects underway in Ports which focus on: Port of Tyne and Renewable Microgrids – A presentation on Clean Tyne and the real-time digital platform for scenario planning and feasibility studies that will help determine the future power needs of the […]