News from the UK Government


Consultation on EIA - changes to regulations on marine works

Defra has launched a consultation today on transposing the amendments for the EU Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) Directive (2014/52/EU) into national legislation.  This joint technical consultation makes changes to Defra's EIA Re...

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Parker Review: Blueprint for a strong naval shipbuilding sector

Sir John Parker’s Independent Report into naval shipbuilding sets out far-reaching recommendations to transform the UK shipbuilding industry. Sir John Parker’s Independent Report into naval shipbuilding published 29 November set...

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Department of International Trade: Marine Exporting Newsletter October 2016

Department for International Trade (D.I.T)’s targeted programme of cross-government support and activity over the next 5-years will focus on - Brazil, China and South Korea. BRAZIL (TRADE CAMPAIGN MARKET) The opportunity: Despite the...

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Charting the way ahead to maritime growth

A year on from the publication of the UK Maritime Growth Study and its Recommendations, stakeholders from government and across the UK’s maritime sector came together to examine how the Recommendations were being implemented and to conside...

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Funding competition: robotics and autonomous systems applications

Innovate UK and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council(EPSRC) are to invest up to £5 million in innovation projects to stimulate new partnerships across robotics and autonomous systems (RAS). We are looking for in...

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