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Kay Endre Fjørtoft

Senior Research Scientist

Kay Endre Fjørtoft

Senior Research Scientist

Kay Endre Fjørtoft
Phone: +47 900 57 068
Department: Energy and Transport
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1779290

When Titanic hit an iceberg off the coast of Newfoundland in 1912, information about drifting icebergs had not reached the ship officers and navigators, and it took a long time before nearby vessels received a request for assistance. Maxim Gorkiy, which sailed into an ice belt southwest of Svalbard ...

Year 2019
Type Part of a book/report
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1748164

There is an increasing focus on autonomous transport systems, and Norway has a technological and market advantage for such systems in the maritime segment. The national transport plan emphasizes that it is an objective to transfer more cargo onto keel. The MarOff, Maritim21, Hav21 programs and the p...

Authors Fjørtoft Kay Endre Haugen Tony Idar
Year 2019
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1747874

In the RCN-funded research project SESAME Solution II, funded by the Norwegian Research Council under the MarOff programme, a key aspect is to develop a cost benefit assessment framework. This framework will be used to assess the solutions related to enavigation and automatic reporting, to be develo...

Year 2019
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1736907

A paradigm shift is presently underway in the shipping industry promising safer, greener and more efficient ship traffic. In this article, we will look at some of the accidents from conventional shipping and see if they could have been avoided with autonomous ship technology. A hypothesis of increas...

Year 2019
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1594386

A paradigm shift is presently underway in the shipping industry promising safer, greener and more efficient ship traffic with unmanned, autonomous vessels. In this article, we will look at some of these promises. The expression “autonomous” and “unmanned” are often used interchangeably. We will ther...

Authors Porathe Thomas Hoem Åsa Snilstveit Rødseth Ørnulf Jan Fjørtoft Kay Endre Johnsen Stig Ole
Year 2018
Type Part of a book/report
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1577627

The rapid development of autonomous systems and Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) create new opportunities for maritime activities. Existing autonomous systems are becoming more powerful and utilise the capabilities of several types of devices such as Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (...

Authors Zolich Artur Piotr Palma David Kansanen Kimmo Fjørtoft Kay Endre Sousa João Johansson Karl Henrik Jiang Yuming Dong Hefeng Johansen Tor Arne
Year 2018
Type Journal publication