On 14-15 June 2012 MUS MTE (AM IRM) delegation visited Zhejiang Ocean University (ZOU) in the Chinese province of Zhejiang (Zhoushan archipelago). During the visit, a cooperation agreement was signed between the Institute of MTE (IRM) and the Faculty of Naval Architecture and Civil Engineering. Prof. L. Gucma signed the agreement on behalf of the IRM, while the ZOU were represented by Professor Xie, the Dean of the faculty. The hosts were invited to a return visit in Poland in autumn of this year. The agreement of intent includes student exchange of the 3rd degree studies and exchange of professors.