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UQ and Tassal Collaborative Project Underway

By |2020-07-21T04:43:32+00:00July 16th, 2020|

Blue Economy CRC Announces a Collaborative Project with UQ and Tassal: Developing a Robust Collar Tie This industry-focused project is led by Dr Michael Heitzman, University of Queensland (UQ), in collaboration with industry partner, Tassal Group. The mechanism for attaching fish farming nets to floating cages in the current inshore farming environment has been identified [...]

CRC Announce Commissioning of 17 Scoping Projects

By |2020-07-24T07:04:53+00:00June 3rd, 2020|

Blue Economy CRC Announces Commencement of its Research Program with Commissioning of 17 Scoping Projects 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 [...]

Official Launch of the Blue Economy CRC

By |2020-06-03T23:46:05+00:00January 20th, 2020|

The official launch of the Blue Economy CRC is taking place at 10am on Tuesday 28 January at the CRC’s Headquarters in Launceston at Building V (Discipline of Information, Communication and Technology) at the University of Tasmania. It will be attended by members of the Blue Economy CRC Board, various Ministers (TBC), local CRC participants, [...]

Inaugural Participant Workshop

By |2020-06-03T23:47:02+00:00January 17th, 2020|

Inaugural Participant Workshop Event Details: Wednesday 29th January 2020 9:30AM – Thursday 30th January 2020 5:00PM AEST Location: Hobart Function and Conference Centre, 1 Elizabeth Street Pier, Hobart. Participation by invitation only  The Blue Economy CRC in November 2019 had its first call for projects with the timeline for Expressions of Interest for General Projects [...]

Blue Economy CRC Announces CEO

By |2019-12-11T21:31:40+00:00December 11th, 2019|

The Board of Blue Economy CRC-Co Ltd is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr John Whittington as our inaugural CEO. John joins us from the Tasmanian Department of Primary Industries, Parks, Water and Environment where he has been the Secretary (Chief Executive-equivalent) for more than five years. As the leader of that agency he [...]

Blue Economy CRC-Co Board Member Recognised as Fellow of ATSE

By |2019-10-23T00:38:17+00:00October 23rd, 2019|

Today, Dr Gunilla Burrowes one of the Company’s non-executive directors, was named a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering (ATSE). Dr Burrowes is widely recognised for her significant achievements in three parallel careers. An electrical engineer, she is an expert in communications between swarming autonomous underwater vehicles, industry innovation and gender equity.  She [...]

Tasmanian Politicians meet Key Members of the CRC

By |2020-07-24T07:08:45+00:00October 22nd, 2019|

The Hon Guy Barnett MP and Senator the Hon Jonathan Duniam met the Board members and Interim CEO of the Blue Economy CRC at the CRC Headquarters at the Australian Maritime College in Launceston on October 21st, 2019. The visit coincided with the Company’s announcement of the execution of its Grant Agreement with the Federal [...]

Blue Economy CRC-Co Ltd Signs Grant Agreement with Commonwealth

By |2019-10-23T00:55:46+00:00October 21st, 2019|

MEDIA RELEASE - OCTOBER 21: BLUE ECONOMY CRC-CO LTD SIGNS GRANT AGREEMENT WITH COMMONWEALTH Today Blue Economy CRC-Co Ltd (the Blue Economy CRC) took the next important step in its work to support sustainable offshore seafood production and renewable energy development when it signed a major Grant Agreement with the Australian Government Department of Industry [...]