Fall 2017 SMRI Technical Conference, Münster, Germany

The Münster Conference Announcement includes a list of tech papers, class outline, and more details.  The optional Technical Class subject for the fall conference will be "Well Integrity Management for Salt Caverns".  

Registration for members and non-members is now closed.  Regular registration ends 8 September. If space is still available, late registrants will pay a $250 late fee starting 9 Sept., and will not receive USB sticks or optional books. It is possible that the conference will be filled to capacity before 8 Sept., so please register early if you plan to attend!

To Register for the SMRI Spring Conference:

  • Please log into the web site. If you cannot access your account please contact us to check the database.
  • Please sign up for membership if you have not been a member before.
  • University students of related subjects must contact SMRI’s European Coordinator (Rene Schneider, RSchneider@solutionmining.org) for discount details and applications if you wish to attend for zero registration cost.

Hotel and Travel Information 

Mövenpick Hotel Münster, Kardinal-Galen-Ring 65, 48149 Münster, Germany. Mövenpick Hotel is fully booked 1 Sept., so if hotel is needed, please look for an alternate  hotel in Münster via travel agent or internet search.

Single room rate is € 125.00  - 145,00 € per night, double room € 145.00 – 165,00 per night, + VAT, breakfast 22,00 € per person.

Please make reservation by email:  hotel.muenster@movenpick.com, keyword SMRI (you must make your own reservation). Discounted hotel room block ended 24  August, they may still have rooms available for different rates.

Travel Information: Münster Osnabrück International Airport (FMO).  Airport is about 30 minutes by taxi to the conference hotel. Taxis and rental cars are available to the hotel, (no hotel shuttles).  Several other major German, Netherlands, and Belgium airports are reasonably close train rides, flights, or drives to Münster.


SMRI thanks our sponsors of the Fall Münster, Germany 2017 SMRI Conference:

GOLD: Sonic Surveys, Inc., Untergrundspeicher und Geotechnologie Systeme GmbH (UGS), and WSP USA

SILVER:  Agapito Associates, Inc., DEEP Underground Engineering GmbH, and KBB Underground Technologies GmbH 

BRONZE:    Cavern Solutions, Inc.,  Lonquist & Co. LLC,  Sabine Storage & Operations, Inc., Seal-Tite International, and SOCON Sonar Control Kavernenvermessung GmbH

If you are interested in 1 remaining Silver sponsorship for fall Münster conference sponsor, please click here for details. (Gold and Bronze are FULL, 18 July 2017)