One Sea Secretary General, Sinikka Hartonen

One Sea adds Avikus to bring key South Korean innovator into autonomous ship technology alliance

One Sea welcomes South Korea’s Avikus as its latest member, consolidating its position as the shipping’s global alliance on maritime autonomous surface ships (MASS). Founded in January 2021 by Hyundai Heavy Industries Group, the world’s […]

One Sea Secretary General, Sinikka Hartonen

One Sea appoints Secretary General

Sinikka Hartonen has been appointed Secretary General of One Sea, as the high-profile autonomous maritime ecosystem enters a new phase in its drive to support the adoption and standardisation of autonomous ship technology. Bringing extensive […]

One Sea whitepaper – defining the levels of automation

Defining the levels of automation: One Sea whitepaper offers route forward for developing rules for MASS

Autonomous maritime ecosystem alliance One Sea has published a new whitepaper which offers a route forward for developing and implementing an international regulatory framework for Maritime Autonomous Surface Ships (MASS). The new whitepaper – Autonomous […]

The One Sea ecosystem aims to enable autonomous maritime transport by 2025 (illustration: Wärtsilä)

Autonomous ships given regulatory guidance

Finalisation of the International Maritime Organization’s scoping exercise for autonomous ship safety crystallises the direction and scale of the regulatory task ahead, writes Päivi Haikkola. In mid-May 2021, after understandable delays related to COVID-19, the […]