From celestial navigation to GPS technology, these sailing innovations have changed the way we take to the sea. And we couldn't do without them.
Elvstrøm Sails will officially launch its Blue Water Runner - which performs the role of three sails in one - at the Southampton Boat Show. Watch it in action
MOL Triumph - the world's largest container ship - is expected to set off on her maiden voyage from Xingang, China next month
The rotor sails will be fitted to a tanker and are expected to save approximately 10% in fuel consumption and associated emissions
With days to go before the last America's Cup World Series race, Land Rover BAR has unveiled more details about R1 - the race boat the British team will be using in the final in Bermuda next year.
Construction on Hrönn is expected to begin in January and will be the first full size unmanned ship to be built through UK and Norwegian co-operation.
A new canoe, which can fold-up to the size of a large suitcase, has been launched by the Belgium company, ONAK. See how it folds below.
Sunseeker International have announced that it is recruiting a record intake of apprentices in 2016, bringing the total number to over 100.
A marine technology group has begun a crowd funding campaign for an on board data sharing device that will allow users to connect to mobile devices and the cloud.