News

18Nov 2019
substec5 technology expo graphic

Our final major global industry event of 2019 is the 5th Submarine Science, Technology and Engineering Conference (SubSTEC5) in Fremantle, Western Australia. Our Chief Technology Officer Glen Richardson will be presenting a paper on “Breaking The Cycle Of Submarine Cable Failures” on Wednesday afternoon and is joined by Australian colleagues from the SMI team. The […]

14Nov 2019
SMI Team fundraise for Movember

Now that the nights are drawing in and the temperature is dropping, it’s time to keep your face warm and get your moustache growing. Movember has arrived, the month when traditionally gents can raise money for a number of Men’s Health causes including prostate cancer and suicide awareness by getting sponsored for growing a fabulous […]

07Oct 2019

Scientific Management International (SMI) will be in Sydney this week encouraging naval architects in the Indo-Pacific region to demand more from their cabling systems. The designer and manufacturer of cable systems, headquartered in Andover, UK, and operating from Perth, WA, is advocating a change in culture away from short maintenance and replacement cycles which effectively […]

07Oct 2019
SMI's telemetrix range

After DSEI in London and DEFSEC in Canada our attention turns this week to the southern hemisphere. PACIFIC 2019 will bring together eminent speakers and key players in Defence and Commercial Maritime, Government, Industry and Academia from Australia, the Indo-Asia-Pacific region and around the world. Exhibiting again, our team from Scientific Management International Pty are […]

27Sep 2019

With the world waking up to the pollution crisis presented by plastics in the ocean why are SMI championing introducing more polyethylene into the sea? According to WWF, the average Australian uses 130 kg of plastic each year and up to 130,000 tonnes of plastic will find its way into our waterways and into the […]

11Sep 2019
Chief Executive Officer of Scientific Management International, Keith Wells with Phil Jones, Managing Director of Maritime Mission Systems Thales UK in October 2018

Following on from an exciting day of meetings conducted with Canadian sales partner Simex Defence at DSEI, Wednesday sees Scientific Management International celebrating another important partnership. In October 2018 Thales and Scientific Management International signed an agreement to collaborate in delivering state of the art underwater defence products. The agreement, which builds on the strong […]

10Sep 2019
SMI producing first level items, spares, components

Scientific Management International (SMI) are delighted to be awarded a further Enabling Contract for the provision of Spares, Technical Support and Post Design Services for Pressure Hull Glands and Sintered Glass Penetrators by the Ministry of Defence (MoD). For the last quarter century SMI have been producing first level items, critical to boat safety and […]

09Sep 2019
Submarine for SMI at DSEI

Scientific Management International (SMI) are excited to be starting a busy week at DSEI with a focus on the first day around their work in Canada. Joined on stand S10-330 by Canadian sales partner, Simex Defence, SMI will be showcasing their Telemetrix products which will be supporting the life extension of Canada’s four Victoria-class submarines. […]

28Aug 2019
SMI team sails to victory in fundraising event

The annual Reginald Fessenden Challenge is the chance for a number of companies from the UK submarine sector to come together to show their competitive edge and raise money in aid of a great cause, The Not Forgotten Association. This year there were 18 teams setting sail from Hamble with the aid of their professional […]