On 6th December 2016, the Director of Centre of Research Excellence Construction on Peat Soils (CoPS), Dr. Ir. Zuhairi bin Abdul Hamid, the Director of CoPS and CoPS representatives from both CREAM and UNIMAS had come to Geo Crete Specialist Sdn. Bhd. for an industrial workshop. This workshop was intended to introduce further on GeoCrete Pavement Technology especially on peat soils to CoPS. The workshop started at 8.30 a.m. until 2.00 p.m.
Introduction on GeoCrete Pavement Technology was presented by GeoCrete Specialist Sdn. Bhd. technical director, Mr. Zoran Djumic. And the presentation on previous construction on peat soils at Gedong-Simunjan site was presented by Mr. Ammar Funna, GeoCrete Specialist Sdn. Bhd. project engineer. Core samples of different type of soils constructed by using GeoCrete Pavement Technology were also presented throughout the workshop for CoPS representative to observe.
On the next day, 7th December 2016, the whole team from GeoCrete Specialist Sdn. Bhd. along with CoPS representatives from both CREAM and UNIMAS went for a site visit at our successful project at Gedong-Simunjan which was constructed on peat soils.
GeoCrete Specialist Sdn. Bhd. is looking forward for our collaboration with Centre of Research Excellence Construction on Peat Soils (CoPS) in the near future.