Maritime Defence & Security News

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

14 July 2022

Cyber-SHIP Lab Annual Symposium - Call for research abstracts, industry speakers and Save the Date

Cyber-SHIP Lab Annual Symposium 26-27 October 2022 at the International Maritime Organization, London, call for research abstracts, industry speakers and save the date.

13 July 2022

Marine Industry Salary Survey 2022

There are only a few days left to complete the Marine Industry Salary Survey 2022. This unique piece of research aims to gain a comprehensive insight into the salaries and contractor rates currently commanded by professionals across the industry.

11 July 2022

Call for Diversity in Maritime Taskforce and Network Chairs

Maritime UK are seeking four new Chairs to join their Taskforce as well as Leads to take our project start-end groups forward.

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9 June 2022

Welcome Giorgio

SMI and Maritime UK have joined forces to increase their policy engagement with the appointment of Giorgio Buttironi.

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27 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.

25 May 2022

Members of the UK’s first Shipbuilding Skills Taskforce Announced

Members of the UK’s first Shipbuilding Skills Taskforce have been announced and we are delighted with the volume of members involved.

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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.

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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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