Category: Press

Revealing Richard Hardiman’s interview w/ Origin Story

April 4th, 2024 by

In this candid interview with Brighter Future, delve into the journey of founder and CEO Richard Hardiman, exploring the business’s origins, overcoming challenges, experimentation, taking leaps of faith, and making bold decisions.

PortsToronto Network Remove 43kg and Nearly 63,000 Small Pieces of Plastic Pollution from Toronto Harbour in 2023

February 27th, 2024 by

Over the course of only three expeditions in October 2023, the Toronto WasteSharks “Ebb and Flow” produced by RanMarine Technology collected 19.2 kilograms of floating trash, including nearly 600 pieces of microplastics. (CNW Group/PortsToronto)

**Joint Announcement: RanMarine Technology and HEBO Unite for Groundbreaking OilShark Aquatic Vessel**

September 19th, 2023 by

[Rotterdam, The Netherlands, 18/9/2023] — RanMarine Technology and HEBO) jointly announce an exciting collaboration that combines their respective strengths in autonomous aqua-drone technology and maritime solutions. This partnership marks the beginning of a transformative journey to develop the innovative OilShark, a pioneering aquatic vessel engineered to revolutionise oil spill cleanup with efficiency and environmental responsibility. […]

PortsToronto launches Canadian debut of WasteShark aquadrone

August 16th, 2023 by

PortsToronto, in partnership with RanMarine Technology, today launched a pilot program that saw two WasteShark aquadrones make their Canadian debut in the Toronto Harbour.

Convocation notice for extraordinary general meeting

August 15th, 2023 by

CONVOCATION NOTICE FOR EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING Notice is hereby given that an extraordinary General Meeting of shareholders (the EGM) of RanMarine Technology B.V., a private company with limited liability (besloten vennootschap met beperkte aansprakelijkheid), incorporated under the laws of the Netherlands, having its corporate seat in Rotterdam and address at Galileïstraat 15, 3029AL Rotterdam, the […]


August 9th, 2023 by

Introduction to the Company ANNUAL REPORT 2022“The Company”, “RanMarine”, “RanMarine Technology” refers to RanMarine Technology B.V., which was incorporated April 12, 2016. RanMarine is a private company. RanMarine is a cleantech company that designs, manufactures and sells autonomous surface vessels, or ASVs. As a technology company, our specific market focus is providing robotic vessels to […]

RanMarine Technology unveils a pioneering initiative for a cleaner aquatic environment with Ports Toronto

August 9th, 2023 by

Toronto, Ontario 9 August 2023 RanMarine, backed by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, has introduced WasteSharks to Canadian waters. Leveraging the Netherlands Enterprise Agency’s DHI program, aimed at bolstering Dutch businesses abroad, PortsToronto and Port of Halifax are beneficiaries of the latest aqua-drones. This initiative aligns with UN Sustainable Development Goals, promoting innovation, feasibility […]

Remuneration Policy for the managing directors of RanMarine Technology B.V.

August 8th, 2023 by

This Remuneration Policy for the managing directors of RanMarine Technology B.V. governs the compensation of the members of the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of RanMarine Technology B.V. (“RanMarine”) is based on the following principles:• The remuneration policy is simple, clear and transparent;• the remuneration of the members of the Board (both executive and non-executive) […]

A Trash-Eating Sea Monster Appears in the Hudson!

August 4th, 2023 by

A team of scientists and environmentalists tests out the WasteShark, an unmanned watercraft that vacuums up soda cans and potato-chip bags. WasteShark is not a shark. It is an unmanned watercraft that its creators named for a shark, owing to similarities between how WasteShark collects its prey and the feeding habits of the Rhincodon typus, or whale […]

Y2D positive environmental stories

July 19th, 2023 by

A green journalism initiative by EuronewsGreen that profiles Y2D positive environmental stories aims to counter climate anxiety and instill hope amid environmental crises by providing regular updates with positive news about the planet from eco-innovation, to green breakthroughs, and climate victories.Read about some of the more positive developments to-date in 2023, such as the growth […]