04 Aug 2016
Working at sea can be tough. Operating in confined spaces, extreme weather and being far away from help in an emergency all contribute to a challenging environment.
11 Jul 2016
A new underwater robot that will help scientists answer important questions about the Antarctic is due to arrive in Tasmania in 2017, thanks to a contract awarded to International Submarine Engineering (ISE).
15 Mar 2016
Key players in the ocean renewable energy sector have met at the Australian Maritime College to observe a world-first trial testing the performance and impact of wave energy farms at model scale.
29 Feb 2016
The University of Tasmania will invest $3.35 million over the next five years upgrading the Cavitation Research Laboratory’s research, workshop and water storage and handling equipment.
19 Jan 2016
A significant milestone has been quietly achieved at the towing tank, when the facility’s longest and most regular client completed experiments on their 28th new vessel in 28 years.
10 Dec 2015
Researchers at the Cavitation Research Laboratory are working with national and international collaborators on three key projects investigating different elements of noise reduction for naval vessels.