Maritime UK: Promoting the UK maritime sector

March 27, 2018

Maritime UK launches Maritime Masters programme

Maritime Masters Maritime UK’s Maritime Masters programme is strengthening links between UK industry and academia. The programme promotes academic excellence amongst students and their universities, whilst […]
March 21, 2018

Maritime UK: “Great opportunities for UK from oceans”

The Government Office for Science has today published its Foresight Future of the Sea research. Delivered for the Government Chief Scientist, with the ministerial forward co-signed […]
March 12, 2018

‘Biggest and best’ Mersey Maritime Industry Awards recognises excellence of the £4bn sector

Liverpool city region’s £4bn maritime sector last night cemented its global status with the biggest and best Mersey Maritime Industry Awards (MMIAs) 2018 so far. A […]
March 8, 2018

Maritime UK: supporting International Women’s Day

One voice for UK shipping, ports, services, engineering and leisure marine We’re delighted to be supporting International Women’s Day today. It’s a day for the sector […]
March 8, 2018

Mersey Maritime Industry Awards 2018 putting Merseyside back on the global stage

A record 450 guests will gather at Liverpool FC on Thursday, March 8 for the awards ceremony which will celebrate excellence in Liverpool city region’s powerhouse maritime […]
March 5, 2018

Maritime UK Comment: PM’s ‘Road to Brexit’ speech

David Dingle CBE, Chairman of Maritime UK said: “The maritime sector welcomes the Prime Minister’s speech today. Her commitment to prioritise as frictionless trade as possible […]
March 5, 2018

Maritime UK: National Apprenticeship Week

Whilst our industry’s headlines more often feature trading conditions, scale economies and technical innovation, much of today’s talk is about apprenticeships. I know from my own […]
March 2, 2018

Transport Secretary outlines goal for UK to be at the heart of a maritime technology revolution

Chris Grayling’s vision is for the UK to be at the forefront of a maritime technology revolution with more autonomous vessels. From: Department for Transport, Nusrat Ghani […]
March 1, 2018

Promoting maritime to careers advisers

Career opportunities from across the UK’s shipping, ports, business services, engineering and leisure marine industries were on show at Olympia yesterday. The National Career Guidance Show is […]
February 27, 2018

Skills Strategy – setting the direction of travel for a highly sophisticated industry

The need for a well-defined, carefully researched Skills Strategy was highlighted in the Maritime Growth Study. The skills issues facing the UK maritime sector should be […]
February 22, 2018

BPA: British ports welcome first Women in Maritime Taskforce meeting

The British Ports Association welcomed the first meeting of its new Women in Maritime Taskforce which was facilitated by the umbrella group Maritime UK today. The […]
February 19, 2018

Invest in rail and road links before we jump the EU ship

Britain is an island nation and for centuries has looked to the sea for prosperity and partnership. Today, the maritime sector contributes £40 billion to the […]