Klik venligst
danmarks-rederiforening.gif

Annual meeting focusing on autonomous ships

Annual meeting focusing on autonomous ships

05-04-2017 11:55:00


With the usual flair to capture the tone, Danish Maritime chose to focus on autonomous ships as the overall theme of the trade association annual meeting that will be held at MAN Diesel & Turbo in Copenhagen on Wednesday.

"If there is something you need in autonomous ships, then it is high quality equipment. And that's what we deliver," said Thomas S. Knudsen, CEO of MAN Diesel & Turbo and chairman of Danish Maritime in his welcoming speech.

"Autonomous ships is not something that comes here and now, but they will come. That is for certain," said Thomas S. Knudsen.

TV2's expert in the digital field, David Guldager, went through subsequent technological developments, that have led to autonomous maritime systems - technically speaking - being possible.

"Ships without crew not only saves wages, they also have room for more goods," said David Guldager.

After lunch, and a statement by the main speaker, Industry Minister Brian Mikkelsen, the director in Danish Maritime Authority Andreas Nordseth follows up on the theme of the day with a presentation on 'Autonomous Systems from an authority perspective' and John Koch Nielsen, Senior Project Manager, FORCE Technology, supplement with 'Towards the pilotless ship'.

The annual meeting is concluded in the late afternoon with a political panel discussion attended by: Torsten Schack Pedersen, Venstre, Martin Lidegaard, Radikale Venstre and Bjarne Laustsen, Socialdemokratiet

Source: The editors of Maritime Denmark


Klik venligst

< Front page

Copyright © Maritime Denmark



Breaking News

- South Funen reaches out for maritime jobs
- Minister: Focus on unmanned ships!
- Annual meeting focusing on autonomous ships
- The new sulfur regulations in 2020
- Conference on Ballast Water Convention
- Danish Maritime Days 2016 opens today
- Prestigious opening of the DMF 2016
- ATPI Griffinstone showcase at the DMF
- Few stands left at The Danish Maritime Fair
- Danish Maritime Days 2016 is taking shape
- Nordic Tankers set Full Sail at DMF 2016
- Danish Maritime Fair publishes e-book


Todays Top 5



This weeks Top 10

- Molslinjen's Express 4 is put into production
- Offshore shipping important for rural areas
- 2016 was a good year for Grenaa Harbor
- Danish Wind Alliance seeks US partnerships
- Lars Thrane is back with new product
- Fire blocks parts of Aarhus Harbor
- DONG Energy: Oil and gas is sold this year
- Fire at Aarhus Harbor has been extinguished
Klik venligst
Klik venligst
Klik venligst