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Apr 16 2015

New team ready to respond to hazardous incidents at sea

In a maritime environmental emergency having access to accurate, real-time information is vital to mounting an effective response.


Apr 13 2015

More national kudos for Torres Strait training program

An award-winning maritime training program that has honed the seafaring skills of the Torres Strait Islander and Aboriginal people and helped bolster the region’s economy has once again been recognised at a national level.


Mar 26 2015

Fishing for the latest in design

To help encourage innovative thinking in the next generation of fisheries managers and marine engineers, the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) together with the South East Trawl Fishing Industry Association (SETFIA) is funding a fishing gear design competition for students at the University of Tasmania’s specialist marine and maritime institutes.


Mar 20 2015

Setting sail for trip of a lifetime

Third-year Bachelor of Engineering (Naval Architecture) student Greg Swalwell recently experienced the trip of a lifetime aboard the national sail training ship Young Endeavour.


Mar 10 2015

New AUV facility to help drive the robotic age of Antarctic exploration

World-leading research at the Australian Maritime College, a specialist institute of the University of Tasmania, will allow the nation to capitalise on the robotic age of Antarctic exploration.