Hyundai enterprise unit showcases new autonomous boat navigation know-how

HD Hyundai’s ship autonomous navigation subsidiary, Avikus, participated within the Fort Lauderdale Worldwide Boat Present,…

Hyundai enterprise unit showcases new autonomous boat navigation know-how

HD Hyundai’s ship autonomous navigation subsidiary, Avikus, participated within the Fort Lauderdale Worldwide Boat Present, the world’s largest boat present, proving its main functionality in autonomous ship know-how.

Avikus first launched “NeuBoat”, the extent 2 autonomous navigation answer for leisure boats, at this boat present in Florida, held from October 26 to 30.

NeuBoat is a mix of “neuron” and “boat”, implying Avikus’ AI autonomous navigation answer will play a crucial function in self-recognition, resolution, and management in numerous maritime circumstances as human nerve cells do.

On October 26, the present’s opening day, Avikus signed a collaboration settlement (memorandum of understanding) with Raymarine, the worldwide top-tier maritime electronics, for the commercialization of autonomous navigation boats.

Primarily based on the settlement, Avikus will launch a joint analysis and improvement to put in the autonomous navigation answer onto a multi-function show for boats manufactured by Raymarine.

As well as, Avikus will maintain an illustration for autonomous navigation in the course of the present by inviting world-class boat firms, together with Brunswick and Garmin, into Marina close to the exhibition venue.

By way of the demonstration, Avikus will introduce the superior autonomous navigation answer for leisure boats, reminiscent of Navigation Assistant System (NAS) and Docking Assistant System (DAS) applied sciences, that are NeuBoat’s particular capabilities.

For demonstration, Avikus will set up an expertise sales space the place guests can intuitively work out autonomous NAS and DAS applied sciences and {hardware} gadgets, reminiscent of computer systems and cameras, used for autonomous navigation options. With the sales space operation, Avikus will develop the communication for personal boat clients in addition to enterprise counterparts.

Lim Do-hyung, CEO of Avikus, says: “Avikus will introduce its technological capabilities worldwide whereas actively selling gross sales actions to realize the gross sales goal of KRW 200 billion (roughly $140 million) in 2026. Beginning subsequent yr, we are going to work on commercializing the autonomous navigation answer for leisure boats specializing in the US and Europe.”

In June 2022, Avikus efficiently carried out the world’s first transoceanic voyage of an ultra-large provider primarily based on autonomous navigation know-how.

With this achievement, Avikus received the orders for HiNAS 2.0, the autonomous management answer for giant vessels, from SK Delivery and Sinokor Service provider Marine and have become the world’s first who commercialize the extent 2 autonomous navigation answer.

Hyundai enterprise unit showcases new autonomous boat navigation know-how