News

Design Foundations funding round 2 now open for applications

Innovate UK is to invest up to £1 million in early-stage, human-centred design projects. These proje...

New guidance published to help employers recruit more apprentices

New apprenticeship funding rules and management processes are being introduced for new apprenticeshi...

Events

Visit to the COAST (Coastal, Ocean and Sediment Transport) Laboratory at the University of Plymouth, 26th and 27th June 2017

The Society of Maritime Industries is hosting a visit to the Coast (Coastal, Ocean and Sediment Tran...

Annual SMI reception and buffet lunch for foreign naval attaches and advisers in London, 27th June 2017, London

The Society of Maritime Industries will once again be hosting the foreign naval attachés & advis...

Current Projects - PLAXX: innovative new marine fuel

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Marine Sout East White Paper on Market Opportunities for Clean Marine Fuels...

In response to the new challenges facing shipping companies and other vessel operators with regard to optimization of their fuel use, for both economic and regulatory factors, Marine South East has produced a White Paper presenting some of the fuel options that could realistically be deployed.

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Trial Partners sought for PLAXX Marine Fuel project...

Currently, global production of plastic surpasses 300 million metric tons per year and is forecast to double over the next 20 years. Only 10% of the waste generated is recycled with the remainder being incinerated, sent to landfill or left to pollute land and sea.* If the current trend continues the world faces an ever-increasing problem.

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