January 19, 2023 in Pictures
During the second week of January 2023, a number of VIPs visited the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica and learned about its zero-emission design!
IPF Chief Technical Officer Johnny Gaelens gives a presentation to VIP visitors about the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica's design and function.
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Civil Engineer Mphikeleli Amos Ndlela, Belgian Polar Secretariat Vice-President Piet Steel and South African Minister Barbara Creecy pose for a photo at the Princess Elisabeth Antarctica.
IPF Science Liason Officer Henri Robert describes to visiting VIPs how PEA's new water treatment system will be built later this season.
Systems Engineer Aymar de Lichtervelde describes how the water treatment unit at PEA works to Belgian Polar Secretariat Vice-President Piet Steel and South African Minister for Environment Barbara Creecy.
IPF Chief Technical Officer Johnny Gaelens gives a tour of the technical core of the station to VIP visitors
Belgian Antarctic Research Expedition Leader and IPF Founder Alain Hubert gifts some Belgian chocolates to South African Minister for Environment Barbara Creecy.
VIP visitors in front of PEA getting ready to leave for Perseus Intercontinental Runway to head home.
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