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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.


MBA helps Brian steer new course for the future

23 Apr 2018

Engineer Brian Humphreys turned to the Australian Maritime College to make a career change by starting an MBA in 2016.


New method for cleaning up oil spills nets top award

10 Apr 2018

Inspired to innovate by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and the Montara oil spill in the Timor Sea, Captain Brett Whiteoak’s work to mitigate future spills has netted him the AMC Peter Morris medal.


AMC announced as key strategic partner in Naval Shipbuilding College

04 Apr 2018

The University of Tasmania has welcomed the announcement by Minister for Defence Industry Christopher Pyne of the Naval Shipbuilding Institute, a joint venture between Kellogg Brown & Root and Huntington Ingalls Industries, as the successful tenderer to operate the Naval Shipbuilding College in Adelaide, South Australia.


Research aims to improve ship safety

26 Mar 2018

Making ships safer is the aim of Dr Rabiul Islam’s research into reducing the human error associated with shipping operations.