SINTEF Ocean Maritime
Atmospheric pollution is the biggest challenge facing the maritime sector. SINTEF Ocean contributes its expertise, test facilities and analytical tools to the development of safe, environmentally friendly solution for shipping. In the future, our Maritime Department wil put even more effort into ship concept analysis, vessel performance, Big Data, autonomous ships and the Zero MARITIME Research Centre for Environmentally Friendly Energy.
Greening the Fleet
Greening the Fleet – Sustainability transitions in the maritime shipping sector.
Hybrid Model Testing for Extreme Marine Environments
Real-Time Hybrid Model Testing is the science of combining advanced simulations, state-of-the-art experimental methods with active control system into a novel approach, to verify the safety and efficiency of marine structures and operations.
Testing under way for the world's first autonomous container vessel
Model tests of the world's first battery-driven, autonomous container vessel are currently under way in the Ship Model Tank at SINTEF Ocean. The vessel will be ready for launch in eighteen months time.
Planning the world’s longest floating bridge
The floating bridge spanning Bjørna Fjord is unique in a global context, and so advanced in terms of its technology that even the researchers working on the project have really been put to the test.