The 17th SUTS-IEM Evening Talk entitled “The Quality of Construction Product and Materials, How Can I be Assured?” was held on 21st October 2020 (Wednesday).
The seventh online evening talk was delivered via Microsoft Teams by Ir. Chin Hon Sin, who has 22 years working experiences with JKR Sarawak. He is currently in charge of Material Testing, SI and Forensic Investigation in JKR Central Materials Laboratory, an ISO 17025 accredited lab, cum Research & Investigation Branch.
The talk attempts to explore and explain the QA system in place in the country with respect to the supply chain for the construction industry. It emphasizes on quality of construction which has gained prominence of late as consumers and end users are more critical now of what they are accepting.
The talk was followed by an interactive question and answer session, in which participants had the opportunity to clarify their doubts with regards to the subject matter.
A total of more than 180 participants was recorded during the session, which included industry practitioners, academicians and students.