Project presentation

The SEA4M (Système d’Engins Autonomes pour le Management de Multi-Missions Maritimes) project aims to define and develop an open supervision system environment that reduces the number of screens and workstations needed to conduct complex maritime missions and enables the coordinated and automated management of a heterogeneous group of surface UAVs.

Duration : January 2017 to end 2020.

Role of ENSM

ENSM provides expertise in the following areas :

  • Analysis of the maritime regulatory framework ;
  • Specification of the system’s man-machine interface;
  • Carrying out certain studies relating to the security of information systems (analysis of cyber vulnerabilities, security of transmissions – sensors – software);
  • Definition of training requirements and standards.


Quentin Busch, Léon Labille, Olivier Lemattre, Pedro Mérino-Laso et Awa Sam-Lefebvre