Digitalisation is a key strategic theme for IMCA and the committee reviews the impact of new and emerging digital technologies, communications and automation in our industry sector.
The Committee has a wide remit and in particular is tasked with researching and investigating potentially disruptive technologies and assessing their future impact on our industry.
From time to time the Committee organises seminars and workshops to connect our members with industry experts.
Technical Adviser – Competence & Training, Remote Systems and ROV
|Gordon Beattie||DOF ASA||Committee Chairman|
|Graeme Russell||TechnipFMC||Committee Vice-chairman|
|Stein-Håkon Halmøy||DOF ASA||Committee Member|
|Ben Wheeler||McDermott International Inc.||Committee Member|
|Fabio La Spina||Saipem||Committee Member|
|Giovanni Massari||Saipem||Committee Member|
|Cinthya Lopes||Simwave BV||Committee Member|
|Dave Williams||Subsea 7||Committee Member|
|Alister Lockhart||TechnipFMC||Committee Member|
|Andre Rose||IMCA||IMCA Secretariat Lead|
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News & Events
Mayflower 400: Mayflower Autonomous Ship (MAS) Introduction
In a series of articles IMCA’s Digitalisation Committee will look at the Mayflower 400 and consider the technology which allows the ship to make on board decisions and operate autonomously.Read more
Internet of things (IoT)
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Cyber security considerations for autonomous and remotely controlled systems
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