Preperation starts for Fumigation work

Starting from 10th March 2017, Egyptian experts and Japanese experts started working together in Fumigation labs. This work continued for one week, checking the fumigation work process and the materials required for the upcoming fumigation work that is planned to be done after the transportation of the target artifacts from EM […]

Sneferu transportation plan is finalized

One of the main objectives of our project is formulating the transportation plan of the limestone relief of King Senefru’s valley temple from the bent pyramid in Dahshur,which is currently being stored in the Giza storage and will be displayed in GEM. On 9th February, 2017 the team went to inspect on the current condition of […]

Mural painting teams make conservation plan

Dr. Kumi Masuda from the mural paintings Japanese team arrived on 11th February, and started meetings with the Egyptian team to make a detailed condition check in order to finalize the conservation plan.  They continued the work in EM(Egyptian Museum) opening showcases of the target artifacts thanks to the cooperation of […]

The first JCC meeting

On 14th December, 2016 the first JCC was held to discuss important issues of the project including the project policies, plan and implementation structure. JCC (Joint Coordination Committee) is a committee formed from members of both Project directors of Egyptian and Japanese side and other related experts. The committee will review […]

Textile first condition check

In December 2016, Egyptian textile team was ready to welcome the Japanese team to start working right away on confirming the target artifacts. The team started updating the database with recent data, and also at the same time they conducted preliminary condition check to identfy damages and their degrees. Since the Egyptians and Japanese have […]