SMART-Navigation

We, the SMART-Navigation project office,
will ensure that all our efforts will provide safe traffic at sea,
will develop new ecological industrial options in the maritime field,
and will ultimately be a smart leader
in the e-Navigation technology global market.

  • 2019
    • December
      • Conducted LTE-Maritime sea trial between Ulleng, Pohang route
    • November
      • Conducted KOLAS(Korea Laboratory Accreditation Scheme) accreditation test
      • Conducted 6th Sea trial
    • October
      • Conducted 4th, 5th sea trial
    • September
      • Conducted 3rd sea trial
    • August
      • Conducted 2nd sea trial
    • July
      • Conducted 6th iterative testing
      • Conducted 1st sea trial
    • May
      • Main contract with KT consortium for LTE-Maritime network build
      • Conducted 5th iterative testing
    • April
      • Main contract with GMT consortium for Korea e-Navigation Operation system build
    • March
      • Conducted 4th iterative testing
  • 2018
    • December
      • Released procurement notices of LTE-Maritime
      • First release of Maritime Connectivity Platform
      • Supported to make an e-Navigation law
      • Performed Iterations and integration test (3 times iteration, 13 times Sprint review)
    • November
      • Released procurement notices of Korea e-Navigation operation system
    • August
      • Completed e-Navigation system principal design
    • January
      • Built e-Navigation Operation system test center
  • 2017
    • November
      • Performed an international joint test of Maritime Connectivity Platform (EfficienSea2 and SMART-Navigation project)
    • October
      • Performed Service Integration test
    • June
      • Hosted e-Navigation Underway 2017 Asia-Pacific
    • March
      • Completed Information System Master Plan
    • February~May
      • Completed Pilot LTE-Maritime Network construction and had sea trials
  • 2016
    • July
      • Partner agreement has been agreed and signed.
      • SMART-Navigation Project Office Opening ceremony was held
    • May~June
      • Applications for the activity leader were invited for each activity Activity 1, 2: KRISO(KOREA RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF SHIPS & OCEAN ENGINEERING) consortium Avtivity 3: KR(KOREAN REGISTER)
    • April
      • RFP(Request for Proposal) was made for each activity.
    • March
      • The SMART-Navigation Project Office, and its leader were selected.
    • January
      • Applications for The SMART-Navigation Project Office, and its leader were invited
  • 2015
    • December
      • Steering Committie of National Science & Technology Council selected SMART-Navigation Project to get supported as the "World best technology"
      • The amount of government funding for 2016 is confirmed(KEW 8.5 B)
    • July
      • Strategic Action Plan for SMART-Navigation Project Office Leader, was confirmed
    • April
      • e-Navigation Corresponding Strategy Forum was established
    • March
      • Committee hearing was held for SMART-Navigation Strategic Antion Plan
  • 2014
    • November
      • Ministry of Strategy and Finance confirmed SMART-Navigation Project as qualified at pre-feasibility study (Period: 5years, KRW 1308 B/Private fund included)
  • 2013
    • November
      • Implementation strategy for SMART-Navigation was developed.