Rescue organizations

Subject
Status
Result
Owner Type

Rim-Jet

a shaft-less propulsor to minimize impact of floating ropes and debris

Ship accidents usually produce a lot of floating debris. Rescue boats, weather equipped with a water jet or a propeller, are vulnerable to debris, and can be made useless for hours if a rope gets tangled and melts into a solid mass around the drive shaft.

By Fredrik Falkman, SSRS

Surtsey.org

The open source for projects and innovations for safer waters and better sea rescue.

A work in progress from the Swedish Sea Rescue Society. A place for any and all projects related to sea rescue. A place to share, a place to find, a place for cooperations to form, a place to call for project work that needs to be done.

By Fredrik Falkman, SSRS

Providence

Drone system to support Search and Rescue

This project is an exploration of how the Swedish Sea Rescue Society and similar Search and Rescue organizations might use a system where a central operator could remotely launch and control small aircrafts housed in automatic launching boxes at our rescue stations.

By Fredrik Falkman, SSRS