Improving maritime monitoring in the seas surrounding Svalbard
AIS base stations for a wild location
The Norwegian Coastal Administration (Kystverket) and KONGSBERG have been working to develop, install and maintain AIS base stations that will help monitor and manage maritime traffic around Svalbard, while dealing with hazards like extreme cold, powerful gales — and polar bears.
Gunvor Hatling MidtbøVice President, Communications
An approach for the future?