CEDA-NL online meeting: Autonomous Measurement and so on

Invitation online CEDA-NL meeting Thursday 26 November

Subject: Autonomous Measurement and so on



4:00 PM - 4:02 PM: Welcome

4:02 PM - 4:50 PM: Presentations

4:50 PM - 5:00 PM: Answering questions


The speakers and their presentations are:


"Autonomous Vessels"

The project “From algae plague to robot swarm” is aimed at offering solutions for water quality managers to improve water quality with autonomous vessels. The project is carried out by a team of students from different backgrounds.

Dr. Arjan Wijdeveld - Deltares

Pablo Rodrigo Valero - TUDelft, 3Me, Computer Science and Engineering, Next Generation Robotics


"Smart Shipping and Autonomous Measuring Vessels"

Introduction of Dutch initiatives for autonomous measuring vessels. Topics include Aquatic Drones on the IJssel and Deep BV's Steerable Measuring Vessels. on the Wadden Sea.

Drs. ing. Jelmer de Lange - Rijkswaterstaat & Dutch Forum Smart Shipping


"Smart measuring vessels in practice"

Van Oord recently started using their first DEMCON (D) USV platform on various survey projects. It concerns an unmanned measuring vessel (USV) with autonomous functionalities. The development took more than 1 year and due to the corona outbreak we had to

certain functions are integrated even faster, such as “Remote Access”. With this functionality, the boat can be launched on-site and autonomously carry out the sailing plan, while a surveyor in the office operates online in real time the survey equipment and survey software on board.

Ir. Fedor Ester, Demcon Unmanned Systems



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