Unmanned tugs – the ultimate crew protection?

A specially designed towline staple will enhance stability in ship-assist mode (Robert Allan)

Canadian naval architects Robert Allan Ltd have unveiled a revolutionary concept with their vision of an autonomous unmanned tug, named RAmora and the flagship of their TOWBoT (Tele-operated Workboat or Tug) series.

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