Clean Maritime Showcase Event – Presentations

On the 16th of June at MDL Marinas around 70 businesses gathered together to hear about developments in clean maritime. The event was part of the Green Tech Boatshow which enabled the public to access clean marine products and services to make their boating more sustainable. Slides from the event are available below: Clean Maritime […]

Powering Marine Innovation – Poole Maritime Festival 27th June

To celebrate the world class marine innovation in the South West region, join Maritime UK South West and Poole Marine Hub to explore innovations in marine engineering, new technologies and processes, celebrate some of our excellent innovation success stories in Dorset and hear about the support on offer to help your business grow. Gain insights […]

How to get involved with the work of Maritime UK

We often get asked how colleagues across the sector can get involved with Maritime UK’s work. So, look no further, as this blog lists xx ways that you can do so. Maritime UK is the umbrella body for the maritime sector, bringing together the shipping, ports, services, engineering and leisure marine industries. Our purpose is […]

Canada-UK Net Zero Value Chains – Transportation

Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, will work with the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP) to invest a total of up to £4 million in innovation projects. These will enable transition to net zero for the automotive, rail, or maritime transportation sectors. The aim of this competition […]

Some places still available at Marine-i Innovation Accelerator Programme

Marine-i has announced that limited places are still available at its three-part coaching programme designed to help local businesses bring their innovation ideas to market. This new programme is aimed at small or medium sized businesses in Cornwall who have an interest in marine technology. The programme is free to eligible businesses. Part funded by […]


For marine businesses this free event will provide information on a wide range of activity in the marine sector in the region. From training routes, R&D tax credits, how to access Innovate UK grants and setting up Knowledge Transfer Partnerships with universities through to updates from both Exeter and Plymouth universities, Harland & Wolff, details […]


The £55 million Industrial Fuel Switching competition will support innovation in the development of pre-commercial fuel switch and fuel switch enabling technology for the industrial sector, to help industry switch from high to lower carbon fuels. Funding will be awarded through Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI) contracts, providing 100% funding for pre-commercial solutions. Apply for […]

Technology and solutions to enhance the capability of Maritime Mission Systems

The iX Challenge competition, delivered by KTN, is supporting BAE Systems Surface Ships to identify innovative solutions to enhance and enrich the Maritime Mission Systems marketplace. This long-standing, traditional market has recently become primed for new lines of thinking from the not-so-usual suspects. Top-performing solutions will be invited to participate in a Codeathon within a […]

DFT Consultation launched to consider ground breaking technologies that will transform how we travel over the next decade.

consultation launched on measures to place the UK at the forefront of cutting-edge transport technologies proposals will lead to even more EV charge points that are inclusively designed for all drivers views sought on drones and autonomous vessels that could perform new functions, such as delivering goods and aiding search-and-rescue missions Measures to safely maximise […]