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AMC Staff Awards Ceremony (January – July 2020)

31 Jul 2020

The Australian Maritime College joined together to celebrate and acknowledge key staff as presented by Michael van Balen AO at the AMC staff awards ceremony this month. An extended congratulations to all who were recipients of the following.


Ship design research awarded top international prize

26 Jun 2020

A study into improving ship design and structural efficiency has been recognised as the best internationally by a researcher under the age of 35.


First results from AUV mission reveal secrets of the Sørsdal ice shelf

19 Jun 2020

The University of Tasmania’s state-of-the-art Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) nupiri muka is helping to unlock the secrets of the Sørsdal ice shelf, near Australia’s Davis research station in East Antarctica.


AMC Partners with Re-Engineering Australia Foundation Ltd

15 Jun 2020

Engaging student interest and promoting Life-Long STEM learning is critical to bringing new entrants and news skills to industries like the marine and maritime sector.


Venturing beneath the Antarctic ice with an autonomous vessel

11 Jun 2020

A fragile glacier in an isolated part of Antarctica could cause a catastrophic rise in global sea levels. Collecting data from this remote part of the world could be crucial to saving it.


Blue Economy scopes out research projects

09 Jun 2020

The Blue Economy Cooperative Research Centre (BECRC) has taken its first steps in foundational work that will underpin its research agenda, with the announcement of 17 short-term scoping projects. These industry-focused projects involve collaboration between industry and research partners and will guide the CRC’s future.