OPIN Webinar: Challenges and Solutions for Improved Durability of Materials

Online - 1 to 3PM BST / 2 to 4PM CEST

22 October 2020

When a product has to operate in a harsh environment, innovations in sustainable design and materials possibly play a vital role. This webinar will focus on different challenging situations where the right choice in material and design can make or break your product.


  • Presentation on adhesively bonded joints for maritime industry by Wim De Waele, UGent
  • Presentation on corrosion monitoring by Jeroen Tacq, Sirris
  • Presentation on general approach for coatings on steel structures & deep dive on heat exchangers by Christoph Fischer-Zernin, Säkaphen & Luca Donelli, Donelli Alexo
  • Presentation on corrosion of reinforced concrete by Franck Schoefs, Université de Nantes

Target audience

This webinar is aimed at developers, operators and tech providers of products for harsh environments (offshore, maritime, industrial vehicles, process industries).


This event is open to OPIN members. If your organisation is not listed here, please fill out the following Membership Form. OPIN registration is quick, free and gives access to an international network of more than 350 members and activities dedicated to offshore renewable energy. 


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