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19 May 2022

Sir Ben Ainslie CBE - After Dinner Speaker at SMI Annual Dinner

This year, we are very pleased to welcome Sir Ben Ainslie CBE as our after dinner speaker.

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18 May 2022

British Company Coltraco Ultrasonics Wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise, for Second Time

We are delighted to announce that Coltraco Ultrasonics have are honoured to have won The Queens Award for Enterprise 2022.

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16 May 2022

Babcock Begins Major Regeneration of Devonport Facility

Babcock International Group (Babcock), the defence, security and aerospace company, has started a series of major infrastructure projects at Devonport in Plymouth. Over the next 10 years Babcock will develop state of-the-art facilities to meet the evolving requirements of the UK’s Royal Navy.

11 May 2022

Aquatec Scoops Two Prestigious Awards at Offshore Technology Conference 2022

Through-water communications and subsea integrity specialist Aquatec is celebrating this week after winning OTC’s 2022 Spotlight on New Technology Award and ASME’s 2022 Albert Woelfel Best Mechanical Engineering Achievement Award.

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3 May 2022

Astute Electronics announce the launch of a dedicated maritime division, focusing on all areas of Naval and Civil marine

Astute have worked within the aerospace and defence industry since their inception, with their presence in the area growing exponentially over the last 30+ years, providing services covering the entire span of projects from design-in to through life support.

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23 March 2022

UK Shipbuilding Taskforce Launched to Boost Skills and Jobs

The Department for Education (DfE) is calling on experts from the shipbuilding industry to apply to become a member of the first UK Shipbuilding Skills Taskforce.

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10 March 2022

Society of Maritime Industries welcomes 'huge step forward' as shipbuilding strategy releases

The Society of Maritime Industries is welcoming the publication of the National Shipbuilding Strategy refresh today by the Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Merseyside.  

3 March 2022

Seeing red in the wake of the Tongan Tsunami

Seeing red in the wake of the Tongan Tsunami. Ghana Ports Authority lead the way for Environmental Monitoring.

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2 March 2022

Babcock utilising conceptual engineering support for new customer, Twinza Oil Limited

Babcock International Group (Babcock), the defence, security and aerospace company has successfully delivered conceptual engineering support to provide a design for a combined condensate and LPG gas floating storage and offloading feasibility study for Twinza Oil Limited.

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Marine Autonomy Challenge (MAChallenge)

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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