On the occasion of the 23rd anniversary of the association’s founding, the Vietnam Engineering Consultant Association (Standing Committee) was held on 13/12/2018 at the City Intellectial Palace. Standing Committee members, members of the Council to consider the certificate of construction activities of the Association and some leaders of the association members. The conference was chaired by President Nguyen Thi Duyen.

The meeting heard and discussed the report of activities in 2018 and expected the program of operation in 2019 of the Association was presented by the Vice President, Secretary General Hoang Ung Huyen. The meeting agreed with the report, highly appreciated the activities of the Association in 2018 such as: contribute to legal policy development; organizing training courses on FIDIC contracts; professional training courses; To carry out Ministerial-level scientific and technological tasks; To organize the consideration and grant of construction practice certificates of grades II and III to individuals in the member units; new member development; activities of the Association;

In 2018, the Association has issues 782 certificates of construction practice level II and III for individuals who are members of the member units, bringing the total number of practice certificates in 2017, 2018 is 1201 certificates. The Association is the first professional social organization recognized by the Ministry of Construction to qualify for construction activities for individuals with full range of construction planning design; The design of construction works (architecture, building, civil-industrial structure, mechanical engineering, water supply, drainage, transport, agriculture and rural development, technical infrastructure); Supervising the construction and supervision of the installation of work equipment; construction valuation; Project Management.

The meeting discussed, agreed on the plan of operation in 2019, on the admission 09 new members …

The 2018 Annual Report, the 2018 Transactions and the 2019 Action Plan of the Association will be consulted at Meeting of the VECAS Executive Committee, Member Annual Conference scheduled to be held at the end of March 2019.

Following the contents of the Steering Committee (Extension), the participants listened to TEDI, on behalf of TEDI-TEDI SOUTH-TRICC consortium (all members were Association members) presented the overview North-South high speed railway project. This is one of the contents of the Steering Committee (Extension) Conference to exchange and share information on the big projects implemented by members, are of social concern

Some pictures of training courses in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City: