Topical matters

Planning and Reporting of Testbeds in the Maritime Domain


  • Location of testbed
  • Time and duration of testbed: 2012-2015
  • Status (planned, completed or on-going): Completed
  • Contact person(s): Prof.Bernhard Josko, OFFIS E.V., Escherweg 2, Oldenburg, Germany
  • Testbed website:
  • Organisation(s) involved: Cardiff University, Bmt Group Limited, Marimatech As, Raytheon Anschuetz Gmbh, Symbio Concepts & Products Sprl, Mastermind Shipmanagement Limited
  • Funding programme and budget: EU 7th Framework


Has developed new methodologies for information sharing and display on a ship’s bridge; a new Adaptive Bridge System (ABS) that will recognise, prevent and recover from human errors by increasing cooperation between all crew and machines on the bridge and.a new human-centred design methodology supporting analysis of agent interaction at early development stages