Dr. Voo Yen Lei was invited by the Jabatan Kerja Raya (JKR) Kelantan to present a presentation on the products of Ultra-High Performance ‘ductile’ Concrete. This presentation took place in New Pacific Hotel on the 7th of May 2011 in Kota Bharu, Kelantan Darul Naim. Kelantan lays on the north-east of peninsular Malaysia with idyllic beach and lush paddy fields. The title of this presentation was “Sustainable Construction – Ultra-High Performance ‘ductile’ Concrete.
There were 40 JKR officers ranging from top management officers to design engineers. The enthusiasts arrived for registration at 8.30am. The objective of Dura Technology Sdn. Bhd. in conducting presentations on Ultra-High Performance ‘ductile’ Concrete is to educate and to exchange views and knowledge amongst the people of the industries and on this new cutting edge material that is dubbed as “the building material of the future”. Many of the officers are amazed at the impact and technology of Ultra-High Performance ‘ductile’ Concrete to the Malaysia’s construction industry. The seminar ended with a Q & A session where most of the engineers ardently ask a lot of technical questions regarding of the property and characteristic of UHPdC. Overall it has been a good seminar for both Jabatan Kerja Raya Kelantan and Dura Technology Sdn. Bhd. as they want to arrange another factory visit to Dura Technology Sdn. Bhd. in the soonest time.