WATCH: ABB enables groundbreaking trial of remotely operated passenger ferry

WATCH: ABB enables groundbreaking trial of remotely operated passenger ferry

Ice-class passenger ferry Suomenlinna II was remotely piloted through test area near Helsinki harbor, proving that human oversight of vessels from anywhere is achievable with today’s technologies With this …
Dec 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce and AXA to jointly develop risk management products for autonomous shipping

Rolls-Royce and AXA to jointly develop risk management products for autonomous shipping

Rolls-Royce and AXA Corporate Solutions have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to explore ways in which they can combine their respective products, to bring a new offering to the marine market, utilising Rolls-Royce Ship …
May 14, 2018 /  Curious
Wilhelmsen and KONGSBERG establish world's first autonomous shipping company (Video)

Wilhelmsen and KONGSBERG establish world's first autonomous shipping company (Video)

Wilhelmsen and KONGSBERG are joining forces to take the next step in autonomous shipping by offering a complete value chain for autonomous ships, from design and development, to control systems, logistics services and …
Apr 4, 2018 /  Curious
Rolls-Royce and the European Space Agency to collaborate on shipping’s digital future

Rolls-Royce and the European Space Agency to collaborate on shipping’s digital future

Rolls-Royce and the European Space Agency (ESA) have signed a ground-breaking cooperation agreement aimed at pursuing space activities in support of autonomous, remote controlled shipping and promoting innovation in …
Nov 30, 2017 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce announces investment in Research & Development for Ship Intelligence

Rolls-Royce announces investment in Research & Development for Ship Intelligence

Rolls-Royce yesterday announced the latest stage in its research and development plans to make remote and autonomous shipping a reality and reap the benefits of increasing digitalisation in the marine industry. The …
Mar 9, 2017 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce unveils a vision of the future of remote and autonomous shipping

Rolls-Royce unveils a vision of the future of remote and autonomous shipping

The Rolls-Royce led Advanced Autonomous Waterborne Applications Initiative (AAWA) project unveiled a vision of how remote and autonomous shipping will become a reality, changing the nature of the shipping industry. …
Apr 12, 2016 /  Curious
ABB’s new facility supports autonomous shipping operations

ABB’s new facility supports autonomous shipping operations

ABB has unveiled a new Integrated Operations Center which allows shipowners to take greater control of their fleet from shore, paving the way for more autonomous shipping operations. From the center, situated in …
Nov 20, 2015 /  Curious