Business development support
We help you forge and maintain your business relationships, particularly for small-to-medium sized companies, introducing you to potential clients, sharing business market knowledge and providing access to business opportunities.
Unique networking opportunities
We bring companies together and provide the platforms for you to do business. As a member, it's an easier and cost efficient way for you to access these networking opportunities, including events and exhibitions such as Subsea Expo.
Post your news to the front page of our website and news feed, and submit articles to the well-known industry magazine, Global Underwater Hub News, which you'll see in circulation at every major subsea event we host or attend. Benefit from our established social media channels. Receive unique opportunities to promote your business.
Learning and development
Global Underwater Hub offers learning and development initiatives such as our Fundamentals of Subsea Systems course and university learning modules (Introduction to Subsea Engineering). Both our curriculum-based Subsea Channel for primary schools and STEM Challenge events for secondary schools offer excellent personal skills development and Corporate Social Responsibility opportunities. We can offer you the support structure to invest in your people to help underpin business growth aspirations and drive competitive advantage.
Access to Members' Centre
Access not-publicly-available resources such as SubseaIntel, our market intelligence database. The Members' Centre includes: Subsea Springboard, which puts you in front of a panel of Operators/Developers; access to a back-catalogue of industry webinars and presentations, and the facility to edit your company profile in our Subsea Directory.
Keeping you informed
We act as a hub for promoting all underwater activity, making full use of the GUH News magazine, our enewsletter, website and social media channels to promote our members. We also maximise the flow of information from between and our members to every sector of the underwater industry and the media.
By joining up with Global Underwater Hub you are helping to support our sector. As a not-for-profit organisation, any profit we make goes straight back into services designed to benefit you.
Global Underwater Hub's Vision
The UK's subsea sector continues to lead the way around the globe in terms of market size, experience and technology development. Collaboration is key to sustaining our leading global position.Global Underwater Hub is the industry body and focal point for the entire British subsea industry and aims to increase business opportunities at home and abroad for the sector. We act for the whole supply chain bringing together operators, contractors, suppliers and people in the industry. Global Underwater Hub was established by the industry and acts on behalf of the industry.
We champion Britainís subsea sector, which leads the way globally in terms of market size, experience and technology development. Global Underwater Hub now has around 300 member companies and continues to grow.
Global Underwater Hub was set up to provide, as a minimum, a national forum for collaboration, diversification, commercialisation of technology and coordinated marketing in the UK and abroad.
Key priorities for Global Underwater Hub are:
- Ensuring that the UK maintains its world leading position in subsea
- Creating a Centre of Subsea Excellence in the UK
- Facilitating programmes that address the key skills shortages in the industry
- Bringing industry, academia and government together to accelerate the development of the next generation of subsea technologies
- Helping member companies diversify into other sectors and other geographical markets.