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-RWTH Aachen University: Research on Fully Automated Rhine Ferry : Ferry operators, industrial partners and RWTH collaborate in AKOON project

Aug 06, 2019 - ENP Newswire

Autonomous systems are one of the key topics of future mobility. Researchers from the Institute of Automatic Control at RWTH Aachen University are now working together with the industrial companies J.M. Voith and in-innovative navigation GmbH and the operator Rheinfahre Maul on a fully automated Rhine ferry.

The project, which is titled 'Automated and Coordinated Navigation of Inland Ferries' or AKOON for short, receives funding from the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy wit...