Sea Traffic Management Validation Project

Key findings

STM – The next step for a safer, more efficient and environmentally friendly maritime sector.

Sea Traffic Management connects and updates the maritime world in real time, with efficient information exchange. Through data exchange among selected parties such as ships, service providers and shipping companies, STM is creating a new paradigm for maritime information sharing offering tomorrow´s digital infrastructure for shipping.

European Maritime Simulator Network (EMSN):

The world’s largest commercial Ships Bridge simulator network consisting of 10 Simulator Training centres and up to 28 Ships Bridges able to participate in the same exercises.

Warsash Maritime Academy is the only UK centre connected and contributing to the EMSN development and STM testing. Other centres around Europe include :
Chalmers University, Sweden
Fraunhofer CML, Germany
Swedish Maritime Administration, Sweden
Aboa Mare, Finland
Rorvik, Norway
Centro Jovellanos, Spain
Willem Barentsz, Holland
UPC Barcelona, Spain
FH Flensburg, Denmark
AcronymSTM
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/09/1530/06/19

Funding

  • European Commission: £17,907,264.00

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Simulators
Ships
Freight transportation
Emitter coupled logic circuits
Electronic data interchange
Testing
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