Site Visit: Mass Transit System Project

25 May 2016, Thailand The Structural Engineers at AIT Solutions, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) visited the Mass Transit System Project in Bangkok on 25 May 2016 headed by Engr. Thaung Htut Aung, Deputy Projects Director and Engr. Keerati Tunthasawatana, Deputy Director, ACECOMS to gain first-hand experience in a construction project. One of the agencies…

Details

AIT Event Underlines Collaboration Among Academia, Industry, and Public Sector for Innovation

March 2016, Thailand A two-day event Collaboration for Innovation will be held on 12-13 May 2016 at the AIT Conference Center, Thailand to nurture and promote collaboration among academia, industry, public and development sector by identifying key research and projects with potential of being converted to applied solutions, services, or products. The event is being…

Details

Upcoming Seminar: Road Transportation Infrastructure for ASEAN Integration

March 2016, Thailand A “Technical Seminar on Road Transportation Infrastructure for ASEAN Integration” is being organized jointly by the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) and Eight-Japan Engineering Consultants Inc. (EJEC) to be held on 13-14 June 2016 at the AIT Conference Center, Thailand. Highlighting the importance of multi-country collaboration, the seminar aims to provide a…

Details

AIT and NHA Discuss Possible Collaboration Opportunities

March 2016, Thailand A delegation from the National Housing Authority (NHA) Thailand headed by Mr. Preeda Suksumit, Director of Commercialized Housing Project, Administration Division 1; Mr. Somkid Premcharunan, Director of Socialized Housing Project, Administration Division 2; Ms. Sureeporn Suwannaworn, Director of Technical Cooperation Division; Ms. Poonsuk Niyomthai, Director of Renewal and Rental Buildings, Maintenance Division…

Details

Workshop on Structural Design of Bridges in Sri Lanka

March 2016, Sri Lanka Bridges are an important structure, carrying a roadway over a gap to ensure continuous flow of traffic and sometimes as iconic symbols of progress. Bridge engineers play a crucial role in ensuring that the structure remains serviceable and safe during its lifetime. A workshop on “Advance Techniques and International Standards in…

Details

International Conference: Improving the Seismic Performance of Existing Buildings and Other Structures, San Francisco

December 2015, San Francisco The 2nd Conference on Improving the Seismic Performance of Existing Buildings and Other Structures, a joint conference organized by Applied Technology Council (ATC) and the Structural Engineering Institute (SEI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) was held from 10-12 December 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, San Francisco. This…

Details