Fast Rescue Boat training
The last training course of the present academic year was “Fast Rescue Boat”.
Academy participating in SeaTalk
Antwerp Maritime Academy and the University of Antwerp are currently participating as partners in the recently approved EU SeaTalk Project.
Belgian programme ‘Hydrography B’ recognised by IHO
The Hydrography B programme of the Institute for Hydrography (IVH) has been accredited by the International Hydrographic Organization (IHO).
New PhD in Nautical Sciences awarded to Helen Verstraelen
Helen Verstraelen, professor at our Academy, successfully defended her doctoral thesis on Corrosion in ballast tanks on board of merchant vessels.
Alison Noble joins IMLA-IMEC Steering Committee
From 1-4 October one of our Maritime English lecturers, Alison Noble, attended IMEC24 (International Maritime English Conference).
New PhD in Nautical Sciences awarded to Rowan Van Schaeren
Rowan Van Schaeren, professor at our Academy, successfully defended his doctoral thesis on Terminal Optimization, to become the second Doctor in Nautical Sciences.
Academy team to compete again in Frisian Solar Challenge
For the third time, the Antwerp Maritime Academy (AMA) will participate in the DONG Energy Solar Challence, a race for solar boats organized in The Netherlands.
First PhD in Nautical Sciences awarded to Capt. Kris De Baere
Capt. Kris De Baere, head of our Education Unit “Exploitation and Ship Technique”, successfully defended his doctoral thesis on Corrosion in balast tanks on board of merchant ships, to become the first Doctor in Nautical Sciences.