Göteborg: 7 October 2021

Charting the course to automation

Discussions about autonomous vessels frequently seem to take an ‘all or nothing’ approach. Are we really poised for an abrupt change from fully-crewed vessels one day to something like the Mary Celeste crossing the oceans the next? Hardly.

The advance of autonomy, and the potential for unmanned vessels, is an incredibly dynamic area but it is also a story of steady progress – evolution rather than revolution.

Read the full interview in Triton no 2-2021 with An-Magritt Tinlund Ryste, Product Director Next Generation Shipping, Kongsberg and Maritime and Øystein Engelhardtsen, Group Leader Ship Autonomy, DNV