KONGSBERG is supporting an international team of scientist entering a global competition aimed to advance breakthrough technologies for autonomous, fast and high resolution ocean exploration.
Ove Ronny HaraldsenGroup Communication Manager
Part of the GEBCO-NF Alumni Team gathered in Horten, together with both Kongsberg Maritime and Dr. Jyotika Virmani, Senior Director in Prize Operations at Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE.
The SEA-KIT is able to operate without assistance for months at a time and is the first of a new generation of craft that can truly operate independently.
- We have been able to show the amazing potential of the USV / AUV concept as a next generation, long-range, long-endurance ocean capability, says Bjørn Jalving, EVP in Kongsberg Maritime Subsea Division. Standing together with Dr. Jyotika Virmani from the Shell Ocean Discovery XPRIZE.