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We are on a journey to make unmanned search and rescue normal. Here’s the latest news from team Zelim.

Stateside demand for smart SAR technology

Zelim took part in numerous maritime and offshore trade shows and search and rescue technology showcase events during the first half of 2024, several of which were ‘across the pond’ in the USA and Canada. With their extensive coastlines and booming maritime and offshore industries, we are seeing significant interest in our unmanned search and […]

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COVE Demonstration Day

AI for search and rescue at sea

We recently attended the COVE Demonstration Day in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, an on-water showcase featuring demonstrations from the world’s leading marine technology innovators. The Zelim team showcased the capabilities of AI for search and rescue at sea.   The live demo of ZOE, our AI-enabled person (and object) in water detection, alerting and tracking technology, […]

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Zelim’s intelligent detection and tracking solution, ZOE, has been deployed for the first time in the oil and gas sector. The ZOE system is being used onboard the jack-up rig VALARIS Stavanger to provide automated person overboard detection and alerts. Zelim has worked with Valaris to customise ZOE software for the specific requirements of jack-up […]

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Seatrade Cruise Global exhibitors

Zelim recently exhibited for the first time at Seatrade Cruise Global in Miami, showcasing how our AI-enabled person overboard technology, ZOE, can support the safety and security of cruise ships and ports with its intelligent detection, tracking and alerting capabilities. It was a great to hear about the current boom in the cruise sector, with […]

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Sam Mayall in Forbes’ 30 under 30

Zelim CEO, Sam Mayall, has been included in Forbes’ 30 under 30 Europe 2024 Technology listing as an innovator powering a digital revolution, recognising his outstanding achievement in building Zelim from a revolutionary idea – unmanned search and rescue – into the company it is today. Sam now heads up a dedicated and passionate team […]

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Meet the team – Stewart Gregory

Stewart Gregory FIBE, DB Eng is an experienced Vice President of Innovation that has worked for many years in the maritime, defence and aerospace industries. After 18 years at Survitec, where he successfully took the Seahaven (a 1060-person inflatable lifeboat) from concept to certified commercial product, Stewart joined Zelim as Chief Operating Officer in 2023 […]


Ocean Winds & Zelim join forces to enhance floating offshore wind safety

FEB 24: Zelim’s AI-enabled person overboard detection technology is set to anticipate safety issues on floating offshore wind farms, with the software being trialled at WindFloat Atlantic, Ocean Winds’ operating floating offshore wind farm in Viana do Castelo, Portugal. Zelim, a UK-based startup developing innovative search and rescue solutions, is joining forces with Ocean Winds […]

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CNN ‘Tech for Good’ documentary about Zelim released

As part of their ‘Tech for Good’ series, global media giant CNN recently filmed a short documentary film about Zelim and its potentially lifesaving technologies. CNN (excerpt) — Far from the watchful eyes of the coastguard, Scotland’s waters are home to a growing number of offshore wind farms, alongside their oil and gas rigs – and working […]

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