Funding for this research was provided by:
University of Bergen
Received: 4 February 2022
Accepted: 15 June 2022
First Online: 6 July 2022
: The authors declare no competing interests. The author, Lars-Kristian Trellevik, who has 15 years of onshore and offshore industry experience with surveying/exploration, salvage, and autonomous operations, works as an external technical (survey and mapping) consultant for a company that aims to take part in the potential future marine mineral industry in Norway. However, the author’s work here has no ties or direct relevance to his work as a consultant for that company.