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Engineering students power up for autonomous boat challenge

04 Jun 2018

Budding engineers have put classroom theory to the test as part of a hands-on challenge to design, build and program a robotic boat.


New scholarship program supports women in engineering

04 Jun 2018

Two first-year engineering students at the University of Tasmania are the inaugural recipients of a new Engineers Australia scholarship designed to promote gender diversity in the traditionally male-dominated sector.


Students set their sights on naval shipbuilding careers

21 May 2018

Australian Maritime College students have been urged to consider a career in Australia’s growing shipbuilding sector and take advantage of the raft of opportunities soon to be created through the Federal Government’s naval shipbuilding plan.


Model testing validates innovative wave energy device concept

01 May 2018

The concept for a revolutionary new wave energy device that sits on rather than in the water has been validated at the Australian Maritime College.


RINA award for research into catamaran ride comfort

24 Apr 2018

A study into reducing the motion and improving the ride comfort of high-speed wave piercing catamarans has won a leading international maritime research prize.


Submarine visit enhances student and researcher experience

24 Apr 2018

A group of 20 AMC students and researchers had the rare opportunity to tour a Royal Australian Navy submarine when HMAS Waller visited Hobart recently.