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Autonomous Tug completes Navigation and Manoeuvring Sea Trials

24 March 2020   (0 Comments)
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Initial sea trials have been successfully completed by Wärtsilä & PSA Marine’s ground-breaking ‘IntelliTug’ project

  • Joint project between Wärtsilä and PSA Marine sees first commercial Maritime Autonomous Surface Ship (MASS) trialled in Port of Singapore waters.
  • IntelliTug’s system comprises an integrated suite of hardware and intelligent software to enable autonomous capabilities, while data collection takes place continuously to support the collision avoidance algorithm.
  • The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) fully supports industry efforts to enable autonomous ship operations within the world’s busiest transshipment hub to be a MASS-ready Port

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