Senior Professor of Economics at the University of Colombo, Ranjith Bandara pointed out that the reason for the current crisis in Sri Lanka’s construction industry is the country’s slow economic growth. He made these views at a panel discussion, themed ‘Way Forward For the Construction Industry Crisis in Sri Lanka,’ organized by the Ceylon Institute of Builders (CIOB) at the
The Ceylon Institute of Builders (CIOB) recently finished conducting the Lean Construction Level One Course, which is the equivalent of a White Belt Lean Course. Participants for this course included engineers, surveyors and mid management staff from the medium to large companies in the construction sector. Lean Construction practices enable companies to reduce the loss of resources in the construction
The CIOB Master Builders Web Store was launched with HNB at the recently concluded 7th World Construction Symposium. The store is accessible at http://masterbuilders.lk/.
The Ceylon Institute of Builders (CIOB) and Building Economics and Management Research Unit (BEMRU), Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka jointly organized the 7th World Construction Symposium from 29th June- 30th June 2018. The theme for this year’s symposium was “Built Asset Sustainability: Rethinking Design, Construction and Operations”. For more pictures and info please visit: https://2018.ciobwcs.com/.
Ceylon Institute of Builders (CIOB) the pioneer which actively promotes Green constructions in Sri Lanka together with Hatton National Bank (HNB) launched a green credit card for people engaged in the construction industry as well as for professionals recently at the HNB auditorium. The function was attended by CIOB President, Dr Rohan Karunaratne, Advisor Professor Chitra Wedikkara, Deputy Presidents, Jayakesh
The inaugural issue of ‘Sri Lanka Construction Today’ published by the Ceylon Institute of Builders (CIOB), was launched recently. ‘Sri Lanka Construction Today’, a quarterly publication, includes an array of ‘rich and vibrant articles written by experts in the field in an attempt to bridge the noticeable gap felt by many in the industry’. Prof. Samitha Manawadu of the University
The Ceylon Institute of Builders (CIOB) and Building Economics and Management Research Unit (BEMRU), Department of Building Economics, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka are jointly organizing the 6th World Construction Symposium from 30th June- 02nd July 2017. For more info please visit: http://2017.ciobwcs.com/
The Advanced Certification Course for Green Managers aims industry professionals with the advance knowledge and skills to improve and implement concepts and technologies in green buildings. Participants will learn how a building’s energy consumption and environmental impacts can be minimized during the building life time and to design constituent aspects of green buildings. Dates: 11, 12, 17, 18 and 19 November
Organized by CIOB Sri Lanka and LECS