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UK autonomous shipping has chosen a data sharing test site

29.10.2019

The UK Maritime and Coastguard Agency’s (MCA) MARLab consortium will establish an online platform at the Portland site to facilitate sharing valuable maritime data – including maritime traffic incidents data, weather conditions and the seabed used to programme vessels deployed in UK autonomous shipping projects. The data sharing on this platform will support and inform the development and testing of mobile and autonomous surface ships (MASS). 

Read more at: https://www.governmenteuropa.eu/uk-autonomous-shipping/95181/ 

UK autonomous shipping has chosen a data sharing test site
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