The "ARICE - Arctic Research Icebreaker Consortium" Kick-off meeting was held at the German Maritime Museum in Bremerhaven, 6th to 7th of February 2018 and brought together 45 participants, representing all fifteen partner institutions from Europe, Canada and the USA, as well as key cooperation partners. The two-day meeting allowed work package leads to give an overview of the tasks ahead and fostered constructive discussions to pave the way towards a fruitful collaboration across borders. The ARICE consortium thus emerged eager to join efforts towards providing researchers with improved access to Research Icebreakers.
ARICE kick-off press release
Making the Arctic accessible for excellent science
EU funds an Arctic Research Icebreaker Consortium, which will provide researchers with improved access to research icebreakers.