Until 1981, the CEOCOR worked as an association based on a rule accepted by all its members. However, in order to be able to intervene on the European level, the CEOCOR gave itself a legal status. Having become a European committee, it regroups representatives of organisms of water and gas distribution, involved industries, universities, research centers, etc… of 12 countries.
Its members are divided in 2 commissions and their aims are:

1° : Scientific

  • The study of all problems concerning corrosion and protection of either metallic or non-metallic buried, immerged or aerial pipes and mains, intended for conveyance and storage of different substances, in particular water and gas.

  • The publishing of the results of the scientific researches or of statistics.

  • The organization of colloquiums .

2° Standardization

  • The realization of an old technology in order to participate in the elaboration of draft standards and technical documents at the European level in collaboration with CEN, CENELEC, ECISS …