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ICE Mumbai Genesis#36 - A story of braving multi-dimensional complexities in civil engineering, online

  • Webinar
  • Online
  • 20 October 2020
  • 14:00 - 15:30
 ICE Mumbai Genesis#36 - A story of braving multi-dimensional complexities in civil engineering, online

About this event

Atal Tunnel, Rohtang, in India, is the longest road tunnel in the world 3,000m, or, 10,000 ft above sea level. A project of Border Roads Organisation (BRO), the tunnel was constructed by Strabag-Afcons Joint Venture (SAJV).

Strabag is an Austrian company with its headquarters in Vienna, and, Afcons is a part of India’s leading engineering conglomerate, the Shapoorji Pallonji Group.

Mr Satish Paretkar, will take us through a memorable experience of constructing this world-beating tunnel. So, let us join him for a riveting tale of human endeavour, courage, and extreme engineering in the Himalayas.

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Speakers

Satish Paretkar

Satish is a First Class (with Distinction) Civil Engineering Graduate of 1975 batch from Government Engineering College, Jabalpur. He has significantly contributed in many prestigious national infrastructure projects over his four-decade-long career.

Satish has significant experience of the Himalayan region as he has spent over two decades in extremely challenging high-altitude projects in Kargil, Leh-Ladak sector. Paretkar is the proud recipient of the ‘Bharat Jyoti Award’ in 2018, ‘Bharat Ratna Mother Teresa Gold Medal’ award in 2017, and ‘Engineer of the Year” award in 2015 besides other accolades for outstanding contribution and achievements in the construction industry.

Event venue

Online
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India

For more information please contact:

Thomas Compton

e: [email protected]

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