It is expected that the Technology Strategy Board will shortly announce a funding competition into vessel efficiency.
The competition will be aimed at accelerating marine innovation and technologies.
Details of the competition are still to be confirmed, but it is expected that it will cover most aspects of efficiency in ships, boats, submarines, their equipment and systems, and support vessels for offshore renewable energy.
The Transport KTN is planning three free events around the UK – one in Glasgow (Dec 5th), one in Merseyside (Nov 22nd) and one in London (Nov 27th) – where you can find out more about
- the scope of the competition,
- the process of applying for funds, and
- finding potential parters with whom to partner to apply for the funds