At Rotterdam's Innovation Expo 2018, Dutch tug operator Kotug demonstrated a new, remote-controlled firefighting tug for Dutch infrastructure minister Cora Van Nieuwenhuizen. An experienced Kotug captain based on shore took control of the tug via a remote, secure internet connection and video camera feeds, then extinguished a "fire" on a nearby jetty. The demonstration vessel, the half-size tugboat RT Borkum, is a joint project between Alphatron (camera systems), Kotug (project management), KPN and M2M Blue (4G internet connection), OnBoard (steering...