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Kay Endre Fjørtoft

Senior Research Scientist

Kay Endre Fjørtoft

Senior Research Scientist

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

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=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 Academic article
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=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 Kay Endre Fjørtoft Tony Idar Haugen
Year 2019
Type Academic article
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=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 Thomas Porathe Åsa Snilstveit Hoem Ørnulf Jan Rødseth Kay Endre Fjørtoft Stig Ole Johnsen
Year 2018
Type Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=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 Artur Piotr Zolich David Palma Kimmo Kansanen Kay Endre Fjørtoft João Sousa Karl Henrik Johansson Yuming Jiang Hefeng Dong Tor Arne Johansen
Year 2018
Type Academic article
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=1544863

Challenges when operating offshore systems in the Arctic were addressed and analyzed from general data communications systems to distress communications systems. Two methodologies were developed with tools for estimating: a) Rainfall rate in the worst case as well as the degradation due to the highe...

Authors Tu Dac Ho Kay Endre Fjørtoft
Year 2017
Type Academic chapter/article/Conference paper