KONGSBERG successfully completes autonomous operation of coastal cargo ship as part of EU’s AUTOSHIP project
Kongsberg Maritime has successfully demonstrated a range of remote and autonomous technologies on a cargo vessel operating off the coast of Norway. The vessel, Eidsvaag Pioner, completed a 13-hour, 160-nautical mile journey off the coast of Norway using autonomous and remote technology
Boats.co.uk Signs Aquamare as New Kawasaki Jet-Ski Dealer for South West
Kawasaki Watercraft UK, trading as Boats.co.uk, has appointed marine specialist Aquamare Marine as its latest new jet ski dealer to enhance sales and customer support in the south west region.
Advances in Untethered Autonomous ROVs showcased at Combined Naval Event
Industry leader in marine robotic software solutions Greensea Systems, Inc. (Greensea) will be showcasing its advances in utilizing artificial intelligence for data collection and evaluation in subsea robotics for defense applications at the flagship naval and maritime exhibition Combined Naval Event, 23 – 25th May 2023 in Farnborough, UK.
ACR Electronics Launches ARTEX ELT 4000M - an Innovative Transport-Grade Emergency Locator Transmitter Powered by Alkaline Battery
ACR Electronics is introducing the ARTEX ELT 4000M, the latest transport-grade 406 MHz approved Emergency Locator Transmitter (ELT). With 243 and 121.5 MHz homing frequencies, the innovative ELT is powered by a patented alkaline-based solution, providing exemption from FAA non-rechargeable lithium battery special conditions.
VETUS-Maxwell to Showcase Benefits of its BOW PRO Thrusters in New Connected Joystick Solution at Sanctuary Cove
VETUS-Maxwell is showcasing the high performance of its unique BOW PRO thruster range within a new integrated outboard joystick solution at this year’s Sanctuary Cove Show.
KARPAZ GATE MARINA AWARDED PRESTIGIOUS PLATINUM STATUS
Karpaz Gate Marina has been awarded 5 Gold Anchor Platinum accreditation by The Yacht Harbour Association (TYHA). The prestigious accolade is the highest distinction attributed under the renowned global Gold Anchor Scheme marina rating system.
VETUS porterà la sua esperienza durante un’importante tavola rotonda alla Electric Boat Show EBS 2023
In qualità di precursore e pioniere delle soluzioni di propulsione elettrica, l'amministratore delegato del Gruppo VETUS, Marcel Borsboom, è stato selezionato per far parte di un gruppo di discussione tra Paesi Bassi e Italia che esplorerà l'implementazione della navigazione elettrica in Italia.
Kongsberg’s advanced Maritime Broadband Radio solution granted FCC waiver
The United States Federal Communications Commission has granted permission to Kongsberg to use the 5.725-5.850 GHz communications band in the US for its Maritime Broadband Radio (MBR) products, which are key to effective autonomous surface vehicles or remotely operated vehicles
VETUS to Provide Expertise in Key Industry Discussion Panel at Italian Electric Boat Show
VETUS CEO, Marcel Borsboom, has been selected to form part of a discussion panel between the Netherlands and Italy which will explore the implementation of electric boating operations across Italy.
ACR Electronics ResQLink AIS Personal Locator Beacon Named 2023 Top Product by Boating Industry
The new ACR Electronics ResQLink™ AIS Personal Locator Beacon has been named among the most innovative products across the recreational sector for 2023 by Boating Industry.
Fischer Panda UK strengthens sales team expertise with appointment of Vehicle and Specialist Applications Sales Executive
Fischer Panda UK is growing its sales team with the addition of Vehicle and Specialist Applications Sales Executive, David Moscovitz.
Kongsberg Digital awarded the American Bureau of Shipping SMART Data Infrastructure and CyberSafety Product Design Assessment
Kongsberg Digital's cloud infrastructure Vessel Insight has received the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) Product Design Assessment Certificate for SMART (INF) for data infrastructure in accordance with the ABS Smart Functions Guide, in addition to ABS CyberSafety PDA certification. This is the first time ABS has awarded this combination of endorsements to a single product.
Fischer Panda UK celebrates retirement of long standing Finance Director and welcomes Ashlea Fower to board of Directors
Fischer Panda UK’s Finance Director, Pauline Hibbert, has retired from the business after 23 years and welcomes Ashlea Fower into her role as the new Finance Director.
Sea-Alliance Group Expands with Launch of Company in Greece
Sea-Alliance Group, the international maritime business specialising in yacht brokerage, charter management, charter sales and marina management, is announcing a strategic full-service expansion into Greece, strengthening its network to meet the needs of customers and partners across the Mediterranean.
New Kongsberg Digital technology empowers offshore vessel operations to reduce cost and emission
Kongsberg Digital has upgraded its Vessel Performance application, enabling significant cost and emission reductions in offshore operations
VETUS Announces New Technology-Leading Thruster for Smaller Boats
VETUS, a world leader in bow thruster technology, has introduced a new smaller boat BOW PRO thruster for 140 mm tunnels. Suitable for vessels up to 9 m (30 feet) the BOWA0401 features a brushless induction motor which allows for long runtimes and eliminates the downtime usually needed for motor maintenance.
Saltwater Stone Makes Key Appointment
Leading specialist marine agency, Saltwater Stone today announces a key promotion with the appointment of Louise Gardiner as Social Media Manager.
First Bayonet UK Demonstration Shows Capabilities of Autonomous Underwater Ground Vehicle
Bayonet Ocean Vehicles comes to the end of a successful week showcasing the capabilities of their autonomous underwater ground vehicles for a wide range of both military and commercial applications.
Fischer Panda UK Announces Service Partner Network Developments at the Commercial Vehicle Show
Fischer Panda UK recently announced further growth within the automotive industry with the introduction of its new UK wide service network, supporting UK customers of leading air conditioning manufacturer, Autoclima. The new network partners met at Fischer Panda UK’s offices in March for an introductory day and will be meeting once again to launch the network to the industry at the Show.
Revolutionising ocean space mapping and monitoring
Kongsberg Maritime's Sensors and Robotics business has become Kongsberg Group's fourth business division, Kongsberg Discovery. The new division will be led by Martin Wien Fjell. As of the first quarter of 2023, Kongsberg Discovery will report separate financials.