Kongsberg Makes Strides In Autonomous Shipping With “Chief-to-Shore” Approval

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  • Kongsberg Maritime, a Norwegian maritime technology leader, has received a crucial approval for its autonomous shipping project.
  • This approval, granted by classification society DNV and the Norwegian Maritime Authority, allows Kongsberg to move the chief engineer role from onboard vessels to a shore-based control center.
Challenges and Resistance

While this represents a significant step forward, the project faces resistance from some within the shipping industry who raise concerns about...


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