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Damen invests on autonomous ship technology and collision avoidance

Dutch shipbuilder, Damen Shipyard, and US-based startup, Sea Machines Robotics, signed an alliance agreement to further investigate the adoption of collision avoidance functionality onboard Damen ships. The alliance aims at speeding up the adoption of several navigating technologies to increase autonomy levels on Damen-built vessels.

MOL, Bearing to develop AI-powered smart routing engine

In an effort to improve shipping efficiencies within the maritime industry, Japan’s Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) along with Bearing, Inc. shake hands and agreed to develop a range of products including an AI-powered smart routing engine.

Windward joins forces with multiple shipping players on AI

A Predictive Intelligence Company joined forces with a number of leading organizations, boosting the presence of AI in the shipping industry and providing companies with its proprietary AI-powered Predictive Intelligence platform.

Watch: First tugboat sailing autonomously the most optimal route

Maritime service provider KOTUG International, ship design company Rotortug, and tech start-up Captain AI demonstrated Monday the first boat in the world that sails the most optimal route without human intervention, marking a milestone on the way towards fully autonomous sailing.

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