Maritime & Marine

Company equips historic polar expedition on mission to gather global climate change data

The largest polar expedition in history which is gathering data on global climate change is using equipment from a Poole company. Aeronautical & General Instruments... READ MORE »

Now that is good news! Sandbanks Ferry will be back to full service from tomorrow

Good news for businesses both sides of the water as the Sandbanks chain ferry returns to full service tomorrow. The service is planned to start at 7am from Sandbanks... READ MORE »

Portland Port brings curtain down on 2019 cruise season with visit by 'momentous' ship

A Dorset port has brought its 2019 cruise season to a spectacular finish by welcoming its largest ship. Norwegian Getaway's arrival at Portland Port not only marked its... READ MORE »

Poole Harbour Boat Show set for even bigger splash as it makes welcome return in 2020

Poole Harbour Boat Show will return even bigger and better in 2020. This year’s event proved a hit with more than 32,000 people visiting the show over its three days... READ MORE »

Expanding marine electronics company welcomes five new staff on board

Five new staff have joined Actisense, the Dorset-based marine electronics company. Justin Cohen takes charge of the company’s marketing strategy. With more than two... READ MORE »

Ferry good news for business: Sandbanks ferry on track for return by end of October says boss

Sandbanks chain ferry is on course for its planned return to service at the end of October. The boss of the Sandbanks Ferry Company has confirmed that the final elements... READ MORE »

Exporter to 'fly the flag' for Dorset after being named regional Small Business of the Year

A Poole company which exports to over 80 distributors in more than 40 countries worldwide has been named regional Small Business of the Year at the British Chamber... READ MORE »

Accountancy firm on crest of wave after being named official supplier to America's Cup team

A British sporting challenge involving the country’s greatest sailors, including Olympic gold medallists Sir Ben Ainslie and Giles Scott, is being backed by a Dorset... READ MORE »