News

New guidance published to help employers recruit more apprentices

New apprenticeship funding rules and management processes are being introduced for new apprenticeshi...

Discover opportunities and emerging trends at the Seawork Conference

Seawork International will reopen its doors Tuesday 14th June, with a busy conference schedule bring...

Events

Visit to the COAST (Coastal, Ocean and Sediment Transport) Laboratory at the University of Plymouth, 26th and 27th June 2017

The Society of Maritime Industries is hosting a visit to the Coast (Coastal, Ocean and Sediment Tran...

Annual SMI reception and buffet lunch for foreign naval attaches and advisers in London, 27th June 2017, London

The Society of Maritime Industries will once again be hosting the foreign naval attachés & advis...

Background:

Marine South East has been trading since 2005 as a not-for-profit marine sector organisation interacting with more than 2000 businesses across the marine and maritime sectors. In the past Marine South East has been particularly focused on the South East of England but it is now working actively with other strong UK maritime regions as well as in extensively as Europe and further afield.

Aims

Marine South East consists of a small team that aim to:

  • Increase productivity through innovation
  • Increase market share through supply chain analysis
  • Encourage clusters, networks and joint ventures
  • Increase market share through promotion of business support services, clusters, networking and joint ventures
  • Develop cross sectoral collaborations to improve innovation, research and development
  • Help raise the profile of the marine industry both regionally, nationally and internationally
  • Develop workforce development, skills, training and apprentice initiatives