Bhubaneswar: The 19th National Conference on Corrosion Control was inaugurated by Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan in Odisha capital today.
The event, having an aim of finding solutions to deal with the industrial corrosion problems, will continue till December 7.
The conference will analyse various industrial corrosion problems and provide a platform for interaction between industrialists, scientists and professionals to enhance the state of the art knowledge on corrosion science and engineering.
The conference is being organised by the National Corrosion Council of India (NCCI) in collaboration with CSIR-Central Electrochemical Research Institute and Indian Oil Corporation (Pipeline Division). It is hosted by South Eastern Region Pipelines (SRPL), Bhubaneswar.
P.C. Choubey, SERPL Executive Director, said that around 400 delegates including chief executive officers, technocrats and scientists will participate in the conference.
(With IANS inputs)