“Construction Supervision of Large Bridges” training program

“Construction Supervision of Large Bridges” training program

During 3rd – 12th April 2018, the training cum study tour program on “Construction Supervision of Large Bridges” was conducted in Malaysia and Thailand by the Asian Institute of Technology in Vietnam in cooperation with its partners in those countries.

The training has successfully brought together 10 high level official from Local Government Division under the Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development (LGRD) & Co-operatives, the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.

The participants at the site visit in Thailand

The training delivered by experts and project managers from large bridge projects in Malaysia and Thailand was focused on Techniques of Large Bridges Construction; Road Safety Measures for Large Bridges and Quality Control of Bridge Construction in Malaysia and Thailand. There have been lots of discussions and sharing experiences between the host experts and participants on challenges and success in managing bridge projects.

The participants also had the chances to visit National Road Department Authorities and bridge construction site projects in Kuala Lumpur (KL) – Malaysia and Bangkok – Thailand. These field visits gave them a closer look into hots countries experiences on design and supervision of different aspects of large bridge construction as well as its techniques and quality control by practically approaching, raising all enquiries to experts and project managers. Upon the training’s conclusion, the participants obtained a different overview of management in large bridge construction in both countries, and then could make a considerable application into similar construction projects in Bangladesh.

The training cum study visit program was well conducted with satisfactory program organization and management that gained participants’ widely appreciation in maximum benefit from program. Overall, the objectives and expectation of the program were met; the participants had a good opportunity of sharing and learning experience, new techniques and ideas in large bridge construction management while observing the reality of supervision and construction in Malaysia and Thailand.

For further information related to the course, please contact: Ms. Kieu Ly – Development Officer; Cell: +84. 9 04 05 36 55, Email: kieuly@aitcv.ac.vn.