Launch of Open Simulation Platform for creating new ships (Video)

Launch of Open Simulation Platform for creating new ships (Video)

New partners have joined the Open Simulation Platform (OSP) initiative, which aims to create an open source digital platform which will allow the creation of so called “digital twins” in the design of ships. …
Mar 22, 2018 /  Curious
Unmanned ships on the horizon

Unmanned ships on the horizon

With a new testbed and several research projects underway, autonomous shipping is one step closer to becoming a reality. And DNV GL is working on developing the necessary rules. The little craft bearing the DNV GL …
Jul 17, 2017 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce to establish open ship simulation platform together DNV GL, NTNU and Sintef

Rolls-Royce to establish open ship simulation platform together DNV GL, NTNU and Sintef

Rolls-Royce, The Norwegian University of Technology Science (NTNU), research organization SINTEF Ocean, and classification society DNV GL have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the aim of creating an open …
Jul 3, 2017 /  Curious
GC Rieber Shipping enters into charter with Reach Subsea for NTNU project

GC Rieber Shipping enters into charter with Reach Subsea for NTNU project

GC Rieber Shipping ASA has entered into a time charter agreement with Reach Subsea for the CSV Polar King to support Norwegian University for Science and Technology’s (NTNU) scientific operation under the …
May 9, 2016 /  Vessels
Rolls-Royce Unveils Permanent-Magnet Azimuth Thruster At Nor-Shipping

Rolls-Royce Unveils Permanent-Magnet Azimuth Thruster At Nor-Shipping

On June 3rd, at the Nor-shipping conference in Oslo, Rolls-Royce unveiled an azimuth thruster with integrated permanent-magnet (PM) technology. The company’s portfolio regarding PM technology features a newly …
Jun 4, 2015 /  Curious