Title

The Use of Portable Piloting Units

Abstract

The use of portable pilot units (PPU) has the potential to increase safety by providing maritime pilots with a comfortable and familiar environment in which to work. However, concerns have been raised as to whether or not the technology hides possible potential dangers. Dr Lee Alexander and Michael J Casey discuss the results of a recent study into the use of PPUs.

Publication Date

6-2008

Journal or Conference Title

Digital Ship

Volume

8, Number 9

Pages

54-55

Publisher Place

London, UK

Publisher

Digital Ship Limited

Document Type

Journal Article