Swiss Ocean Tech

Superyacht Captain Camilla Rothe Tests AnchorGuardian In The Summer Of 2023

Captain Camilla Rothe Provides Answers About Her Pilot Study With AnchorGuardian. Camilla Rothe, Captain of the 37m superyacht Audrey1 since 2022, tested AnchorGuardian for 1 month during the fall of 2023.  “What I especially liked about AnchorGuardian was that the data provided didn’t take away the importance of whoever was on the bow looking, feeling […]

Swiss Ocean Tech wins “Special Mention” at the DAME Design Awards during METSTRADE

Swiss Ocean Tech with its AnchorGuardian solution wins a “Special Mention” at the DAME Design Awards  Description of the DAME Awards: The DAME Design Awards was launched in 1991 to promote design in all disciplines and to recognise the best-designed products at the METSTRADE Show. Its unique relevance in the global marine marketplace has grown […]

Swiss Ocean Tech Wins the INNOVATION WORLD CUP® in the Mobility category at Hannover Messe

Innovation World Cup

Swiss Ocean Tech wins with their AnchorGuardian® solution the 14th Innovation World Cup® at Hannover Messe, the world’s leading fair in industrial transformation.    The Swiss Ocean Tech team is very proud to have won this competitive award.  The expert jury announced the World’s Top Techpreneurs 2023 during the Hannover Messe and based their decisions on the […]

Swiss Ocean Tech closes Pre-Series A Financing Round of CHF1’500’000

Bremgarten, 18 October 2022 – Swiss Ocean Tech, the Swiss start-up bringing safety to anchoring, successfully closed its Pre-Series A financing round of MCHF 1,5. Swiss Ocean Tech will use the funds to focus on industrialisation and bringing AnchorGuardian to market in 2023. Swiss Ocean Tech has successfully closed its Pre-Series A financing round of […]

Swiss Ocean Tech & SAIM Marine of the SAIM Group Announce Their Strategic Partnership Today


Bremgarten & Milano, September 28, 2022:  Swiss Ocean Tech (SOC), a start-up bringing safe anchoring to sailor, ship and sea and SAIM Marine, distributor and manufacturer of high-tech equipment, announce their joint partnership today. The partnership involves an investment to further develop the AnchorGuardian technology as well as assigning SAIM sole rights for distribution of […]

How to Rethink The Art of Anchoring: Safety, Environmental Challenges and Solutions


Sailors have been anchoring the same way for centuries. Interestingly, the process hasn’t really changed much over that time. But with the industry seeking smarter, safer and more sustainable ways to support its lifestyle, anchoring is slowly beginning to catch attention and there is change on the horizon.   Needless to say, we at Swiss […]

Letting the Data Talk: Results from our first pilot study

No one said our path would be easy. As Stephan Nigg, one of our co-founders said, “If there is no uphill challenge, then the solution would either already exist or it simply wouldn’t be worth the effort.“ Setting up our first superyacht pilot was indeed a challenge. There was the omnipresent corona virus, operational restrictions we […]

Swiss Ocean Tech and EPS team up to bring safety to anchoring

Zürich, 15 February 2022 – Swiss start-up Swiss Ocean Tech has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Singapore based Eastern Pacific Shipping Pte. Ltd. (EPS) in a bid to further develop, promote and commercialize its AnchorGuardian patented technology. AnchorGuardian offers a new dimension of safety at sea by minimizing the risk of anchor dragging, providing […]