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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 is underway.

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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 peer learning and what she learned from her time living aboard a Royal Navy warship.

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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 Navarino.

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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.

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10 July 2024

Berge Neblina sets sail following the installation of Anemoi’s energy saving Rotor Sails

Berge Bulk’s Berge Neblina, a 388,000 dwt Valemax Ore Carrier, is currently completing its voyage to Brazil following the successful installation of four 5x35m Rotor Sails from Anemoi Marine Technologies Ltd

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9 July 2024

BMT Collaborates on ROC + DOCK Project to Drive Maritime Innovation in the UK

In partnership with South Devon College and HydroSurv, BMT aims to drive clean and sustainable maritime innovation in the UK’s Southwest and beyond.

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4 July 2024

Record re-booking as Seawork looks to 2025

A stunning 25th edition of Seawork has led to record re-bookings for 2025 as exhibitors look to repeat the success of this year’s event.

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2 July 2024

Artemis Technologies and Red Funnel announce the first 100% electric high-speed vessel between the South Coast and the Isle of Wight

Artemis Technologies is delighted to announce a new and exciting partnership with Red Funnel which will see the introduction of the Artemis EF-24 Passenger to Red Funnel's Southampton to West Cowes route in late 2025.

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27 June 2024

Planet Ocean’s partner, Fluidion®, Launches Live 2024 Olympics Seine Water Quality Data as Part of Open Data Initiative

One month prior to the 2024 Olympic opening ceremony, our partners Fluidion is proud to announce the launch of the live water quality data broadcast for the Seine River

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