Marine Science & Technology News

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29 September 2022

NSO Industry Secondees

The National Shipbuilding Office are recruiting for up to 3 Industry Secondees. These posts are required to bring complementary skill sets to the NSO team to help deliver the joint Government and industry vision for a globally successful, innovative and sustainable shipbuilding enterprise.

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28 September 2022

Seabed Conservation Project Receives Boost from Valeport

The largest seagrass restoration, education and innovation project in England, LIFE Recreation ReMEDIES, will receive support from environmental sensor manufacturer, Valeport, for the project’s final two years.

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22 September 2022

Parliamentarians call for Minister for the Ocean position in Government in an open letter to Prime Minister Liz Truss

In an open letter sent to the new Prime Minister Liz Truss, a group of 29 cross-party parliamentarians have requested that as one of the first actions in her new role, Truss considers creating a position for the Minister for the Ocean in Government.

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9 September 2022

Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II

We are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II

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22 August 2022

Funding for cadets boosted to £43 million pounds over next two years to help build the maritime sector

The future of maritime has been given a massive funding boost by the UK Government with an increase in training subsidies for cadets and ratings.

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17 August 2022

Maritime Trade Mission to South Korea: Green & Offshore Korea

The Department for International Trade in South Korea invites British maritime companies to join a trade mission to Green & Offshore Korea 2022 in Busan, South Korea.

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16 August 2022

CPC Maritime Accelerator

Connected Places Catapult is seeking SMEs with innovative solutions to join a 6-month accelerator programme for the maritime industry.

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28 July 2022

Society of Maritime Industries Digital Technology Survey

The Digital Technology Group of the Society of Maritime Industries provides a focus for member companies on the impact of digital technologies across the industry, seeking to share awareness and understanding of advanced digital technologies and how best to exploit them.

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28 July 2022

South West England Innovators Collaborate to Develop Enhanced Solutions for Seagrass Monitoring

A new, non-invasive method to measure and monitor seagrass biomass on the seabed around England’s South West coast is being developed as part of an ongoing, collaborative project.

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14 July 2022

SMI responds to Request for Information on the Floating Offshore Wind Manufacturing Investment Scheme

SMI has formally responded to the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) information request

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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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