Lighthouse is a multidisciplinary maritime competence and research centre, which is based on a triple helix cooperation between industry, academia and public sector. Lighthouse - For a competitive, sustainable and safe maritime sector with a good working environment.
The company Avatar Logistics shows how container traffic can be used to move freight transports from land to sea.
Lighthouse meets SMTF's resigning CEO Karina Linnér for a short conversation about the maritime sector. Interview in February, 2017.
Self-driven trains, autonomous vehicles, drones in the air. Whether it's rail, road or air, unmanned vehicles are more or less becoming a reality. For shipping, autonomous systems can contribute to increased safety and security, as well as efficiency in the sector. Here Harry Robertsson, Technical Director at Stena share his thoughts on autonomous shipping.
Self-driven trains, autonomous vehicles, drones in the air. Whether it's rail, road or air, unmanned vehicles are more or less becoming a reality. For shipping, autonomous systems can contribute to increased safety and security, as well as efficiency in the sector. Together with international partners, Wallenius Shipping forms one of the world’s leading shipping and logistics groups within the RoRo segment. All together, the group controls some 170 vessels which transport more than 7.6 million cars annually. Here Martti Simojoki, Marine Super Intendent at Wallenius share his thoughts on autonomous shipping.
Meet Esben Poulsson, the newly elected chairman of ICS, the International Chamber of Shipping, representing 80% of the world merchant fleet. This week he visited Sweden and the Swedish Shipowners' Association. We at Lighthouse took the opportunity to talk to Esben Poulsson about the important IMO MEPC-meeting coming up, about Swedish inventiveness and the future of shipping. The interview was conducted in October 2016, before IMO MEPC.
Johan Woxenius, Professor, University of Gothenburg, about intermodal logistics, how to combine different modes of transport.
Fredrik Forsman, PhD Student, Chalmers Shipping and Marine Technology about success factors in efficient team work in difficult situations.
Anders Rosén, Senior Lecturer, KTH about Ship Dynamics, the ship movements and the wave loads on the hull of the ship.
Karl Garme, Researcher, KTH, about urban waterways for cargo and public transport.
Fredrik Ahlgren, PhD student, Linnaeus University, about energy optimisation on ships.