Topic: Autonomous-operation-artificial-intelligence

Full Scale Trials Conducted with Unmanned RHIB

Joint Industry Project (JIP) Laura has performed full scale trials with an unmanned rigid-hulled inflatable boat (RHIB). The tests took place near Den Helder, the Netherlands, using a 66-metre mothership and a modified RHIB from...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Fleet Cleaner Expands to Belgian Ports

After completing trials, hull cleaning company Fleet Cleaner now has permission to clean ships in the Belgian ports of Antwerp, Zeebrugge and Ghent. The company has designed a hull cleaning robot that removes biofouling during...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Flywheel Incorporated on Dredger’s Hybrid Power Plant

Dutch system integrators RH Marine and Bakker Sliedrecht have managed to include a flywheel on a dredger’s hybrid power plant. The innovation allows for a reduced installed battery capacity, while increasing the batteries’ operational life. Battery...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk