The city of Amsterdam has more than a hundred kilometers of canal winding their way through the municipality. The Amsterdam Institute for Metropolitan Solutions (AMS) has announced a research initiative to explore possible functions of  the Roboat, floating robot vehicles. “Imagine a fleet of autonomous boats for the transportation of goods and people,” said MIT’s Carlo Ratti, a principal investigator in the research program. The program has the delightfully straightforward name

Since Poseidonia 2016, we talk with many police or military men, who like to work as Maritime Security Officer (MSO) on board of a vessel sailing in a High Risk Area. The core task of the MSO is to safeguard crew, cargo and ship. Some candidates with the right experience qualify as Team Leader. Most of the men that we invite to our office are highly motivated to do this