Maritime Autonomous Systems News

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24 January 2024

Robosys Secures a Contract From Legacy Marine for Supply of an AI-Driven Autonomous Control System for A 9.5m USV

Robosys Automation, the AI-driven maritime autonomy & smart-shipping specialist, has secured a contract from Legacy Marine of South Africa, for the supply and integration of AI systems for a fully autonomous USV. The bespoke fully autonomous AI-driven unmanned surface vessel (USV) has been designed by Icarus Marine and will be constructed by Legacy Marine, which is headquartered in Port Elizabeth (Gqeberha), South Africa.

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10 January 2024

MASRWG Conference 2024 - MASSive Development

The UK Maritime Autonomous Systems Regulatory Working Group's 9th conference, titled MASSive Development, is set to take place on January 16 and 17, 2024. It will be a virtual conference produced and directed by UKi Media & Events, organisers of the Autonomous Ship Technology Expo & Symposium 2024. 

8 November 2023

AutoNaut USV Purchased for Hurricane Tracking

The AutoNaut Unscrewed Surface Vessel (USV), built in the UK, has been purchased by the Barbados Meteorological Services (BMS) to provide data to assist with Hurricane tracking. The sensors on board will provide BMS scientists with humidity, conductivity, temperature, depth, wind and wave data. This will allow the scientist to monitor and observe the changes as different weather patterns approach the island of Barbados.

27 September 2023

Sonardyne appoint Aquatic Sensors as resellers in expanding US market.

Sonardyne Inc are delighted to announce the appointment of Aquatic Sensors as resellers as part of their growth in the US marine technology market.

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19 September 2023

SEA-KIT unveils proprietary vessel control system

Leading uncrewed surface vessel (USV) designer and builder, SEA-KIT International, has unveiled a proprietary vessel control system (VCS) that harnesses the latest technological advances to enhance the capability of its commercially successful vessel designs.

14 September 2023

Robosys and Landau Marine announce a new pioneering collaboration at DSEI

Robosys and Landau Marine have partnered to unlock AI driven full stack maritime autonomy for naval operations

13 September 2023

AutoNaut To Display Innovative Uncrewed Surface Vehicle (USV) at DSEI 2023

The cutting-edge capabilities of AutoNaut's Uncrewed Surface Vehicle (USV) will be displayed at the Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) exhibition 2023

12 September 2023

ZEVI funding for hydrogen USV and refilling station on the Thames

Green hydrogen-fuelled uncrewed vessel to lead the way to a Net Zero future.

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8 September 2023

Future of UK’s marine robotics sector to be debated at London International Shipping Week

Society of Maritime Industries (SMI), is staging an event aiming to galvanise the UK’s world leading marine robotics sector during London International Shipping Week.

8 August 2023

SMIFutures publishes new report on the Future of the Maritime Workforce

Building on data collected at the SMI Futures launch event in Edinburgh earlier this year, the report explores the factors influencing the acquisition and retention of maritime talent.

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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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