I used to travel quite often with DFDS from Newcastle (North Shields) to Amsterdam (Ijmuiden) when I was a business analyst and partner in a company in Germany. As such I spent many nights on the North Sea on DFDS ships and saw many of the ships and ATons, Wind farms. I see them now again as data points. Continue reading DFDS Det Forenede Dampskibs-Selskab→
823602 AIS positional signals were detected from 350 ships that have the word “MAERSK” in their name and whose AIS signals were transmitted over AISHUB. Data was recorded from 2017-12-16 19:56:09 to 2018-01-04 22:19:20. Continue reading MAERSK global density→
Recorded travel distances Clyde CalMac Ferries from the 29th of September 2017 to the 4th of December 2017. Daily crossings estimates as 22.56 km return Wemyss Bay - Rothesay and 3.78 km Largs - Cumbrae Slip.
By logging to a Mysql table all recorded GPS positions, we see the workload that is put on these RoRo ferries.
Since several months, I have been logging all AIS ship positions in the Clyde Estuary. This is the plot from more than two million positions. Overland plots are from SAR aircrafts. (Search and Rescue Aircrafts) that transmit positions on both AIS and ADS-B frequencies. Continue reading AIS station vessel positions→