Putting passengers at the heart of the airport experience
Deaf travellers are helping to shape trials of new accessibility technology at Glasgow Airport, in partnership with Connected Places Catapult.
i3P to move to Connected Places Catapult
i3P - the Infrastructure Industry Innovation Partnership - will move to its new home at Connected Places Catapult in the coming months.
Meet the Innovator applying medical thinking to travel
Maths whizz Chris Arthurs created computer simulations showing how human hearts respond to drug treatments, before applying his knowledge of algorithms to build a city navigation smartphone app. Now he is working with Connected Places Catapult to develop a digital twin to help shape highways of the future.
Great Britain Trip Database Portal (GBDP)
Connected Places Catapult is providing free access to anonymised and aggregated Mobile Network data, provided by O2.
New navigation aid takes a big step towards commercial success
Blind and partially sighted pedestrians could soon be guided to their destination safely by a device sitting in the palm of a user’s hand, after a start-up firm supported by Connected Places Catapult received major investment to help take the product to market.
Five Innovators Selected to Develop Digital Twin Technology for Glasgow Airport
Five small to medium sized enterprises have been selected to develop aviation use cases for their digital twin technology.
West Midlands showcases clean tech innovators in rail and automotive
The conclusion of year one of the Clean Futures Accelerator programme – and launch of applications for a second cohort – was marked with two showcase events in Dudley and Coventry.
Intelligent Drones Revolutionise Infrastructure Inspections: A Market Report
As part of the Future of Flight Phase III Challenge, the Intelligent Drones for Ports and Highways (InDePTH) consortium envision a future where the deployment of intelligent drones may be used to support a wide range of inspection and maintenance tasks around national critical infrastructures.
Freeport Innovation Network
Supporting the UK Freeports in the delivery of their innovation objectives, ensuring long term legacy impact for businesses and communities.
Fuelling innovation: trailblazing hydrogen demonstration projects begin
Four new UK trials demonstrating hydrogen’s potential have begun, supported by the Hydrogen Innovation Initiative.
Meet the Academic showing how public procurement can aid net zero aims
Katherine Sugar champions efforts to spend more on energy infrastructure projects that promise a fairer transition to net zero in cities.
Aerial shot of ships in a port
Maritime Accelerator 2024
Introducing the Maritime Accelerator 2024, a dynamic initiative powered by Connected Places Catapult, dedicated to nurturing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with pioneering solutions applicable to the maritime industry and beyond.