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IWMA - INTERNATIONAL WATER MIST ASSOCIATION | Internationaler Wasser-Nebel Verband e.V.
Poststraße 33 (Hamburg Business Center)

D-20354 Hamburg

Phone: +49 (0)40 35085-215
Fax: +49 (0)40 35085-80

Register Court: Amtsgericht Hamburg
Registration Number: VR22036
Registered Office: Hamburg

Board of Directors: Ragnar Wighus (chairman), Dirk Sprakel (vice-chairman), Jonathan Carpenter, Luciano Nigro, Carsten Palle, Henrik Bygbjerg, Erik Christensen, Alex Palle, Alex Palau, Brian Stumm

Responsible for the content in accordance with §§ 55 paragraph 2 RStV:

Bettina McDowell
General Manager
Poststraße 33 (im HBC)
20354 Hamburg


The IWMA wishes to say thanks to all members who have given their support (ideas, advice, pictures, videos etc. ) during the process of developing this homepage. It was much appreciated!


Sliding pictures: IWMA and VID Fire-Kill //
About us: VID Fire-Kill // What we do …: Danfoss Semco // Water Mist Facts: Novenco //
Publications/Conference Papers: Rome 2017 – Stefan Schuster/ / Vienna 2016 – IWMA/Jasmina Rahmanovic / Amsterdam 2016 – IWMA Marco ter Beek / all others: IWMA // Publications/Seminar Papers: UK 2017 – IWMA / UK 2016 – IWMA / Sweden 2015 – Lund University / Germany 2015 – Petra Dirscherl/ / Dubai 2014 – IWMA / Denmark, France and Dubai 2013 – IWMA // Newsletter: see individual issues // IWMA Award 2016 – IWMA/Jasmina Rahmanovic //
Tutorial/Applications: Rainer Sturm/, C. Nöhren/, Stefan/ and Tyco // Tutorial/The History: picture alliance/dpa, IWMA //
Committees: Board of Directors and Marketing Group – all private, Scientific Council – all private (except Arnaud Breton and Bjarne Husted: IWMA/Marco ter Beek and Joachim Gabran: IWMA/Jasmina Rahmanovic) //
Contact/Press Room: Seminars 2018 - IWMA / IWMC Rome 2017 – R.K. by Bildpixel/, Seminars 2017 – IWMA / IWMC Vienna 2016 – IWMA/Jasmina Rahmanovic, Seminars 2016 – IWMA / IWMC Amsterdam 2015 – IWMA/Marco ter Beek, all others – IWMA, IWMA Research Project: IFAB, pictures general – IWMA/Jasmina Rahmanovic //
News: Marcel Klinger/ / private /  TÜYAK, IWMA, IWMA/Jasmina Rahmanovic, Colorado School of Mines, R_K_by_FW_Fotografie/, R_K_by_Schmuttel/, IFAB //
Events: Barceló Hotels & Resorts (IWMC 2017) Peter Koblenz/ (Seminar Poland), IWMA (Seminar Dubai) //

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