Industry Workshop on Celtic Sea FLOW: Lifecycle of a floating wind farm – Fri, 8 July 2022 09:30 – 14:30

Floating Offshore Wind industry focused workshop exploring themes relating to the lifecycle of a FLOW farm. An evolution of the 2 day research conference PRIMaRE (Partnership for Research in Marine Renewable Energy) that is being hosted by Exeter University this year, this FLOW lifecycle workshop is an industry focused day that will facilitate collaborative thinking […]


Smart Sound Plymouth – MASG Seminar

Thursday 8th September Gain an insight into what exciting projects the Smart Sound Plymouth are working on and get an update on their Wolfson Foundation funding. The Smart Sound facilitates trials, validation and proving of marine innovative technologies across a diverse environment. All missions will be facilitated by a dedicated team in compliance with MAS […]


Innovation in time resilience, dissemination and application – feasibility

Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation, is working with the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) to invest up to £4.7 million in innovation projects that contribute to resilient time, frequency and synchronisation (TFS) and its dissemination and application. The key areas for development are: resilience distribution trust, assurance and security integration and processing of signals The […]

Events, News

Clean Maritime Demonstration Competition Final Showcase

In March 2021, the Department for Transport (DfT) launched the Clean Maritime Demonstration Competition, which allocated over £23m of research and development funding to 55 projects across the UK. The CMDC supported the design and development of zero emission shipping technologies and greener ports through a series of technology trials and feasibility studies to accelerate […]


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 […]


GreenOffshoreTech SME Accelerator

GreenOffshoreTech, a Cluster Facilitated Project, will offer a 3-phase accelerator programme designed for innovation support to SMEs that aims to mature and validate project ideas for the development of new cross-sectorial and cross-border value chains in selected Topics targeting offshore applications.   The total amount of direct financial support for SMEs in this first call […]


Plymouth Freeport Update

At the end of 2020 Plymouth City Council joined forces with neighbours Devon County Council and South Hams District Council in a bid to unlock £35 million pounds of funding for the area by putting in a Freeport bid. In March 2021 the Chancellor announced at Budget that Plymouth and South Devon had been successful in bidding for […]


Energy Entrepreneurs Fund

Phase 9 of the Energy Entrepreneurs Fund is a competitive funding scheme which supports the development and demonstration of state of the art technologies, products and processes in the areas of energy efficiency, power generation, heat generation, energy storage, reducing greenhouse gas emissions and security of supply. It is now open for applications. The scheme […]