Research Safe/Ergo Ship

List of ongoing Safe Ship projects

Project: DYNAV

Partners: SSRS, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Wirtual Marine Technologies, STResearch

Description: Methods for high speed navigation

Objective: High speed navigation techniques and training methods

Project: Safe ship handling in confined waters

Partners: Chalmers

Description: Study the risks with maneuvering large ships in confined waters.

Objective: Definition and risk analyses of safe maneuvers in confined waters.

Project: Participate in the MonaLisa project (EU TEN-T)

Partners: Swedish-, Finish, Danish maritime authorities, SSPA, Saab AB, Gatehouse

Description: E-navigation services: concept for dynamic routes and exchange of route information between Ship-to-Shore

Objective: Tested and evaluated route exchange concept Operating procedures for system navigation

Project: Participates in the ACCSEAS project (EU INTEREG)

Partners: Swedish-, Danish maritime authorities, SSPA, Trinity House, TBD

Description: E-navigation services in the context of the North sea region

Objective: Tested and evaluated E-Navigation services Establish an E-Navigation Model Course

Project: Participates in the TrainMOS project (EU TEN-T)

Partners: Several European Maritime Universities

Description: Cross European e-learning concept

Objective: Establish an Safety training course

Project: Participating in SMACS (EU INTEREG)

Partners: SSRS,TBD

Description: SAR procedures and training

Objective: New training concept

Project: BaSSy (Baltic Sea safety)

Description: Multi level investigation and demonstration of shipping risks in Baltic Sea.

Project: Function based staffing

Description: To investigate how staffing could be organised according to function.

Project: IBS

Description: Navigational methods

Project: MTO-sjö

Description: Investigating difficulties and risks of new bridge technology, and constructing correspondence groups of onboard seafarers regarding these issues.

Project: Lighthouse/Engine room ergonomics and safety

Description: ECR/ER working environment

Project: Decision platform

Description: Decision making in navigation

Project: 3-D nautical charts

Description: In what circumstances can 3D-charts be useful and increase safety?

Project: Ship sense

Description: How does ship sense arise in small vessels, is it possible to transfer the knowledge to larger ships.

Project: Eye tracking

Description: Investigate marine safety using study of eye movements

Project: Cost-benefit of HF in shipping

Description: How can financial gain be demonstrated when HF is used in design of ships, work place, work tasks

Project: HFNA Course

Description: Summer course in HF for naval architects, June 2009


Completed Projects


Project: Fatigue at sea

Description: To measure differences 6-6/4-8 watches

Project: ITOD-ship

Description: Decision making, navigation in fairway

Project: Social IT onboard

Description: Usefulness of IT onboard from a social perspective

Project: Efficiensea

Description: Safe, clean, efficient Baltic Sea Region

Project: ITERATE

Description: IT for Error Remediation And Trapping Emergencies, modelling of human behaviour

Project: HORIZON

Description: Using bridge, engine and cargo simulators to measure fatigue at sea