Civil Engineering Confab Slated For 14th Sept

Ing Joseph Oddei

A Civil Engineering Conference & Exhibition will be held in Accra on Thursday, 14th September, 2017.

Expected to roll out discussions for regulating the civil engineering profession in Ghana, it will provide practitioners the opportunity to express their thoughts to aid in developing the regulations.

It is also designed to bring together products of some leading civil engineering manufacturers and suppliers, insurance companies, among others, to exhibit to the practitioners and general public.

Ing. Joseph Oddei, chairman of the Civil Engineering Division of the Ghana Institution of Engineers (GhIE), commenting on the event, said it would be attended by all members of the Civil Technical Division of Ghana Institution of Engineers (GhIE).

He said Henry Godfrey Ruping Kerali, World Bank Country Director for Ghana, Liberia & Sierra Leone, would be the special guest of honour.

Themed: ‘Regulating Civil Engineering Practice for effective delivery,’ the Conference and Exhibition is expected to attract civil engineering firms and allied firms to exhibit their state-of-the-art technology and equipment to the teeming engineers, contractors and the general public who will make to the programme.

Among companies scheduled to exhibit at the programme are Duraplast, Fotco Ventures, Geotech Systems, Ghana Re Insurance and other Civil Engineering firms.

Council members, past presidents and all civil engineers, as well as members of GhIE would be in attendance.

 A business desk report