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17 July 2024

King Charles III Opens Parliament: a Maritime Summary

Among the forty bills announced in the King’s Speech, there are a few that concern the maritime engineering, scientific and technology industry and – more widely – the maritime sector as a whole.

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16 July 2024

Transport Scotland announces new ferries for the Clyde and Hebrides

The procurement of seven new electric ferries to help support island communities and improve the resilience of the Clyde and Hebrides ferries network…

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15 July 2024

SMIFutures Early Career Profile: Courtney Story

Meet Courtney Story, Supply Chain manager at BAE Systems. In this interview, Courtney discusses seeing the value in your challenges, the benefits of…

11 July 2024

90POE Achieves Infinity Ready Certification

90POE is proud to announce that our next-generation platform, OpenOcean STUDIO, has officially received the Infinity Ready Certification from…

11 July 2024

Kongsberg Maritime launches unmanned offshore support vessel for subsea operations

In spring 2024, the 24-metre REACH 1, the world’s first unmanned offshore surface vessel, was launched from Trosvik Shipyard in Norway.


30 Jul
30 Jul 2024, 10:00 – 13:15

Futures Afloat Industry Engagement Event

The Society Maritime of Industries (SMI) is delighted to be collaborating with Trinity House on an industry engagement event for the Futures Afloat project relating to the plans for the replacement...
03 Sep
3 Sep 2024 – 6 Sep 2024

SMM Hamburg 2024

Held biennially in Hamburg, SMM finds its ideal location in a city boasting a rich maritime heritage and thriving commercial centre. SMI will be co-ordinating and organising the UK Pavilion and group...
10 Sep
10 Sep 2024 – 11 Sep 2024

SMI Annual Conference 2024

Driving Decarbonisation, Digitalisation and Autonomy – the Role of the Maritime Supply Chain and Marine Science and Technology.
04 Nov
4 Nov 2024 – 7 Nov 2024

Euronaval 2024

SMI will be co-ordinating and organising the UK Pavilion and group activities at Euronaval 2024. The 29th edition of Euronaval will provide attendees with a fresh venue, opportunities for...
07 Nov
7 Nov 2024, 10:00 – 13:30

Annual Current Trends in Shipping Review 2024

An in-person symposium taking place 7th November 2024, 10.00 – 13.30 Kindly hosted by Clyde & Co at The St Botolph Building, 138 Houndsditch, London EC3A 7AR.
28 Nov
28 Nov 2024, 19:00 – 23:00

SMI Annual Dinner 2024

The Society of Maritime Industries Annual Dinner will be held on Thursday 28th November 2024 at Merchant Taylors’ Hall, 30 Threadneedle Street, London, EC2R 8JB.
03 Dec
3 Dec 2024 – 6 Dec 2024

ExpoNaval 2024

ExpoNaval 2024, is organised by FISA, of the GL events Group. Since 1998, this international fair has taken place every two years. It has since established itself as the most important...
25 Mar
25 Mar 2025 – 27 Mar 2025

Sea Asia 2025

Sea Asia, a premier maritime conference and exhibition and Asia's Anchor Maritime and Offshore Event, will return to Marina Bay Sands in Singapore March 2025. SMI is organising and managing...
08 Apr
8 Apr 2025 – 10 Apr 2025

Ocean Business 2025

Ocean Business 2025 is the global meeting place for ocean science and technology professionals. Companies have the opportunity to connect with thousands of the industry’s brightest minds,...
06 May
6 May 2025 – 8 May 2025

IMDEX Asia 2025

As Asia's leading naval and maritime defence event, IMDEX Asia has mustered the world’s naval elite and the finest fleets of maritime innovations.  SMI will be organising and...
02 Jun
2 Jun 2025 – 6 Jun 2025

Nor-Shipping 2025

Nor-Shipping is an important meeting place for companies from across the entire maritime value chain and from around the globe.  SMI will be organising and managing a UK Group Pavilion at...
10 Jun
10 Jun 2025 – 12 Jun 2025

Seawork 2025

Seawork is Europe’s largest annual commercial marine and workboat exhibition, bringing together over 7,600 industry professionals, 10,500 items of equipment and services, together with over 70...
09 Sep
9 Sep 2025 – 12 Sep 2025

DSEI 2025

Held at the easy to access ExCel exhibition centre every two years SMI has secured space in DSEI’s Naval Zone to support member companies.  The Naval Zone at DSEI is an interactive...
21 Oct
21 Oct 2025 – 24 Oct 2025


KORMARINE is the largest and most prestigious marine trade exhibition, fully supported by the world’s biggest Shipbuilders in Korea as well as leading international shipowners and offshore...
04 Nov
4 Nov 2025 – 6 Nov 2025

Indo Pacific 2025

Attracting industry professionals from around Australia, the region and the world, Indo Pacific 2025 will see key players from the maritime and naval defence communities come together for three days...

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This exciting challenge is open to teams of students studying at UK universities. The first phase involves a video submission and the finals take place in November this year. Each qualifying team will be provided with an industry simulator to enable them to build the autonomous behaviours required to achieve a series of challenges.

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JDMI Marine autonomy focuses on advanced design and build of cutting edge uncrewed surface vessels USVs.

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Europe's largest on-water annual commercial maritime exhibition & conference.

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Nivalis-Tech Limited

Nivalis Ice Pigging - transforming the way pipes are cleaned. We are the pioneers in the design and build of equipment and implementation of Ice Pigging.

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Evica Ltd

Evica Ltd are a UK OEM specialising in the design and manufacture of high-end LED lighting products. The Evica Search range delivers high intensity marine and land-based LED searchlights with unique…

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PG Products Limited

Manufacturers of marine approved fire suits sold worldwide. Manufacturers of marine approved fire suits sold worldwide, to the shipbuilding industry through our network of distributors.

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