Three key players involved in the drive to autonomous ship operations have joined forces to create Europe’s first training and development center, dedicated to supporting Maritime’s digital transition.
Science & Technology
Aker BioMarine has ordered a new Sounder USV (Unmanned Surface Vehicle) from Kongsberg Maritime, to further reduce their carbon footprint and optimize krill harvesting in Antarctica. The USV is also equipped to collect valuable scientific data.
Sonardyne’s PIES, from 3,500 m water depth to the back deck of the RV Pelican, after a successful deployment in the US Gulf of Mexico. Photo by Maureen Kennelly, Marine Research Specialist at URI’s Graduate School of Oceanography.
Spire Global, Inc., a leading global provider of space-based data and analytics, announces the expansion of its Maritime Weather solutions portfolio. By providing more accurate and reliable insights, Spire is continuing to support its customers as a trusted source for open ocean weather data.
Kongsberg Maritime (KM) has secured contracts with China Merchant Heavy Industries (CMHI) to design and equip two construction service operation vessels (CSOV) for the Norway-based shipowner Awind AS, a fully-owned subsidiary of Integrated Wind Solutions AS. The combined contract value is approximately NOK 250 million.
Ahead of the UN climate change (COP 26) and biodiversity (COP 15) conferences scheduled later this year, Chile, Costa Rica, France, United Kingdom and the United States have announced a new global partnership to advance the role of MPAs as a nature-based solution in the fight against climate change.
ABB to equip MBARI’s new flagship vessel with leading-edge solutions for sustainable yet maximum performance for decades to come.
Kongsberg Digital has signed a partnership agreement with BunkerMetric to add their BunkerPlanner software application to the Kognifai Marketplace.
FutureOn, the global software company specialising in the energy sector, has designed a tool for the next-generation energy engineer that will impact project economics across the full lifecycle.