Seafar in Horizon2020 5G-Blueprint

    The international research project ‘5G-Blueprint’, a public-private partnership involving parties from the Netherlands, Flanders, Switzerland and the Czech Republic, is to receive a grant of 10 million euros from the European Union. The Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management, together with, among others, the Flemish Department for Mobility and Public Works, port … Continued

Flanders tests first unmanned shipping vessel in Europe

ONE OPERATOR, SEVERAL SHIPS The first unmanned shipping vessel in Europe is being tested in two inland waterways in Flanders. The Watertruck+ is transporting construction aggregate along the Ypres-Ijzer canal and the Passchendaele-Nieuwpoort canal. The year-long pilot project is being carried out by Brussels-based shipping group De Cloedt, the owner of the vessel (pictured), in … Continued

Seafar – driving innovation

Driving innovation Seafar develops technology to operate and manage unmanned barges and small vessels. We are based in Antwerp and our team is specialized in maritime robotics and software, with a strong focus on operational efficiency. We all share the same motivation, a passion for the maritime industry and introducing new technologies. Together with our … Continued

Seafar als eerste met onbemand schip over Albertkanaal

  Seafar maakt vandaag een proefvaart met een onbemand binnenvaartschip op het Albertkanaal. De start-up is daarmee de eerste die dat voor mekaar krijgt in Vlaanderen. Vorige maand deed POM West-Vlaanderen al een test, maar toen ging het nog om een schaalmodel van een schip op de IJzer.   Tuimelaar Het schip dat zich op het Albertkanaal … Continued