Technology providers fight for autonomy firsts

Finferries' 'Falco' has become the first fully autonomous ferry, using ship intelligence systems from Rolls-Royce

The race towards fully autonomous vessel operations stepped up a gear in late 2018, with three ferries in Finland and Norway – and three technology providers – vying for notable firsts.

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