GMU Begins Cooperation with PKN Orlen
With the signed letter of intent, the Maritime University begins cooperation with PKN Orlen. The cooperation will include education and research for offshore wind energy.
The letter of intent was signed on the part of the Gdynia Maritime University by the Rector Professor Adam Weintrit and Deputy Rector for Cooperation and Development - Professor Tomasz Tarasiuk.
The cooperation involves the implementation of innovative research, analytical and scientific initiatives related to the development of offshore wind energy in Poland. The continuation of cooperation between PKN Orlen and the Maritime Institute of Gdynia Maritime University in the field of innovative research and development, analytical and environmental research related to the development of offshore wind energy in Poland is particularly important.
Gdynia Maritime University is also planning to launch engineering studies devoted to offshore wind energy. Their graduates will gain technical and practical knowledge necessary to work on the preparation and operation of wind farms that will soon be built at the Baltic Sea. PKN Orlen specialists will share with students their practical knowledge and experience and will provide substantive support in the development of new fields of study.