Maritime Autonomous Systems News

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12 July 2021

Autonaut Meets Augmented Reality Through a New Low-Carbon Cross-Border Sales Platform

SMI Member, Autonaut, are hosting alongside Business West a webinar to talk about their involvement in the recent DIT Programme to use Immersive Technology to showcase their Autonaut USV to customers overseas using a new form of sales and marketing tool to enable their customers to experience and...

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24 June 2021

Supercharging science: an open letter from Dstl chief executive

Science lab urges best minds in industry, academia, engineering, science, and technology to work with UK specialists to combat future threats.

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25 May 2021

Sonardyne unveils ‘operate-anywhere’ portable shallow-water tracking system

Energy, defence and science technology company Sonardyne has launched a new, entirely portable configuration of its shallow water Ultra-Short BaseLine (USBL) system Micro-Ranger 2. Everything needed to start tracking divers, remotely operated vehicles, autonomous underwater vehicles or any...

Fugro Awarded Significant Site Characterisation Contract For German Offshore Wind Development
17 May 2021

Fugro Awarded Significant Site Characterisation Contract For German Offshore Wind Development

Fugro has been awarded a multi-year site investigation contract by Germany's Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency (Das Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie (BSH)). The programme will be completed in three parts divided over the coming three years and comprises geotechnical...

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13 May 2021

Dynautics on our MAChallenge 2021

Ahead of the finalists announcement for our MAChallenge Dynautics have examined how today's marine technology is paving the way for future technologists to develop careers in the fast-growing MAS sector.

SeeByte’s ATR supports Royal Danish Navy and Polish Navy onboard Kraken Robotics’ KATFISH™
11 May 2021

SeeByte’s ATR supports Royal Danish Navy and Polish Navy onboard Kraken Robotics’ KATFISH™

SeeByte, the global leader in developing smart software solutions for unmanned maritime systems, is pleased to announce they have partnered with Kraken Robotic Systems Inc (“Kraken”), a world leader in Synthetic Aperture Sonar or SAS, a revolutionary underwater imaging technology. to integrate their Automatic Target Recognition (ATR) System onto the Kraken KATFISH™ Towed Synthetic Aperture Sonar (SAS).

Fugro finishes first phase on Alcatel Submarine Networks’ transpacific Bifrost Cable System
6 May 2021

Fugro finishes first phase on Alcatel Submarine Networks’ transpacific Bifrost Cable System

 Fugro has completed the first phase of its marine site characterisation project for Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) to support the Bifrost Cable System, a new undersea fibre-optic cable system that will Fugro has completed the first phase of its marine site characterisation project for...

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4 May 2021

Fugro wins deepwater site investigation contract for Equinor in eastern Canada

Equinor has selected Fugro to perform a deepwater site investigation in Canada's Flemish Pass, 500 km off the coast of St John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, in water depths of approximately 1200 m.

Sonardyne wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation for unlocking the secrets of our restless sea floor
29 April 2021

Sonardyne wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation for unlocking the secrets of our restless sea floor

A pioneering system developed by marine technology company Sonardyne to study ocean floor movement has been recognised with a Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation, the highest award a UK business can receive. Developed over more than a decade and in use globally by the energy...

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28 April 2021

Belgian Navy renew SeeByte’s C2 software for AUV fleet and Mine Warfare School

SeeByte’s SeeTrack v4 Multi-Domain Command and Control system will continue to support the Belgian Navy’s fleet of autonomous underwater vehicles, and provide training for the Belgian and Netherlands Naval Mine Warfare school, EGUERMIN. The most updated version of SeeTrack v4...

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Marine Autonomy Challenge (MAChallenge)

This exciting challenge is open to teams of students studying at UK universities. The first phase involves a video submission and the finals take place in November this year. Each qualifying team will be provided with an industry simulator to enable them to build the autonomous behaviours required to achieve a series of challenges.

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