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HZS and IMBG make project concrete

On the 9th of September the corrosion team of the Antwerp Maritime Academy and the Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics (IMBG) of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine hold a meeting on their project with funding of the NATO called "Fighting Maritime Corrosion and Biofouling with Task-Specific Ionic Compounds".

Representatives of the Institute of Microbiology and Virology (National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine), the University of Essen (Germany) and ACOTEC nv also attended the meeting.

“Today we planned experiments we want to carry out and we also discussed financial modalities”, dr. Geert Potters of the Antwerp Maritime Academy explained afterwards.

Picture: the participants of the meeting were welcomed by Captain Patrick Blondé, general manager of the Antwerp Maritime Academy.

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