A state-of-the-art training pool was opened
at the Batumi State Maritime Academy, which will allow the students and current
sailors of the academy to undergo mandatory practical training in accordance
with the standards developed by the International Maritime Organization (IMO).
modern and multifunctional pool was built with the support of the Ministry of
Economy and Sustainable Development, the Maritime Transport Agency and the
Government of Adjara.
The training swiming pool, among other
features, is equipped with the ability to model the weather and the cadets will
undergo training in conditions close to reality.
The official ceremony was attended by the
Chairman of the Government of Adjara, Tornike Rizhvadze, the Minister of
Economy and Sustainable Developmen,
Natia Turnava, the Head of the Maritime Transport Agency, Tamar
Ioseliani, the Deputy Minister of Education and Science, Tamar Kitiashvili and
other honored guests.