Skip to main content

News & Events

Home  /  About AMC  /  News & Events

Latest News

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.


Graduates and onshore industry to benefit from employability skills research

03 Oct 2016

An international research collaboration led by the Australian Maritime College has been awarded a grant to help ensure that maritime business degrees equip students with the skills needed by the onshore industry.


Wave simulation research to help largest vessels ever constructed operate in tough conditions

26 Aug 2016

A researcher at AMC is creating waves that will help the largest vessels ever constructed extract and process natural gas in tough offshore conditions.


Upcoming Events

AMC Seminar Series

Location: AMC Auditorium ...

Royal Institution of Naval Architects Technical Seminar

Title: Assuring Submarine Manoeuvring and Control SafetySpeaker: Mr Paul CrosslandTeam Leader – Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering – Submarine PropulsionsQinetiQ ...


AMC Seminar Series

Location: AMC Auditorium ...


AMC Seminar Series

Location: AMC Auditorium ...