Maritime Autonomous Systems News

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25 May 2023

ACUA Ocean and HydroSurv announce intention to merge

ACUA Ocean and HydroSurv, two UK-based companies specialising in maritime autonomous systems, have announced their intention to merge

22 May 2023

Sonardyne upgrade for India’s national tsunami detection network

A network of deep-water acoustic sensors that provides India’s coastal communities with an early warning of tsunami waves is being upgraded by Sonardyne to extend both their endurance and capability.

3 May 2023

Aquatec wins Best Mechanical Engineering Achievement Innovation Award by ASME at Offshore Technology Conference, Texas.

Through-water communications and subsea integrity specialist was presented the award on 1st May in Houston, Texas.

Ocean Business 2023 back with a bang!
25 April 2023

Ocean Business 2023 back with a bang!

Ocean science and technology experts from around the world descended on Southampton last week for the biggest ever Ocean Business exhibition and conference. Record crowds of more than 5,000 gathered at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) for three days of ground-breaking innovation, exciting product launches and quayside demonstrations

20 April 2023

Maritime BIM Bootcamp

Unlocking the full potential of Building Information Management within the Maritime sector

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19 April 2023

Sonardyne partners with Smart Sound Plymouth for UK’s premier proving area for next-generation marine technologies

Marine energy, defence and science company Sonardyne has been selected to provide a subsurface communications and navigation network for the Smart Sound Connect Subsurface (SSCS) Project.

6 April 2023

SMI Annual Conference 2023 - Presentations

Please find all presentations here.

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3 April 2023

Your views please - UK SHORE Green Shipping Corridors Survey

UK SHORE is considering how it could support the development of green corridors and help UK innovators develop full value chain international clean maritime solutions.

22 February 2023

Ocean Business announces exhibitor list for 2023 show

With just two months to go until Ocean Business 2023, more details can be revealed about the line-up of exhibitors at the global technology and science exhibition for marine industries.

CMDC Round 3 Winners
20 February 2023

CMDC Round 3 Winners

We would like to extend our congratulations to all winners of the CMDC round 3 funding.

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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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