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NIO signs MoU with M/s Pancham Aquaculture Farms Ltd. for technological development in coastal aquaculture farming
National Institute of Oceanography, Dona Paula has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with M/s Pancham Aquaculture Farms Limited, (PANCHAM), Mumbai, on 11 November 2005 for development of technologies and products for sustainable coastal aquaculture and their health management. This MoU will enable PANCHAM to identify issues affecting sustainability in coastal aquaculture and NIO with its vast experience in aquatic resource assessment and environmental management will provide scientific, technical and aquatic health solutions to the sustainable coastal aquaculture and disease management. PANCHAM is one of the largest aquaculture farming joint sector company under the Government of Maharashtra, India. The present MoU would provide an opportunity for NIO to work with stake-holders in this area.
Dr. Satish R. Shetye, Director, NIO, on behalf of the Institute and its parental body Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), New Delhi and Shri Ajit Sinha Patil, Chief Technical Officer, PANCHAM, Mumbai, on behalf of the company signed the agreement. NIO and PANCHAM will collaborate in the areas of research programme, seminars/workshops, skill enhancement, training programmes, exchange of samples, and know-how.
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