OPINION: Targetless DP is the way forward offshore

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Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave (FMCW) radar can enable targetless dynamic positioning in the growing offshore renewables market, says Sam Wood, head of Product Management IA and Autonomous Vehicles at Navtech Radar.

Although they are essential to dynamic positioning, co-operative targets, or reference points, on each new turbine structure could be a prohibitive cost.

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