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Successful ocean wave energy converter testing leads to commercialisation

11 May 2017

A new wave energy device tested at the Australian Maritime College is now heading for commercial application in Australia’s Bass Strait.


Students buoyed by Navy survey vessel visit

28 Apr 2017

One of the Royal Australian Navy’s hydrographic survey vessels was the port of call for Australian Maritime College students when it docked in Hobart last week.


Students improve safety in Survival Centre

26 Apr 2017

Students on an engineering skills course have designed and fabricated a solution to improve safety at the Australian Maritime College.


Former refugee identified as future energy industry leader

04 Apr 2017

In under seven years, Til Baalisampang has gone from struggling to survive in a refugee camp to being selected for a program for future leaders in the energy industry.


Tidal energy research Q+A

29 Mar 2017

It’s been six months since the Australian Maritime College and developer MAKO Turbines installed a tidal turbine in Tasmania’s Tamar River for research and testing. Dr Tom Mitchell Ferguson has been working on the tidal turbine project since its inception. We caught up with him to find out how it’s going — and what tidal turbine research actually involves.


New simulator for immersive engine room operations

28 Mar 2017

The opening of a new simulator at the Australian Maritime College means students can now master engine room operations in one of the most immersive environments in the world.


Upcoming Events

Melbourne Boat Show

28 June - 1 July 2018 - Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre ...


TSXPO Brisbane

Australia's largest tertiary studies expo, offers a unique opportunity for anyone interested in starting, changing or upgrading their career! Featuring ...


AMC Open Day

Find out more about studying at AMC, tour our world-class facilities, chat to staff and current students and view hands-on ...

Skills West Careers Expo - Perth, WA

Skills West Expo is Western Australia's leading, largest and most attended careers event that enables visitors to explore tertiary and ...