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Cornwall firm takes part in pioneering earth observation project

Cornwall-based Inyanga Marine Energy Group is one of seven European partners, including offshore renewable energy and Earth Observation specialists, which have teamed up for the BLUE-X project. Together, they will develop a satellite-based decision support tool to accelerate offshore renewable energy deployments.

This is the first blue energy Horizon Europe project funded by the EU...


Headforwards develops new app for leading high street brand

Technology partner Headforwards has created a new app for the John Lewis Partnership.

The Pool-based technology and software engineering company has worked closely with the John Lewis Partnership to support its digital transformation over 10 years.

John Lewis Partnership (JLP) is the UK’s largest employee-owned business, and parent company of retail brands John Lewis and...

Vessel operations installing drag embedment anchors for a Floating Wind project.

Funding announced for first-in-class low-carbon installation vessel for floating offshore wind

The UK Government has awarded funding to a consortium led by Falmouth-based Morek Engineering to design a new class of low-carbon installation vessel for the floating offshore wind market.

The consortium has won the funding through the UK Government’s Clean Maritime Demonstration Competition based on their proven track record in innovative vessel design and delivery of complex...

HydroWing Tocardo Turbines

Inyanga Marine Energy Group appoints Brand Innovation

Inyanga Marine Energy Group has appointed Brand Innovation to handle its strategic communications and PR. The company’s goal is to become the world leader in tidal stream energy arrays, using its innovative HydroWing technology.

The new Brand Innovation contract has kicked off with an international industry PR campaign to promote Inyanga’s plans and its latest new product development...


Launchpad Futures: Falmouth University's project to drive business growth in Cornwall starts new chapter

Falmouth University's venture studio and incubator, Launchpad, is evolving and starting a new chapter with the launch of "Launchpad Futures."

The innovative programme made possible by £1.57m of funding from the UK Shared Prosperity Fund, aims to bolster business growth in Cornwall and enhance the region's economic impact.

The team behind Launchpad Futures will support...

CW Team

Funding Helps Business Scoop Innovator Award

An award-winning cyber security provider in Cornwall has received £50k in funding via SWIG Finance to expand the business.

Cool Waters Cyber Security provides cyber security services, including compliance and governance, and training.

The funding has been used to set up a cyber security apprenticeship scheme in Cornwall, which helped the business to scoop the Cyber Social...

The landfall substation at Morlais, Anglesey

HydroWing opens new office in Wales to deliver its groundbreaking tidal energy project

Inyanga Marine Energy Group, which is based in Falmouth in Cornwall, has kicked off the New Year by opening a new office in Wales. The new office will support the development of their innovative HydroWing tidal stream energy project.

The company has recently been awarded a contract by the UK Government for a 10 MW tidal stream energy project at Morlais on Anglesey. Morlais is the UK’...

Gazelle floating offshore wind platform being assembled on a Tugdock Submersible Platform

Cornish firm signs MoU to accelerate development of modular offshore wind assembly system

Cornwall-based Tugdock, developers of the world’s first road-transportable floating dry dock, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Gazelle Wind Power (Gazelle) to co-develop a modular offshore wind assembly system that is expected to dramatically drive down costs and increase production of floating offshore wind farms.

Lucas Lowe-Houghton, Chief Revenue Officer at Tugdock,...

Tocardo turbines

Cornish firm HydroWing unveils plans for its next generation tidal energy project in Wales

Falmouth-based HydroWing is gearing up for deployment of its next generation tidal energy technology, following the recent announcement that HydroWing has been awarded a contract for a 10MW tidal stream energy project in Wales.

HydroWing was the largest tidal stream project in Wales to be successful in the UK government’s latest Contracts for Difference round. The project will be...

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Cornwall-based marine tech firm receives King’s Award for Enterprise

Feritech Global officially received the King’s Award for Enterprise on 1st November, at a ceremony held in their Innovation Centre near Falmouth.

The company was named a winner of the prestigious King’s Award earlier this year and MD Rob Ferris was invited to a celebratory dinner at Buckingham Palace in June. Feritech Global received the accolade in recognition of their outstanding...