Workshop on Cost Effective Composite Materials Manufacturing for Engineering Products today


Islamabad: Engineering Development Board (EDB) has arranged the visit of Engineer Van Voorst Bastiaan, a Senior PUM -The Netherlands Expert for conducting a 6 day Workshop Certified by Pakistan Engineering Council on the subject of Cost Effective Composite Materials Manufacturing for Engineering Products.

The workshop will be held from Feb 26 February to 05th March, at Institute of Space Technology, Islamabad.

The Workshop is organized in collaboration with EDB/HEC/PUM – The Netherlands. The training is targeted for Engineers, Scientists, Managers and Technicians working in the fields of Mechanical, Automotive, Civil, Sports goods and General Engineering Industries.

The main focus of the workshop is on Advanced Vacuum Assisted Processes (RFI, LRTM etc) and will be conducted in two modules, the first module (26-28 Feb. 2014) will focus on RFI and the second module (03-05 March, 2014) will dilate on LRTM. Other advanced non-autoclave processes will also be covered.

Engineer Bastiaan is a Senior Composites Expert who has completed Chemical Engineering from PBNA, The Netherlands.

He has 20 years of rich and hands on professional experience in DSM resins and sikkens in R&D and production environments with specialization in Vacuum Assisted Composites Materials Manufacturing.

It is pertinent to mention that composite materials have emerged to be dominant technology for accelerated industrial growth.

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