Landing Pad

PIER71TM’s Landing Pad is the epicentre of maritime innovation and action which draws tech start-ups, investors, corporate venture capitalists and entrepreneurs

Uniquely designed 2,000 sqft hub located at ‘the world’s most tightly packed start-up ecosystem’ (The Economist, Jan 2014) at BLOCK71, JTC LaunchPad @ one-north with over 800 players in the entrepreneurial community.

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Immerse in a vibrant community that has seen the genesis of thousands of start-ups. Be in close proximity to like-minded entrepreneurs, and innovation enablers. Meet and interact with potential collaborators, customers and investors.

If you are a start-up that with an ambition to reimagine the maritime industry, PIER71TM welcomes you to apply for a sponsored residency at our Landing Pad. Facilities include biometric access, fibre broadband, printer/copier/scanner, pantry, meeting room and event space.




    PIER71TM organises learning and networking events throughout the year. These are attended by our community of start-ups, maritime corporate and partners. If you are planning an event with a maritime or entrepreneurial focus, you are welcome to use our Landing Pad. Our event space is equipped with an audio/visual system and can accommodate up to 40 guests.

      Current Landing Pad Residents

      Claritecs Pte Ltd

      SPC2018 2nd Runner-up

      Singapore is the world's top bunkering hub, with over 40,700 vessels being refuelled in 2017. Bunker operators need to effectively schedule their bunker fleet, and typically this is done manually. Claritecs is a maritime solutions company that has de...

      Dravam Pte Ltd

      SPC2019 Winner

      Dravam Pte Ltd is a fluid Software and IoT company developing and deploying quality monitoring solutions in the maritime sector. The solutions are aimed at augmenting operational efficiency whilst providing transparency specifically towards the bunke...

      Ent-Vision Pte Ltd

      SPC2018 Finalist

      Ent-Vision is a data technology company in Singapore that aims to help organisations optimise resources with artificial intelligence, data intelligence and automation. Our 3 solution offerings include:

      1. AI-Driven RFQ Automation that autom...


      SPC2019 Finalist

      HotTechGO is developing an intelligent self-driving system for an environmentally-friendly unmanned surface vehicle (USV) that is powered by wind and solar energy. This hybridises conventional sail navigation technologies and AI algorithms to allow a... (previously MapGage / Field Data Intelligence)

      SPC2018 Finalist provides image detection solutions using deep learning for site & asset inspections. We develop bespoke image detection models and deploy these on a smartcam box that integrates to CCTV networks allowing clients to extract operatio...


      SPC2021 Finalist

      We, in ITAAS, strongly believe in harnessing innovative solutions to protect workers and assets. Our primary focus is to develop a unique wearable solution that provides monitoring of health vital signs along with location tracking, red...


      SPC2020 Finalist

      Moaah provides a compliance screening software for cross-border export and transport for HS products and commodities. With over 300 mil+ datapoints, Moaah can detect misdeclared and dangerous goods using its proprietary database of prod...


      Moorio is a digital platform for marine businesses and vessel owners to compare and book goods and services from a trusted partner network. Our mission is to help vessel owners get the best marine services hassle-free, because navigating a vessel is ...

      Newfon Robotic Pte Ltd

      Newfon Robotics provides hardware, software and operational services for container and bulk cargo terminals to automate horizontal transportation. Its "AI+Logistics" technology with application to level-4 autonomous driving reduces operational costs ...


      SPC2018 Finalist

      Tagvance provides high accuracy tracking and monitoring solutions that allow businesses to determine in real time the exact location of people and assets in industrial spaces. IoT nodes are placed at various locations around the tracking area, and ta...


      SPC2021 Winner

      WeavAir was founded by Natalia Mykhaylova, who spent a decade in safety management using the latest technologies in sensors and data systems.

      Shipping Insurance premiums totalled over US$30B in 2020, representing an a...

      Shortlisted finalists are enrolled in a two-phase, 12-week programme.

      Phase 1: Fit Check - Market Discovery and Validation

      Kickstart your journey by diving deep into the heart of your market! In this phase, we'll help you answer the pivotal question: Is there a product-market fit for your solution? Validate your tech, test your assumptions, and find the perfect match for your innovation. A review will be conducted at the end of Phase 1. Only selected participants will advance to Phase 2.

      Phase 2: Gap Busters - Navigating New Markets

      Now, it's time to bridge the commercial gap. In this phase, you’ll partner with industry veterans who bring sharp business insights to the table. Together, you’ll navigate and conquer markets that may be uncharted territory for your startup.

      Although the programme is designed for remote and overseas participants, in-person participation is required for the following events conducted in Singapore: