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  • 24 July 2015
    Research & Development, Technology

    Following the completion of the initial phase, SeeByte, ASV and the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom have been awarded funding to carry out phase two of the Adaptive Autonomous Ocean Sampling Networks (AAOSN) SBRI call. The aim of the project is to reduce the complexity and frequency of operator input when supervising large […]

  • 11 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    LR signs MOU with STEE and Mitsui to develop an ocean-going autonomous navigation system.

  • 4 October 2018
    Equipment

    Autonomous Robotics (ARL) has completed autonomous sea trials of a prototype ‘flying node’ autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV).

  • 5 October 2018
    Business & Finance

    Port of Rotterdam Authority started testing autonomous navigation with a floating lab.

  • 16 June 2020
    IT & Software, Technology, Vessels

    Royal IHC and MARIN have completed dynamic positioning (DP) assessment tests for an autonomous Service Operation Vessel (SOV) at MARIN’s basins in Wageningen, the Netherlands. The autonomous software will allow for the vessel, SOV T60-18, to carry out operations while under the supervision of the duty officer at the wheelhouse, according to IHC. “By improving […]

  • 24 July 2015
    Research & Development, Technology

    Following the completion of the initial phase, SeeByte, ASV and the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom have been awarded funding to carry out phase two of the Adaptive Autonomous Ocean Sampling Networks (AAOSN) SBRI call. The aim of the project is to reduce the complexity and frequency of operator input when supervising large […]

  • 3 November 2017
    Equipment, Research & Development

    Autonomous vessel supplier, ASV Global, has delivered a 3-meter autonomous catamaran to the University of Southampton. This vessel is the first of the brand-new class of C-Cat vessels to roll off the production line. The vessel will be used by the university for scientific research and development of autonomous behaviours. The investment was funded by […]

  • 22 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    Representatives from marine and IT-industry have teamed up to enable fully remote controlled vessels in the Baltic Sea in three years and to achieve autonomous commercial maritime traffic by 2025. The founding partners in the One Sea – Autonomous Maritime Ecosystem, are ABB, Cargotec (MacGregor and Kalmar), Ericsson, Meyer Turku, Rolls-Royce, Tieto and Wärtsilä. The association […]

  • 10 June 2020
    Exploration & Production, Research & Development, Technology

    16 industry, research and public players have partnered in GCE‘s Centre for Deep Sea Innovation to step-change autonomous exploration. The main application is towards marine minerals, but the potential is far greater, GCE said. Specifically, the Centre’s main goal is to increase deep sea exploration efficiency of marine minerals with a factor of 10. It […]

  • 7 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    Norway has opened an autonomous shipping test bed in Horten on the Oslofjord, the third of its kind in the country.

  • 16 June 2017
    Business & Finance

    Following a proposal by a number of countries to include autonomous ships on its agenda, the IMO Maritime Safety Committee will start to establish a new international legal framework for the safe operation of these vessels. The International Maritime Organization (IMO) is in line with the proposal and will now start mapping how existing international regulation […]

  • 13 June 2016

    The moment when we finally see unmanned ships in our harbours and seas is still some way off. Yet, the technologies behind autonomous shipping are forging ahead at a blistering pace. With commercial shipping and naval projects kicking off around the world, the maritime sector is hot on the heels of the more advanced automotive […]

  • 3 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    Wilhelmsen and Kongsberg are joining forces to establish the world’s first autonomous shipping company.

  • 24 July 2015
    Business & Finance, Environment, Research & Development, Technology

    Following the successful completion of the initial phase, SeeByte, ASV and the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom have been awarded funding to carry out phase two of the Adaptive Autonomous Ocean Sampling Networks (AAOSN) research study. The aim of the project is to reduce the complexity and frequency of operator input when supervising […]

  • 5 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Norwegian Maritime Authority and the Norwegian Coastal Administration have signed an agreement for the first designated test area in the world for autonomous (unmanned) ships. The initiative for the designated area in the Trondheim fjord was undertaken by NTNU, Kongsberg Seatex, Kongsberg Maritime, MARINTEK and Maritime Robotics in cooperation with Trondheim Harbour and the Norwegian Maritime […]

  • 17 December 2018
    Rules & Regulation

    Maritime Safety Committee approved the framework & methodology for the regulatory scoping exercise on autonomous ships.

  • 15 January 2020
    Business & Finance

    One Sea, the industry alliance promoting autonomous shipping, has appointed Capt Eero Lehtovaara as its new Chairman.

  • 26 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    British classification society Lloyd’s Register (LR) is taking part in the MAXCMAS project, a GBP 1.27 million (USD 1.55 million) collaborative research project that aims to investigate, develop and implement real-time collision avoidance algorithms for autonomous maritime vessels. The Machine executable collision regulations for Marine Autonomous systems (MAXCMAS) project, scheduled to be completed next year, is […]

  • 21 July 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The final sea trials of the SeaWorker autonomous vessels have taken place in the Solent before mobilisation to Ocean Infinity’s mothership, the Seabed Constructor. Ocean Infinity will use the ASVs for positioning and monitoring of the HUGIN 6000 autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) as part of wide area, high resolution surveys. The six autonomous vessels have […]

  • 25 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce opens research facility to develop technologies for the future of autonomous ships.

  • 21 May 2020
    Innovation, Vessels

    Japanese shipping major NYK has tested remote navigation of a tugboat as a part of the Japanese government’s Sea Trial Project on Remote Control Navigation, which aims to establish necessary requirements for the realization of autonomous ships.  The test was carried out within the Tokyo Bay using Yoshino Maru tugboat, operated by Shin-Nippon Kaiyosha Corporation, […]

  • 10 May 2018
    Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development, Technology

    A new joint industry project led by ASV Global is set to explore the technical, regulatory and societal issues of using autonomous surface vessels, integrated with existing manned shipping operations, to support offshore wind farm operations and maintenance.