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  • 10 December 2014
    Project & Tenders

    The National Oceanography Centre (NOC) and the University of Southampton have been presented with the ‘International Maritime Partner’ award at the annual ‘BlueTech & Blue Economy’ summit in San Diego, in order to recognise their ongoing engagement with The Maritime Alliance. The summit, organised by The Maritime Alliance, seeks to promote sustainable growth within marine […]

  • 26 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    Bristol-based engineering design and product development services provider Blackfish has won a contract to supply a lifting platform for the University of Southampton’s new wave tank facility.

  • 13 July 2018
    Business & Finance

    HR Wallingford Chief Technical Director of Flood Risk, Ben Gouldby, has been appointed Visiting Professor in Ocean and Earth Science at the University of Southampton. Prior to the appointment, Ben collaborated with Dr Ivan Haigh, Associate Professor in Coastal Oceanography at the University of Southampton, on research into extreme but plausible coastal flooding scenarios for […]

  • 3 November 2017
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Autonomous vessel supplier, ASV Global, has delivered a 3-meter autonomous catamaran to the University of Southampton. This vessel is the first of the brand-new class of C-Cat vessels to roll off the production line. The vessel will be used by the university for scientific research and development of autonomous behaviours. The investment was funded by […]

  • 12 July 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology, Vessels

    Bristol-based engineering company Blackfish has completed the installation of a lifting platform for the University of Southampton’s Boldrewood marine energy test facility.

  • 20 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Research from the University of Southampton and the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton has found that an imbalance of nutrients in reef waters can increase the bleaching susceptibility of reef corals. Corals are made up of many polyps that jointly form a layer of living tissue covering the calcareous skeletons. They depend on single-celled algae called […]

  • 2 September 2011

    MMT and NetSurvey are participating in two different events this September. The first event is The 9th European Wave and Tidal Energy Conference Series (EWTEC) that takes place September 5th – 9th at the University of Southampton. EWTEC is an international, technical and scientific conference that focuses on ocean renewable energies. This conference is widely […]

  • 16 February 2011

      Scientists aboard the Royal Research Ship James Cook have discovered a new set of deep-sea volcanic vents in the chilly waters of the Southern Ocean. The discovery is the fourth made by the research team in three years, which suggests that deep-sea vents may be more common in our oceans than previously thought. Using […]

  • 9 February 2015
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Scientists have developed an octopus-like robot, which can zoom through water with ultra-fast propulsion and acceleration. Scientists from the University of Southampton, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology built a deformable octopus-like robot with a 3D printed skeleton with no moving parts and no energy storage device other […]

  • 18 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    A free workshop on tidal and wave energy is to be held on 22 July 12:30–17:00 at the University of Liverpool’s Gallery Room at the Foresight Centre on Brownlow Street. The workshop “Overcoming the obstacles to deployment of tide and wave marine renewable energy” is open to all. The workshop is organised by the Centre […]

  • 9 July 2012
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Research from the University of Southampton and National Oceanography, Southampton has provided new insight into the basic immune response and repair mechanisms of corals to disease and changing environmental conditions. Research from the University of Southampton and National Oceanography, Southampton has provided new insight into the basic immune response and repair mechanisms of corals to […]

  • 18 July 2014

    A free workshop on tidal and wave energy is to be held on 22 July 12:30–17:00 at the University of Liverpool’s Gallery Room at the Foresight Centre on Brownlow Street, L69 3GL. The workshop “Overcoming the obstacles to deployment of tide and wave marine renewable energy” is open to all. The workshop is organised by […]

  • 13 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    The mystery of what lies beneath the ocean surface is revealed aboard the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton-based state-of-the art research vessel, Callista, at the PSP Southampton Boat Show from 16-20 September. Callista is the University of Southampton’s purpose built catamaran that is designed to give researchers the best possible platform to carry out science, as […]

  • 29 November 2016
    Equipment, Research & Development

    The robotic microsub capable of being deployed from a robotic surface vehicle was unveiled at the Marine Autonomous and Technology Annual Showcase at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC). The new design, led by Planet Ocean and co-developed by NOC, ASV and the University of Southampton, is around three times smaller than current autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs). […]

  • 10 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    The UK’s largest university-business collaboration has reached a huge milestone with the “topping out” of their new state-of-the-art marine technology and research centre of excellence at the University of Southampton, which incorporates the Lloyd’s Register’s Group Technology Centre. This ground-breaking collaboration between the university and Lloyd’s Register is currently taking shape next to the city’s […]

  • 22 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Scientists from the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, aboard the Royal Research Ship James Cook explore the deepest hydrothermal vents yet discovered on the planet, in the Cayman Trough beneath the Caribbean Sea.  Back in 2010, researchers from NOC and the University of Southampton discovered what were then believed to be the world’s deepest and hottest […]

  • 22 June 2012
    Business & Finance

    Development is underway to design the modern world’s first 100 per cent fossil fuel free sailing cargo ships. With rising fossil fuel prices and the global challenge of reducing greenhouse gas emissions, this project is set to change the shipping industry by providing efficient and affordable low-carbon shipping. The project combines proven technology, using the […]

  • 14 October 2011
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

      A new ultra-sensitive technology which can monitor leaks from underwater gas pipelines has been developed by scientists at the University of Southampton. The research has shown that potentially environmentally and financially disastrous gas leaks from pipelines, and methane naturally leaking from the seabed, could in future be detected using changes in acoustic signals. Using […]

  • 10 October 2016
    Research & Development

    An international team, involving the University of Southampton’s Centre for Maritime Archaeology (UK) and funded by the charitable organisation for marine research, the Expedition and Education Foundation (EEF), is surveying the Bulgarian waters of the Black Sea, where thousands of years ago large areas of land were inundated as the water level rose following the […]

  • 12 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    Professor Harry Bryden FRS was awarded the 2013 Fridtjof Nansen Medal by the European Geosciences Union during this year’s General Assembly in Austria. Based at the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton, Professor Bryden is an Emeritus Professor in Ocean and Earth Science at the University of Southampton. Professor Bryden was chosen to receive the honour for […]

  • 25 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Research & Development

    Planet Ocean and ASV recently demonstrated autonomous launch and recovery of multiple AUVs from an ASV as the closing part of their Innovate UK & Dstl funded project. The demonstration, in front of invited guests from the project partners, Planet Ocean, National Oceanography Centre, ASV Ltd, University of Southampton and funders Innovate UK and Dstl […]

  • 2 July 2020
    Business & Finance, Innovation, Technology

    Air lubrication technology manufacturer Silverstream Technologies in collaboration with the University of Southampton, has been awarded an Innovate UK Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) grant. Under the two-year partnership, an associate of the university will work with Silverstream’s technical team to advance machine learning and artificial intelligence within the Silverstream System’s control and automation module.  The Silverstream system, which uses […]