MIT STAMP Workshop features AUTOPORT

AUTOPORT project and its research on STAMP safety approach were featured in MIT’s STAMP Workshop online in June 2021. Eetu Heikkilä from VTT gave a presentation titled “Applying STPA in development of autonomous container handling machinery”. STAMP workshop is the main event on STAMP approach, bringing together a global audience Read more…

Report: Safety engineering approaches and system analysis methods for autonomous mobile machinery

VTT has published a new report covering safety engineering related work in AUTOPORT. The report introduces and discusses advanced safety engineering approaches and system theoretic methods that can be used to identify and assess new autonomy related safety risks in mobile machine applications. The systematic and clearly phased safety engineering Read more…

Seaports look towards inland

The concept of logistics zones in the hinterland is now well-advanced in Europe. The interaction between seaports and inland locations connected to them leads to the development of large logistics pools of intermodal transport.   Port hinterland connectivity and inland transport need innovative approaches from various transport stakeholders, connecting road, inland waterways, and rail networks, which are able to handle similar cargo volume as Read more…