Leister Holds Advanced GEO-Welding Seminar in Karachi, Pakistan
Together with their Pakistan Distributor, Dynamic Solutions, Leister Technologies AG organized a seminar on “Geo-Membranes, Applications and Welding & Testing Procedures,” March 7, 2016, at the Avari Towers Hotel in Karachi, Pakistan.
The seminar was attended by 50 participants mainly from consulting companies, material manufacturers and fabrication companies. The audience members were given the opportunity to learn about the latest in Leister's technologies, welding & testing procedures, as well as to gain firsthand welding experience. Mr. Emil Wyss, Consul General of Switzerland, was the guest of honor for the event. Additionally, respected speakers included Dr. SFA Rafeeqi, chairman of the Karachi Center―Institution of Engineers Pakistan―and Mr. Hasan S. Akhtar of IGS-PK.
Of vast importance of the geomembrane-based construction technologies for the developing Pakistani market as well as Leister’s positive pioneer role in promoting these technologies in Pakistan, were underlined by all speakers of the conference.
Leister distributor in Pakistan, Dynamic Solutions, displayed a full range of Leister GEO-products, including: the GEOSTAR G5, Leister’s top automatic welder; COMET wedge welder; FUSION extrusion welder; EXAMO tensiometer and TRIAC handtools. The welded materials were provided by ATS Synthetics Limited, the local, major geomembrane manufacturer.
Participants were able to exchange their experiences in the field of and learn more about Leister. The seminar was very well-received and was a complete success.