Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) was established in 1967, by Japanís Arabian Oil Company Ltd. in fulfillment of its obligations under the Oil Concession
Agreement with the Government of Kuwait.
The Institute was reorganized by an Amiri
decree issued in 1973. Another Amiri decree
in 1981 (Law No. 28) formally established
KISR as an independent public institution.
The mission of KISR, as stipulated by the
decree (1981), is to promote scientific
and applied research related to national
industry, energy, resources of natural
wealth, and food resources. The law
entrusted the Institute with undertaking
research, and scientific and technological
consultations for both governmental and
private institutions in Kuwait as well as
training local manpower.
There are five research divisions at KISR.
The Environment and Urban Development
(EUD) Division deals mainly with the
protection of the terrestrial and marine
environments with regard to the industrial
development and urbanization of the
The Coastal and Air
Pollution Department (CAD) is one of the EUDís fourth departments. CAD group welcome to interact for any of your needs in the area of
Coastal and Air Pollution Engineering. To achieve the above CAD goals over several phases. These phases are as follows:
Phase I. Hydraulics & Coastal Engineering Group (H.C.E.)
Air Pollution Group.
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