Druk Green Power Corporation (DGPC) in collaboration with ITACET Foundation and ITA-AITES conducted a 2 days training on Conventional Tunnelling on September 12 & 13, 2014 in Thimphu, Bhutan.
6 international trainers from ITA provided the 2 days training. 57 officials from Ministry of Works & Human Settlement, Ministry of Economic Affairs, Construction Development Corporation, DHI Infra, Bhutan Electricity Authority, Dagachhu Hydro Power Corporation and Druk Green Power Corporation attended the training.
His Excellency Lyonpo Norbu Wangchuk, Hon'ble Minister, Ministry of Economic Affairs graced the opening ceremony of the training on September 12, 2014. Dasho Sangay Khandu, Hon'ble Chairman, DHI concluded the training and awarded the certificates to the participants on September 13, 2014.
ITACET Foundation sponsored the trainers with DGPC bearing only their local expenses. Jaiprakash Associates, Hindustan Construction Company, Ugen Earthmovers and Atlas Copco also supported the training.