Press releases • Apr 03, 2020 08:45 BST
In the past weeks, KONGSBERG has experienced an increase in the need for remote support and services to the maritime industry. Now, the group has made their Remote Services solution available to customers using Vessel Insight
KONGSBERG technology is integral as Damen signs up to build the world’s first fully-electric ship-handling tug
Press releases • Apr 02, 2020 12:00 BST
Kongsberg Maritime are to supply propulsion systems for the world’s first fully-electric, emission-free ship-handling tug, to be built by Damen for Ports of Auckland Ltd. Two US255 L PM FP azimuth thrusters will provide unrivalled manoeuvrability, proven reliability and a bollard pull of 70 tonnes, matching performance with minimal running costs and impeccable environmental credentials
Press releases • Mar 31, 2020 07:00 BST
Kongsberg Maritime has developed a new LARS (Launch and Recovery System) solution for its HUGIN range of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs), which is set to bring about a series of far-reaching operational improvements
Press releases • Mar 30, 2020 08:00 BST
Video conferencing and virtual machines allow in-depth, hands-on training to be safely delivered, maintaining skills and continuing development
Higher performance and extra functionality for surveyors as KONGSBERG release new features on the EM 2040 MKII multibeam echosounder
Press releases • Mar 20, 2020 15:00 GMT
Kongsberg Maritime has released two new state-of-the-art features on its market-leading EM 2040 MKII multibeam echosounder. The first enables the use of dual high frequencies to survey wide swaths of the seabed at much higher resolutions than before, while the second facilitates simultaneous collection of backscatter data using multiple frequencies
Press releases • Mar 13, 2020 06:15 GMT
Jotun HullSkater is part of a revolutionary climate friendly robotics-based solution that introduces proactive hull cleaning with remotely operated technology to achieve optimal running performance
Kongsberg Maritime to supply propulsion and control systems for an additional four new vessels for Mystic Cruises
Press releases • Feb 25, 2020 07:15 GMT
Kongsberg Maritime has won contracts worth approximately 300 MNOK to equip three adventure cruise ships, with a fourth to follow. Built by WestSea Viana Shipyard in Portugal and destined for delivery to Portuguese cruise company Mystic Cruises, the vessels are to be used for expeditions in the polar regions
Press releases • Feb 21, 2020 07:00 GMT
Kongsberg Maritime is pleased to announce that contracts have been signed for the sale of a HUGIN AUV System to the Indian National Institute of Ocean Technology (NIOT), located in Chennai, India. This sale has been conducted in collaboration with Kongsberg Maritime India, a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime AS
Press releases • Feb 13, 2020 07:00 GMT
Kongsberg Maritime are proud to announce the world’s first adaptive ferry transit conducted during normal service. This landmark event, which took place on a vessel fully loaded with passengers and vehicles and demonstrated fully automatic control from dock to dock, was made possible by close collaboration between shipping company Bastø Fosen, KONGSBERG and the Norwegian Maritime Authority (NMA)
Press releases • Feb 05, 2020 06:30 GMT
Ship owners and operators using Vessel Insight can now improve performance and reporting, and reduce fuel and energy consumption through the new KONGSBERG application Vessel Performance. Users will also achieve increased transparency and awareness about vessel emissions.
Press releases • Jan 21, 2020 15:02 GMT
KONGSBERG Group will install and test autonomous technology on two vessels in different operational environments, following a NOK 200 million grant from EU research programme Horizon 2020, an EU research programme
Press releases • Dec 10, 2019 10:20 GMT
Kongsberg Maritime has signed an agreement with the Norwegian Society for Sea Rescue to develop new and innovative maritime Search and Rescue (SAR) technologies. The duo’s collaboration will cover five concept development areas for SAR: maritime operations, rescue operations, search on the surface of the sea, underwater search and digital solutions.
Press releases • Nov 21, 2019 12:04 GMT
Norwegian advanced Offshore Service Vessel (OSV) owner and operator Golden Energy Offshore has reported that its long-term collaboration on vessel performance monitoring with Kongsberg Maritime and deployment of the containerised SAVe Energy battery system earlier this year is delivering operational fuel savings of 20%.
Integrated technology for research vessels in the spotlight as RRS Sir David Attenborough officially named
Press releases • Sep 30, 2019 14:38 BST
One of the world’s most advanced polar research vessels, RRS Sir David Attenborough, has been officially named at a special naming ceremony held at Cammell Laird’s Birkenhead, UK, shipyard on Thursday, 26 September 2019.
KONGSBERG wins first full-scope expedition cruise vessel tender, with gensets and propulsion equipment
Press releases • Sep 18, 2019 13:26 BST
KONGSBERG has just signed a contract with Damen Shipyards in the Netherlands for the delivery of a fully integrated Kongsberg Maritime solution to the SeaDream Yacht Club cruise line
Press releases • Sep 12, 2019 11:11 BST
Milestone contract sees KONGSBERG providing energy-efficient solution that meets industry requirements to reduce CO2, NOx and SOx emissions
Press releases • Sep 09, 2019 11:00 BST
Kongsberg Maritime has expanded its Canadian operation by establishing a presence at COVE, the Centre for Ocean Ventures & Entrepreneurship, in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia.
Press releases • Jul 05, 2019 09:40 BST
Kongsberg Maritime has successfully adapted a propeller concept used in naval applications and is now offering the same operational and environmental benefits to commercial shipping customers.
Press releases • Jun 27, 2019 14:42 BST
Kongsberg Maritime has today received two of the Electric & Hybrid Marine Awards presented at an award ceremony in Amsterdam. The company received the Innovation of the Year award for its SAVe Energy lithium-ion energy storage system, and the Propulsion System Manufacturer of the Year award for its contribution to the industry over the last 12 months.
Carnival selects KONGSBERG integrated bridge with dynamic positioning functionality for new expedition cruise ships
Press releases • Jun 24, 2019 10:00 BST
KONGSBERG has signed an agreement with the shipbuilding firm T.Mariotti to provide its K-Bridge Integrated Bridge System (IBS) with K-Pos Dynamic Positioning (DP) functionality for two ultra-luxury, purpose-built expedition cruise newbuilds to Carnival Corporation.