The Danish Maritime Authority experiences great interest for test activities several places in the country. The majority of the projects are, for the moment, in a development phase.
Below, you will find a list of current activities. The list is not exhaustive.
- Test of remote-controlled tug in Copenhagen area (SVITZER HERMOD)
- Test of remote-controlled work vessel in waters south of Fyn (TUCO Yards, Faaborg, and the American company, Sea Machines)
- Test of autonomous passenger vessel in Limfjorden (Center for Logistik og Samarbejde i Aalborg)
- Investigation of the potential for electronic lookout by the use of sensor equipping (DTU)
- Test of land based pilotage by means of drone technology in Fiord of Nyborg (Danpilot)
Safety is central in any test activity, and based on a safety case, the Danish Maritime Authority assesses if the safety is satisfactory, and whether the desired area is safe to use for the desired test of technology.
See examples of test activities in Denmark: