Massterly is set up to operate zero emission, autonomous vessels. Their aim is to enable a shift in transport from road to sea through cost-effective, safe and environmentally friendly solutions. The company is a joint venture between technology provider Kongsberg Maritime and shipping and logistics group Wilhelmsen.
Pia is here today to talk to us about taking the waterways back, with Smart City Ferries.
Massterly is the world’s first company set up to operate zero emission, autonomous vessels.
Their aim is to enable a shift in transport from road to sea; through cost-effective, safe and environmentally friendly logistics. Massterly is a joint venture between Kongsberg Maritime and Wilhelmsen; a unique partnership between a leading technology provider and an innovative shipping and logistics group.
Pia Meling has broad management experience from shipping and the maritime industry; both within chartering and commercial management of vessels at the leading dry bulk operator Klaveness, as the General Manager of Nav/Com service provider Radio Holland, the Marketing & Communications Manager for scrubber manufacturer Clean Marine and as Area Sales Director for Marine Products in Wilhelmsen Ships Service.
Pia serves on the Board of TECO 2030 ASA (a maritime engineering company with focus on a cleaner environment), on the Board of port logistics provider Westport AS and she is a member of the Ocean portfolio board in The Research Council of Norway.
Meling holds an MBA from the Norwegian School of Economics.