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Graced by Australia's Governor-General

27 Oct 2016

The Governor-General of Australia discovered more about vessel simulation and underwater robotics during a visit to the Australian Maritime College last week.


Export Excellence Recognised

25 Oct 2016

The Australian Maritime College’s international accomplishments have been recognised with an award from the Launceston Chamber of Commerce.


Maritime economics prize for lecturer

21 Oct 2016

An AMC researcher has been awarded a prize in a thesis competition hosted by the world’s foremost maritime economics organisation.


AMC exports maritime training expertise to the United Arab Emirates

21 Oct 2016

The Australian Maritime College has begun delivery of its first coastal seafaring course in the United Arab Emirates.


Tidal energy potential tested in Tasmania's Tamar

21 Oct 2016

In an important step for this emerging form of renewable energy, a tidal energy turbine has been deployed in the Tamar estuary in Launceston, Tasmania, as part of a project to investigate and optimise the device’s performance.


Complete reliability of unmanned ships ‘unrealistic’—new research

03 Oct 2016

While the development of unmanned ships is progressing at an unprecedented rate, a study carried out at the Australian Maritime College warns that completely autonomous vessels are unlikely to be viable—nor deliver the widely anticipated economic and safety benefits.