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Fast boats undergo final testing before international competition

20 Aug 2018

A team of maritime engineering students have tested their fast boat designs for the final time in Tasmanian waters before preparing to ship them to France to race in an international competition.


Smart tech research to help optimise ship design

01 Aug 2018

School of Engineering researchers are helping to advance Australia’s ship design capabilities, further bolstering the high-speed ferry industry’s multi-million dollar export potential.


AMC and TAFE SA partner on shipbuilding skills

18 Jul 2018

The Australian Maritime College and TAFE SA have strengthened their joint capability to supply skilled workers for Australia's continuous naval shipbuilding program following an agreement to collaborate on education and skills development.


AMC joins Thales on sonar test facility plan

17 Jul 2018

The Australian Maritime College has partnered with international defence giant Thales to investigate establishing a trials and test facility for naval sonar systems in Tasmania.


Firefighters ready to respond to hazardous incidents at sea

11 Jul 2018

For the third year running, firefighters from a specialist unit in New South Wales have completed a five-day bespoke training course that equips them to assess hazardous substances at sea.


Students encouraged to build a future in engineering

04 Jul 2018

High school students from across Tasmania learnt about the positive contributions that engineers make to their communities and the potential career paths within the sector as part of the Engineers Australia Futures in Engineering program.