Green Technology Workshop at AIT

The Green Technology Workshop 2014 will be held on 24 June at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) Conference Center, Pathumthani, Thailand. This workshop is a continuation of the two global issues that were addressed during the AIT Technology Event 2013: “What makes buildings green and sustainable?” and “Reducing the carbon footprint through sustainable production practices.”…

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Computers and Structures, Inc (CSI) will conduct Performance-based Design Seminar in Thailand: A One-day Technology Transfer Event

Computers and Structures, Inc (CSI), an authority in the development of software tools for structural and earthquake engineering, in collaboration with the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), the Asian Center for Engineering Computations and Software (ACECOMS), and AIT Consulting (AITC), is inviting all interested engineers, architects, executives, and managers in building and public infrastructure industry…

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Call for Abstract: Smart Materials and Surfaces (SMS) Bangkok 2014

SETCOR International Conference on Smart Materials and Surfaces invites researchers and engineers from academia and related industries to present their research results and activities that address scientific and industrial developments in the field of Intelligent Materials in science and engineering.   Interested practitioners and researchers are invited to submit abstracts of their relevant work for oral presentations…

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Disaster Risk Reduction efforts in the Caribbean Region: Handbook for the Assessment of Landslide and Flood Hazards and Risks to Support Development Processes

The University of Twente, Faculty of Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC), Netherlands, with its associate partner, the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) was selected by the World Bank to develop a handbook for the Caribbean Risk Information Programme (CRIP) to support the integration of Disaster Risk Management (DRM) Strategies in critical sectors.   The…

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Wind tunnel studies to improve wind response of a high-rise building in Cebu, Philippines

Conducting wind tunnel studies assist architects and engineers to analyze and verify the reliability of structural performance while also achieving cost effectiveness.   In February 2014, Sy^2+Associates, Inc. engaged the services of AIT Consulting (AITC), to carry out wind tunnel testing for a high-rise residential condominium, 128 Nivel Hills, located in Cebu, Philippines.   The…

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Fichtner Group Shows Interest to Collaborate with AIT Consulting

On 21 November 2013, Mr. Tobias Metzger, Director, Business Development, Southeast Asia, Fichtner Group and Mr. Christian Koopmann, Deputy International Activities at FWT, Fichtner’s subsidiary for water engineering, visited AIT Consulting (AITC) to discuss possible collaboration between the organizations. Fichtner Group is the biggest German independent engineering and consultancy enterprise that has about 1800 employees…

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Project Extension: International Research Review on the Climate Compatible Urban Development Studies

Japan’s National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES) initiated a survey of the international plans, actions and analysis on the existing framework and indicators for climate compatible urban development. The purpose of this survey is to set benchmarks for future climate change mitigation and adaptation actions while assessing the urban sustainability indexes in several Asian cities.…

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