“Most collisions at sea are due to human error. To prevent them, we’ve come up with a system that supports emergency decision-making by suggesting a safe course to large cargo ships and non-commercial yachts alike,”
Dr Piotr Borkowski from the Maritime University of Szczecin tells Polska.pl.
There are about 80,000 large commercial vessels in the world. The number of small private craft is even higher. About 15,000 seagoing ships are registered in Poland alone. With traffic at sea being so heavy, it is very easy to be on a collision course with another vessel.
Conceived by a group of Maritime