Tag: <span>Danish Maritime Authority</span>

Sulphur-sniffing drone patrols Danish strait
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Sulphur-sniffing drone patrols Danish strait

The Danish Maritime Authority (DMA) has confirmed that over the next four months, a new drone that will sniff out sulphur emissions from ships will be tested over the Great Belt strait in Denmark. The drone is provided by the European Maritime Safety Agency and will operate in a specific area north of the Great...

Fully electric ferry completes 22nm voyage
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Fully electric ferry completes 22nm voyage

Denmark’s electric ferry ELLEN has completed her maiden voyage between Søby and Fynshav south of Funen in Denmark, a 22 nautical mile route. The ELLEN, which is an EU Horizon 2020 project also known as “E-Ferry”, is the first ferry in the world to hold a battery package with enough energy for both its ordinary...

Danish Maritime Authority publishes digital twin report
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Danish Maritime Authority publishes digital twin report

The Danish Maritime Authority has published a report on the digital twin, which shows how vessel performance can be optimised using an exact digital image of a ship. A digital twin is a digital presentation of a vessel that shows its processes and systems and how they interact, based on continuous data collection. A vessel’s...