The SEDNA Consortium

The SEDNA consortium includes technical partners and end users with a wide range of expertise, from ship bridge design and human factors to data science and weather forecasting.

SEDNA will also work closely with stakeholders and industry experts to ensure the realism and usefulness of its result.

BMT Group

BMT is a leading international design, engineering, science and risk management consultancy with a reputation for engineering excellence. We're driven by a belief that things can always be better, safer, faster and more efficient.


UCL is one of the world's leading universities, founded in London to open up education to all on equal terms. Today our outstanding research and innovative teaching drive entrepreneurial solutions to the world's major problems.


Chalmers University of Technology conducts research and offers education in technology, science, architecture and maritime engineering and management.


The Oslo School of Architecture and Design (AHO) offers education in the areas of architecture, industrial design, landscape architecture and urbanism.

University of Southampton

The University of Southampton is changing the world for the better, working with industry, governments and research institutions to make a global impact.

Met Office

The Met Office carries out a broad range of research which underpins all our products and services. From weather and ocean forecasting to climate prediction, our research and development team are at the forefront of scientific research.


The HALPIN Centre for Research & Innovation at the National Maritime College of Ireland - NMCI - undertakes research and innovation activities in two primary thematic areas; Maritime Operations and Maritime Mechatronics.

Aalto University

The School of Engineering renews technologies related to the technical industry and the built environment through scientific research, and trains broad-minded experts with a comprehensive understanding of complex subjects.

Lloyd's Register

Lloyd’s Register (LR) is a global engineering, technical and business services organisation wholly owned by the Lloyd’s Register Foundation. LR now operates across many industry sectors, with over 9,000 employees based in 78 countries.

Aker Arctic Technology Inc.

Aker Arctic offers clients development, design and testing services. In addition, the company also markets and sells complete ice-going ship projects.


Stena AB's international shipping business has world-leading expertise in all maritime sectors; from shipbuilding and crewing to technical service, chartering, commercial operation, financing and marketing.


China Ocean Shipping (Group) Company, known as COSCO or COSCO Group, is a Chinese state-owned shipping and logistics services supplier company

Dalian University of Technology

Dalian University of Technology is is a highly focused science and engineering research and education institution, located in Dalian (main campus) and Panjin in Liaoning, China

Harbin Engineering University

Our goal is for world-class research and graduate education, and an undergraduate experience at a research university with international renown.