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Marine research with international ambitions

Bergen Marine Research Cluster is a collaborative body which will put Bergen at the forefront of marine research through interdisciplinary cooperation, great expertise and high-tech equipment. “We want to be one of the world’s leading centres of research, monitoring and consulting in the field of the marine environment and marine resources," says Peter M. Haugan, who heads the cluster

After a good ten months of planning, an agreement on a binding and strategic collaboration in the form of Bergen Marine Research Cluster was finally signed yesterday by Christian Michelsen Research AS, Fiskeriforsking AS, the Institute of Marine Research, Helse Bergen HF health enterprise, Nansen Environmental and Remote Sensing Centre, the National Institute of Nutrition and Seafood Research, Unifob AS and the University of Bergen.  The new research cluster will promote Bergen as a contact point in marine research, and aims to become a major player at the international level.

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