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Marine-i latest projects (at 20.10.21)

Since the launch of the second phase of the Marine-i project in Spring 2020, the Marine-i team has been working closely with businesses in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly on a number of exciting innovation projects.

Marine-i is currently working with a wide range of SMEs, helping them to maximise the value of their RD&I and thereby accelerate the commercialisation of their new products and services.

Here are some of the pioneering projects our team is supporting.


Satellite Earth Observation data system for floating offshore wind.

Inyanga Maritime

Support for development of a Subsea Mooring Drill/Pin pile for Floating Offshore Wind. 

Falco Drone Technologies

Research on how drones can support wind turbine maintenance, including testing a prototype at a real offshore wind turbine.

Feritech Global

Developing world-first autonomous subsea vehicle for geotechnical survey


An integrated Marine Renewable Energy data solution.

Swathe Services

Floating Offshore Wind (FLOW) - Launch and Recovery System (LARS) for Autonomous Vessel

Carrick UK Engineering

Cone Penetration Test (CPT) – Thermal Probe Calibration


Floating Offshore Wind - RD&I Floating Foundation / Anchors and Moorings Comparative Study


1. Development of a Turbine Control Hub 

2. THyPSO scoping research study and seakeeping scale modelling

Reflex Marine

Javelin mooring.


Development of a hydraulic electrical generator for cruising under sail

Submarine Technology Limited (STL)

Development of a robotic arm for the launching and recovery of autonomous vessels by larger vessels.

Perpetual Research Consultancy

Development of a potential game changing technology for wireless charging of surface and subsurface vessels.

J-supplied 3D

Large scale marine industry 3D printing and additive manufacturing.

Wave Venture

1. Support to develop a system that will use wave power to desalinate water for humanitarian operations and disaster relief.

2. Graduate placement opportunity

Cornish Seaweed

Innovation in seaweed cultivation technology.


Design Engineer role: Graduate Placement Opportunity.

Community Energy Plus, Cornwall Offshore Renewable Energy Ventures

Developing a small scale, replicable tidal range solution at Hayle Harbour


Floating wind platform development and assessment

Biome Algae

Seaweed processing

National Lobster Hatchery

Tackling lobster aquaculture bottlenecks

Research Development UK

LoRaWAN infrastructure and data monitoring

Fowey Harbour Commissioners

Study of market opportunities, development areas and O&M vessel optimisation.

Piran Composites

Graduate role support


Graduate role support

Kittiwake labs

Development of forecasting service

To find out how your business could benefit from the RD&I support available through Marine-i, contact