16 January 2019
Civil and Structural Engineering Consultants Pvt. Ltd. (CSEC) pays a courtesy visit to the CEO of Ooredoo Maldives Mr. Najib Khan.
A high delegation of CSEC visits Maldives, including Prof. Priyan Mendis, Honorary Chair of CSEC, a world renowned Structural Engineer who has been a consultant for many prestigious and landmark projects across the globe including Burj Kalifa, the world’s tallest building. The team was also accompanied by the Managing Director of the company, Eng. Shiromal Fernando, who is one of the leading structural engineers in Sri Lanka, who has been the Principal Structural Engineer for many high-rise buildings including the tallest building in Sri Lanka, along with CSEC Director Bathiya Waduge.
CSEC is a state of the art consultancy firm comprising of some of the most prominent Structural Engineers in the industry and academia. CSEC is currently engaged in some of the key landmark projects in Sri Lanka (such as the iconic Lotus Tower) and overseas.
CSEC has extended their reach to Maldives by undertaking projects like Vakkaru Luxury Resort and Nasandhura. Signalling intention of long term association with the Maldives, they have formed a strategic partnership with one of the most dynamic local firms, 960 Consultants, a subsidiary of 960 Holdings.
The meeting was held to introduce Ooredoo Maldives to CSEC and discuss potential future collaboration between both parties. CSEC and 960 Consultants discussed providing assistance on building high rises and telecom towers to Ooredoo in the future.
Regarding the meeting, 960 Consultants Director, Mr. Mohamed Latheef said, “the expertise CSEC brings to the table can benefit Maldivian businesses through engineering, architecture and consultancy”.
Commenting on their desire to expand their services in Maldives, Managing Director of CSEC, Mr. Shiromal Fernando said, “we wish to accomplish effective and close-tied collaboration with Maldivian businesses, in turn contributing to infrastructural development of the country”.
The discussions covered services CSEC could potentially provide for the Maldivian business sector, along with insights form Mr. Najeeb Khan (CEO of Ooredoo Maldives) and Moosa Razzaq (Head of Logistics, Ooredoo Maldives).
It is a key objective of 960 Consultants to introduce world-class companies to Maldives, and introducing CSEC to Ooredoo Maldives is an important milestone achieved during CSEC’s visit to Maldives.