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Graduates propel Tasmania onto the luxury yacht scene

12 May 2017

Two Australian Maritime College graduates have sold their first luxury yacht after spotting a gap in the market for tailor-made vessels.


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.