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RIMS BV Certifies Drones for Enclosed Ship Space Inspections

RIMS BV has received certifications from DNV GL and ICR for the use of drones during surveys of enclosed spaces.

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BHP to Improve Safety by Using Drones in Ocean Freight Ops

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BHP has started introducing drones into its ocean freight operations. 

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Autonomous Ships Face Fewer Challenges than Driverless Cars

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Survey: Autonomous ships and aviation drones face fewer barriers to adoption than driverless cars.

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Norway to Deploy Drones to Sniff Out Sulphur Polluters

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Norwegian Maritime Authority to use drones in ship inspections as of 2019.

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Regulatory Hurdles Are Hampering the Take-Up of Drones

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Wilhelmsen Ships Service: Development of regulatory, safety framework is slowing the take-up of UAS technology.

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Singapore Funds Wilhelmsen's Drone Delivery Project

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Singapore selected Wilhelmsen as a maritime partner for shore-to-ship drone delivery project.

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Korea Grants Further Class Approval for Drone Inspections

KRS granted a further class approval for the use of drones in inspections of enclosed spaces aboard ships.

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KOTUG Wants to Use Drones in Tug Operations

KOTUG has applied for a patent to use drone technology in its tug operations.

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Korean Register to Inspect Ships with Drones

Ship classification society Korean Register (KR) is now conducting inspection services using drones, responding to ...

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MPA Singapore Turning to Drones for Ship Survey

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is developing the acceptance criteria for the usage of aerial ...

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Video: DNV GL Conducts 1st Offshore Drone Survey

Classification society DNV GL has carried out its first offshore drone survey on the semi-submersible vessel Safe ...

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Martek Marine Gets Euro Drone Contract

The European Maritime Safety Agency (EMSA) has included the UK-based Martek Marine in a framework contract for ...

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Video: Are Drones A Game Changer for Last Mile Deliveries?

Are drones a game changer for last mile deliveries? Norway-based ships agency services provider Wilhelmsen Ships ...

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WSS to Start Drone Deliveries to Ships

Norway-based ships agency services provider Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) revealed plans to launch drone ...

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Partners to Build Drone for Remote Ballast Tank Inspection

Dutch AkzoNobel’s Marine Coatings Business and the UK-based companies Barrier Group and DroneOps have teamed up to ...

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Gallery: Singapore's PPT 5 from a Drone's Perspective

The images above show Singapore’s Pasir Panjang Terminal (PPT) 5 from a drone’s perspective and were ...

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VIDEO: The Attack of the Drones

In this two-minute video, AIDA Cruises’ new flagship AIDAprima becomes a theater for scenes that we ...

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DNV GL, Tsakos Join Forces on Cybersecurity Management System

Classification society DNV GL is to assist in preparing a cybersecurity management system for Tsakos Group of ...

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VIDEO: Maersk Tankers to Use Drones to Slash Costs

Maersk Tankers, part of Danish Maersk Group, has resorted to using drones to cut costs for deliveries at sea and ...

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Drones Becoming Ever More Popular in Shipbuilding

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), or drones, as they are better known, are gaining in popularity in various ...

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MOAS: We Need Funding for Life-Saving Drones

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The Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) was born from one family’s need to reach out to people in distress ...

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