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European Funding for Clean Maritime Innovation

A range of different innovation funding calls are currently available which are part of the Horizon Europe Framework Programme. Calls Cover high power fuel cells, on board power storage for ammonia and hydrogen, preventing methane slip from LNG engines, ammonia engine feasibility,  Digital Twin models to enable green ship operation, sustainable fuel deployment, on-board energy […]

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Engineering Solutions for marine plastic pollution; Research Festival, 29th June 2021, online 13.00-17.00

The University of Plymouth will be hosting this event during their Research Festival 2021. Fishing nets and other gear account for a significant proportion of plastic pollution in the marine environment, causing harm to habitats and organisms and breaking down into smaller particles until becoming microplastics. Fishing is heavily relied upon for global food production, so how […]

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Unique environmental sampling technology helps maritime ports to detect, monitor and manage their marine environments

Maritime UK SW Sponsor, Applied Genomics, based at Brixham Environmental Lab, have developed a sensitive environmental DNA Sampling tool which acts as an early warning system helping maritime ports to detect, monitor and manage invasive non-native marine organisms which potentially threaten the marine environment in ports and their surrounding coastal waters. Invasive non-native species are […]

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Innovation Challenge funding for marine and maritime through the Knowledge Transfer Network

Innovation Challenge funding for marine and maritime through the Knowledge Transfer Network Climate control for vessels Non-destructive testing of GRP vessels On behalf of Artemis Technologies 4 challenges suitable for both maritime companies and the wider supply chain these include: Battery systems Collision avoidance and sensor technologies Bio-fouling detection and avoidance Ride-height and actuation sensing

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SMART PORT ENTREPRENEURIAL ECOSYSTEM DEVELOPMENT – SPEED

SMART PORT ENTREPRENEURIAL ECOSYSTEM DEVELOPMENT SPEED is a European Interreg project aimed at building a smart port ecosystem, bridging the gap between the worlds of European ports, the nascent data science and IoT market. In addition to building online and offline arenas for interaction between ports and their stakeholders, SPEED also enables the development of governance […]

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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 […]