UEM Edgenta Par​ticipates and Imparts Knowledge at the 2nd IRF Asia Regional Congress & Exhibition 2​016

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UE​M Edgenta together with PLUS jointly participated as a Silver Sponsor under the UEM Group umbrella at the recent 2nd International Road Federation Asia Regional Congress & Exhibitions 2016 (IRF2016) held at the Putra World Trade Centre, Kuala Lumpur from 16 to 20 October 2016. UEM Edgenta was represented by Opus while PLUS was represented by TERAS.

The event, jointly organised by the International Road Federation (IRF) and the Road Engineering Association of Malaysia (REAM) was officiated by YB Dato’ Hj Fadillah bin Hj Yusof, Minister of Works. With a theme “Connecting Asia with Better Roads”, the 4-day international exhibition and conference had attracted more than 1,000 visitors comprising road agency engineers & managers, engineering consultants, road contractors, technology providers, equipment manufacturers, financing institutions and investment firms, researchers and academics.

During the IRF2016, 43 conferences were held, along with seminars comprising workshops, technical and networking sessions. The event aimed to help policy-makers, planners and infrastructure operators from across Asia build a resilient and sustainable road and transport infrastructure that can drive economic growth and prosperity in the region.

5 speakers from Opus presented their papers during the seminar slots to impart their knowledge and experience to the industry experts.

Speakers Topics

Teh Hing Wan

General Manager, Database Management System,
Asset Management

“Requirements of an Asset Information Management System”

Noreshan Abu Bakar

Regional Manager,
NMM Northen

“Asset Management to Highway: SOil Cement Stabilization Technique”

Rowan Kyle

Technical Principal, Global Asset Management,
Opus International Consultants

“Lesson from Liberia: Monitoring and Supervision of a 10-Year Performance Based Road Contract”

Suhaimi Abdul Aziz

General Manager,
Asset Management

“Performance Based Key Performance Indicators for Expressway Concessions in Malaysia”

Abdul Rahim Mohd Shafie

Regional Manager,
NMM Southern

“Application of Micro-Surfacing System – PLUS Experience along North South Expressway (NSE)”