Professors of the Freiberg University of Mining and Technology visited USTU

In the framework of cooperation between USTU and Freiberg University of Mining and Technology, from 29th to 30 August 2016 Ukhta was visited by delegation of professors from Freiberg: Director of the Institute of Drilling Engineering and Fluid Mining, Moh'd M. Amro  and research associate of the same institute Frederick Rose.

During the visit delegation have had some excursions through University infrastructure and laboratory facilities and attended the special meeting with the colleagues of USTU, which was dedicated to the discussion of cooperation details.

At the beginning of meeting Rector of USTU, Professor Nikolay Denisovich Tskhadaya, welcomed the guests, reminding to every one of the beginning cooperation between universities of Ukhta and Freiberg. During the meeting, professors of the Freiberg University showed the presentation about implemented projects in Germany and after that discussed the new branches of cooperation.

Within the meeting the agreement of cooperation between the Institute of Geology, Oil and Gas Production and Pipeline Transportation of Ukhta State Technical University and the Institute of Drilling Engineering and Fluid Mining of the Freiberg University of Mining and Technology was signed. The agreement contains ways of possible cooperation perspectives such as student and staff exchanges and so on.

In addition, Delegation visited the unique Yarega fields, where they had an excursion in the main building of mine №3, common safety instruction of mine visiting and a short lecture about the structure, equipment and operability of the mines. With the accompaniment of mineworker delegation entered the mines, which lies at a depth of two hundred meters underground.

Professor Amro individually thanked all the organizers, saying that his dream came true and added that for this short period of time he gained strength, knowledge and new friendship.