Topic: Autonomous shipping

Minister launches Dutch Smart Shipping forum SMASH!

Dutch Minister Cora van Nieuwenhuizen of Infrastructure and Water Management has given the go-ahead in Rotterdam for the Dutch Smart Shipping Forum or SMASH!. In this forum, companies, knowledge institutes and government bodies will work...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

One Sea: Autonomous shipping can become reality by 2025

Delivering an autonomous maritime transport system by 2025 will rely on ‘collaboration without borders’, but is definitely possible, according to One Sea. In 2017, the organisation presented a roadmap towards autonomous shipping and sees developments...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Type approval for laser-based dynamic positioning system

DNV GL has granted type approval for Wärtsilä’s SceneScan position reference system. It is the world’s first laser-based targetless relative dynamic positioning (DP) reference system that can work without the need for pre-placed positioning targets. Without...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk