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SPECIALIST SUPPORT FOR MARINE EXPORTERS

The Department for International Trade (DIT) have appointed a marine sector specialist to help businesses across the Great South West (covering the Heart of the South West, Dorset and Cornwall & Isles of Scilly LEPs) looking to export their products and services internationally. The free service open to all marine sector companies in the area, […]

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CROSS SECTOR FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR AVIATION AND MARITIME

Offshore and large infrastructure assets are typically remote, costly and dangerous to inspect. As industry strives to keep costs down the commercialisation of drone technology delivers a cheap and efficient business solution. KTN are here to support companies capitalise on this rapidly evolving market by leveraging funding. As delivery partners, KTN are supporting a variety […]

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SHOWCASE YOUR COMPANY THROUGH THE DEPT FOR INTERNATIONAL TRADEE

The Department for International Trade (DIT) is responsible for promoting UK trade across the world and attracting foreign investment into our economy. As well as supporting UK maritime exporters, our Maritime team connects overseas buyers with UK companies to help them access the UK’s maritime supply chain and world-leading expertise in both leisure and commercial […]

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Pitch your Marine-Tech product to international buyers via Augmented Reality

Pitch your Marine-Tech product to international buyers in a way that has never been done before, using the power of Augmented Reality (AR). Applications close: Midnight Wednesday 16th December The Department for International Trade (DIT) South West, Business West and AR specialists Render are launching the first-of-its-kind immersive augmented reality (AR) platform for cross-border sales […]

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TIDAL STREAM ENERGY SUPPLY CHAIN AND COLLABORATION OPPORTUNITIES DOCUMENTED. 

A €45.4m Anglo-French “TIGER” project which aims to accelerate the tidal stream energy industry in the Channel region has worked with leading tidal stream energy developers from France and the UK to uncover supply chain and innovation opportunities that span a range of disciplines and provide a valuable repository of information, opportunities and contacts into a rapidly growing market. Ocean Energy Europe’s ‘2030 Ocean Energy Vision’1 predicts up to 2.4GW of Tidal stream energy capacity installed by 2030 and becoming cost competitive with fossil fuels.    In […]

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Plymouth Hosts 2020 Maritime UK Awards

The very best of the UK’s £46.1 billion maritime sector were celebrated at last night’s Maritime UK Awards in Plymouth.  To find out more about the maritime sector in the South West visit https://maritimeuksw.org/ Thousands of industry professionals watched online as the ceremony, hosted by British sailor Dee Caffari, was broadcast from The Box, the […]

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University of Plymouth Research and Development Solutions Fund

The £200,000 fund, delivered in partnership between the University of Plymouth and Thomas Westcott Chartered Accountants, is designed to stimulate industrial collaborations and knowledge transfer opportunities between our researchers and businesses – aiming to solve specific ‘business problems’. Grants of up to £20,000 will be available during two funding rounds: Call 1: 9th November 2020 […]

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Offshore Wind – Development Grants Call

The Offshore Wind Growth Partnership has launched a £1.5M Development Grants Call This latest opportunity provides funding for projects to help companies to improve their competitiveness, increase capability and enable a step-change in their growth within the Offshore Wind Sector. The Offshore Wind Development Grants Call aims to encourage more businesses into the offshore wind […]