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MBA tests cricket ace

09 Feb 2017

The last thing Jacob Kooran expected when he swapped India for Australia — and a master’s in business at the Australian Maritime College — was that twelve months later he’d be gearing up to play cricket in the Tasmanian premier league.


What do our students do next? Laura Blazic

09 Feb 2017

  • Name: Laura Blazic
  • Degree: Bachelor of Business (Maritime and Logistics Management)
  • Company: Mainfreight
  • Position: Graduate Program
  • Location: Sydney, New South Wales

Opinion: debunking the human error myth

06 Feb 2017

Human error is a symptom; failing to consider human behaviour is the cause.


Modelling to prevent extreme weather disasters

31 Jan 2017

Open seas hold the promise of important resources as well as opportunities for exploration and food production. But severe weather events such as cyclones or hurricanes are more common in open waters, inducing wind velocities of up to 130 knots and creating waves up to 30 meters high.


Engineering education efforts recognised with national award

09 Jan 2017

Two University of Tasmania academics have been recognised with a national award for their work promoting engineering education opportunities in regional Australia.


Alumnus award for Abu Dhabi Ports CEO

09 Jan 2017

Almost two decades after he first enrolled in a deck-officer cadet course, the CEO of Abu Dhabi Ports has received AMC’s annual alumnus award for his contribution to the maritime industry.