Maritime & Marine

The Solent Cluster heads for Westminster to launch landmark report on region’s low-carbon future

Government ministers and MPs from across the Solent met in London this week for the launch of a report commissioned by The Solent Cluster, the region’s decarbonisation... READ MORE »

Ferry good news as old office desks get a new lease of life thanks to Wightlink donation

Unwanted wooden desks donated by Wightlink are being transformed into new items. Twenty pieces of good quality timber, up to a square metre in size, were identified after... READ MORE »

Griffon Hoverwork secure cross-the-pond contract to help Canadian Coast Guard update their fleet

The Canadian Coast Guard have called on Southampton’s Griffon Hoverwork to help update their current air cushion vehicle (ACV) design. With a fleet of four ACVs, the... READ MORE »

"It's been an amazing journey": Gallagher meet LA Marine founding Partner Russell Kelly in this month's Marine Matters

In this month's Marine Matters Gallagher meet Russell Kelly, founding Partner at LA Marine, and learn about his upcoming retirement and his lengthy and successful career... READ MORE »

Southampton’s RAD Propulsion secures £1m funding from Ocean Infinity

RAD Propulsion has received a £1 million investment from Ocean Infinity to help fund its rapid operational scale up. The Southampton firm is soon set to share its... READ MORE »

‘Wonderful boost’ for Solent maritime as region wins £8.3m+ national funding for clean innovation

Maritime UK Solent is celebrating a vital cash injection for the region’s businesses in their mission to develop green technologies for a more sustainable future. The... READ MORE »

Future of green shipping tops the agenda as Maritime UK Solent convenes roundtable discussion

The future of green shipping was top of the agenda at a roundtable event convened by Maritime UK Solent. It brought together the Department of Transport (DfT) with over... READ MORE »

Mermaid Atlantic complete 3,000 nautical mile World’s Toughest Row

The Mermaid Atlantic team have completed their unsupported, 3,000 nautical mile row across the Atlantic in the World’s Toughest Row. The team landed at Nelson’s... READ MORE »

BAR Technologies set to bring WindWings to China as CEO jets off for Shanghai signing ceremony

Wind propulsion pioneers BAR Technologies have agreed a partnership with CM Energy Tech (CMET), who will oversee production of their signature WindWings in China. As the... READ MORE »

Mountains, marathons, Movember: ABP Soton raise £10k for local charity’s ‘home from home’

The team at ABP Southampton have been busy raising funds for Young Lives vs Cancer, their charity of the year for 2023. Fundraisers over the past 12 months have included... READ MORE »