Nemo in Aus Government Defence Industry Policy Statement

February 27, 2016

Ocius’ work with the Australian Government is discussed in the Australian Government’s 2016 Defence Industry Policy Statement. The Statement was released as part of the Government’s Defence White Paper process, and discuses the development of Nemo, our unmanned surface vehicle. The Statement reads: “Ocius Technology Limited (formally known as Solar Sailor) is based in Sydney and […]

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We have to future proof our new subs right from the start

February 25, 2016

Underwater drones pose new challenges to submarine design. by Martin Callinan and Alan Gray Published in the Australian Financial Review, 6 January 2016   This year the first of many contracts will be awarded to a Japanese, German or French submarine maker but will our submarine defence be fit for service from 2030 to 2060? From […]

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Ocius Selected as Finalist in Australian Technologies Competition

September 7, 2015

Ocius has been selected as one of the finalists for the highly prestigious Australian Technologies Competition, 2015. See Article from Austech. In response to the announcement CEO Robert Dane said “There are some fantastic companies in this prestigious competition and we are honoured to be selected as a finalist.” “Oceans cover 70% of the earth’s surface, control climate and […]

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10 days sea trials on Jervis Bay completed

June 4, 2015

  We have completed 10 days of sea trials on Jervis Bay testing a new sensor. Ninan Mathew said “The trials were very successful. We are modifying Nemo’s keel and more trials are planned for July/August.” Photo shows Nemo Sailing on Jervis Bay at dusk For more information regarding Blue Nemo, Please click here.

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