Inland Waterways

Kongsberg Norcontrol’s Foresight solution provides real time information for safe, accurate and efficient inland waterway transport.

Inland waterways has unique challenges due to the broad and dynamic nature of rivers, river deltas, canals etc. These challenges could be varying currents, silt, sandbanks, tidal changes and ensuring underkeep clearence. 

Kongsberg Norcontrol has developed a comprehensive solution for inland waterways, designed to meet these challenges.

Our Foresight Inland waterways Solution:

  • Improve traffic management and enhance navigational safety
  • Seamless vessel tracking
  • Highly accurate AIS coverage
  • Smart solutions for real-time traffic management
    • Underkeel clearence information
    • Calcuations of tidal windows
    • Hydrographic surveys
    • Hydrograhic sensors like current measurements
    • Automatic chart updating
    • Accurate route and ETA/RTA calculations
  • Integration of multiple sensors and track data sources
  • Decision support based on AI and big data under smart solutions
  • Data exchange with other related systems 
  • Lock and bridge management modules
  • Comprehensive recording and replay system
  • E-navigation services
Björn Coster
Market Manager VTS