ABB trials remotely operated passenger ferry

ABB and Helsinki City Transport trialled the remote operation of passenger ferry Suomenlinna II through a test area near Helsinki harbour, demonstrating the possibility of human oversight of vessels from anywhere. ABB’s positioning system, ABB Ability Marine Pilot Control, was retrofitted on the Suomenlinna II and steered from a control centre in Helsinki. “Autonomous does … Continue reading ABB trials remotely operated passenger ferry