TMS Webinar Series COVID-19: A Leadership Perspective - Spotlight on Offshore, Oil & GasTMS Tanker Conference 2020TBA GroupCimbriaBühler GmbHPort of Vancouver USA
  • TMS Awards 2020
  • Telestack
  • TMS Tanker Conference 2020
  • Cimbria
  • TMS Webinar Series COVID-19: A Leadership Perspective - Spotlight on Offshore, Oil & Gas
  • Vigan

Massterly management team announcement

(Posted on 24/04/18)

Newly formed joint venture company Massterly is now taking shape, announcing its managing director and its chair of the board. With Kongsberg and Wilhelmsen putting their most valuable assets on the front lines, Massterly have all the benefits available to become the leading autonomy company in the maritime industry.

Wilhelmsen and Kongsberg have taken an important leap in establishing Massterly, the world's first autonomous shipping company. Massterly will enable both Wilhelmsen and Kongsberg to take the next step in autonomous shipping by offering a complete value chain for autonomous vessels, from design and development, to control systems, logistics services and vessel operations.

Tom Eystø has been appointed managing director of Massterly. In this new role, Tom will lead the establishment and development of Massterly, leveraging the strengths and competencies of both Wilhelmsen and Kongsberg.

Simultaneously, Per Brinchmann from Wilhelmsen has been appointed chair of the Massterly board.

Both are leading figures within the maritime industry with extensive experience and industry knowledge which will bring Massterly forward with all the necessary creativity and force. Tom has wide-ranging experience from Kongsberg Maritime, including owner of their autonomy programme, dynamic positioning and other relevant technologies. Tom’s 25 years in the maritime industry is complemented by Per’s 40 years of knowledge in ship design, ship technology, ship management and operations.

Going forward, their primary task will be to set Massterly up for success by developing the organization and hiring a business development manager, and a sales and marketing function. Massterly is also to include operational resources.

Latest News

ClassNK launches “Innovation Endorsement”

(Posted on 31/07/20)

Leading Classification Society ClassNK is launching a new service titled “Innovation Endorsement... Read more


Japan’s coronavirus rise prompts MOL response

(Posted on 31/07/20)

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) has announced that it will lower the number of employees working from... Read more


SMT re-launces training programmes

(Posted on 31/07/20)

Following the successful re-launch of its STCW safety critical courses in June, Stream Marine Training... Read more


Drastic crew change measures required

(Posted on 29/07/20)

INTERCARGO cannot even begin to contemplate the impacts if terminal and cargo operations were halted... Read more


Pandemic accelerates digitalization

(Posted on 22/07/20)

The coronavirus pandemic is proving a catalyst for shipping digitalization, prompting ocean supply chain... Read more


Cyber-attacks up 900% in three years

(Posted on 22/07/20)

Cyber-attacks on the maritime industry’s operational technology (OT) systems have increased by... Read more


POSIDONIA 2020 - Cancellation

(Posted on 22/07/20)

It is with a great deal of regret that the organisers have announcing the cancellation of Posidonia... Read more


New ClassNK releases guidelines

(Posted on 22/07/20)

Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released its “Guidelines for Designing Cyber Security... Read more


20 years of pioneering AXSMarine.

(Posted on 21/07/20)

AXSMarine, a leader in the provision of shipping intelligence for Dry, Tanker and Liner, today marks... Read more


Allianz: Shipping losses at record low

(Posted on 20/07/20)

Large shipping losses are at a record low having fallen by over 20% year-on-year, according to marine... Read more


TelestackThe Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology TOC EventsTMS Ship Finance & Trade Conference 2020TMS Awards 2020Sailors Society
  • TOC Events
  • TBA Group
  • TMS Ship Finance & Trade Conference 2020

Subscribe to our newsletter

Keep up to date with the latest global news in bulk cargo handling and shipping