News and Press Releases

Technological change in UK maritime is ‘accelerating’

An article published on 7th of May, 2021 reporting on Maritime UK Chair & MarRI-UK Strategy Board Member Sarah Kenny's address on the nature of technological change in the UK.

Work for Us: MarRI-UK - Programme Manager

Link to the Job Description regarding the MarRI-UK: Programme Manager role on the University of Strathclyde's Website

Speech: Sarah Kenny keynote to Maritime Autonomous Systems Regulatory Conference 2021

Keynote speech first published on 20 January, 2021 by Chair of Maritime UK and MarRI-UK Strategy Board Member Sarah Kenny at the Maritime Autonomous Systems Regulatory Conference 2021.

John Murray, former SMI Chief Executive, receives New Year’s Honour

An article published on 4 January, 2021 announcing that John Murray, former SMI Chief Executive and MarRI-UK Strategy Board Member, has receieved an OBE for his services to the maritime sector.

Plymouth Boat Trips and Voyager Marine launch UK’s first sea-going electric ferry

An article published on 13 October, 2020 announcing the launch of the UK's first sea-going eletric ferry as part of the MarRI-UK Funded Project - First Fully Electric Domestic Passenger Vessel in the UK

MarRI-UK Seeks £530M for Zero-Carbon Short Sea Shipping Network

Article about MarRI-UK's Comprehensive Spending Review Bid published on the 1st of October 2020.

Transforming the UK’s transportation and reduce emission through Zero-carbon Coastal Highway

An article published on 1 October, 2020 announcing MarRI-UK's new Comprehensive Spending Review bid which would create a transformation zero-carbon coastal highway.

MarRI-UK announces successful projects of 'Technology and Innovation in UK Maritime' call

Article announcing the successful projects of MarRI-UK's 'Technology and Innovation in UK Maritime' call published on the 14th of July 2020.

Complete List of 'Technology and Innovation in UK Maritime' funding call grant awardees.

Article that discuss in depth the projects funded as part of MarRI-UK's 'Technology and Innovation in UK Maritime' funding call published on the 14th of July 2020.

MarRI-UK announces winners of Clean Maritime Call

Article announcing the successful winners of MarRI-UK's 'Clean Maritime' call published on the 14th of May 2020.

Complete List of 'Clean Maritime' funding call grant awardees

Article that discuss in depth the projects funded as part of MarRI-UK's 'Clean Maritime' funding call published on the 14th of May 2020.

Safety4Sea Article: 2020 GREEN4SEA AWARDS - Voting Now Open

An article published in Safety4Sea on January 17, 2020 announcing that MarRI-UK has been nominated for the Green4Sea Initiative award.

Maritime UK article: £1m funding competition for maritime innovation is now open

An article published in Maritime UK Press Release on September 27, 2019 announcing the launch of Technology and Innovation in UK Maritime Call

Department for Transport article: Government backs cutting-edge tech to drive down shipping emissions

An article published in the Department for Transport on September 11, 2019 announcing further £1M funding through MarRI-UK

Maritime UK article: New UK centre for maritime innovation and technology established

An article published in Maritime UK on July 11, 2019 announcing the launch of MarRI-UK