NIRAS : Phase II Inception Worksho which were hold on (May 7th,2018 to May 8th, 2018) at (DMH)Nay Pyi Taw.
1) PMU (International Coordinator, Procurement Officer, Safe guard Officer)
2) DMH Senior Officials and Technical Team Members
3) NIRAS Team
Ayeyarwady Integrated River Basin Management Project (AIRBMP), Component 3 organized the workshop for Multi-Criteria Analysis (MCA) Results Workshop for subproject 1, Pinya Hall at Hotel Marvel, Mandalay on 28th August 2017. At the Multi-Criteria Analysis (MCA) Results Workshop, welcoming speech by U Win Hlaing, Project Director of AIRBMP, Directorate of Water Resources & Improvement of River Systems (DWIR), Opening speech by Mr. Dung Anh Hoang, Senior Transportation Specialist, Work Bank and Introduction to Component 3 and Sub-Project 1 for Mandalay Waterway by U Aung Myo Khaing, Director of Component 3, AIRBMP. Presenting by Royal HaskoningDV (RHDHV) for the overview of modeling and proposed design options, description cards including Technical and Cost criteria, Presented by International Centre for Environmental Management (ICEM) for the baseline study and E&S inputs to description cards, Environmental and Social criteria and Weightings and Process. The workshop objectives are to present the results of the MCA for the upstream and downstream scenarios, feedback on the process, comments and discussion of the MCA results, Identification of any additional technical, cost-benefit, environmental or social issues and outline next steps for preliminary design and the ESIA process. On the 29th August 2017 at Mandalay DWIR office, held Wrap Up meeting and discussed results of MCA and way forwards to develop detail design and budget.
Welcoming Speech by U Win Hlaing, Project Director of AIRBMP at Multi-Criteria Analysis (MCA) Results Workshop in Pinya Hall at Hotel Marvel, Mandalay.
Opening speech by Mr. Dung Anh Hoang, Senior Transportation Specialist, Work Bank
Introducing by U Aung Myo Khaing, Director of Component 3, AIRBMP for Component 3 activities and Sub-Project 1 implementation for Mandalay Waterway
Group Discussion for the results of upstream scenarios
Media Interview for Project objectives, Component 3 implementation activities and update information
Wrap Up meeting at DWIR office in Mandalay
Documentary of Group photo for Multi-Criteria Analysis (MCA) Results Workshop for Sub-Project 1
Department of Meteorology and Hydrology and NIRAS consultant firm jointly organized the meeting for Task 1 under Phase 1, Component 2, AIRBM project at Conference hall in DMH, Nay Pyi Taw on 16 August 2017. At the meeting, the experts presented and discussed on the findings during the first 2 and half months.
AIRBM Project, under Component 2, NIRAS consultant firm for System Integrator hold brain storming meeting on August 1, 2017 at Thingaha Hotel, Naypyitaw. Directors and Executive Engineers from DMH, Component 2 team, and Key Experts from NIRAS consultant firm discussed the issues related with Weather forecasting process in FMI, Challenges for system integration and modernization, requirements for input in Phase I and future investment in Phase II implementation.
The inception workshop was held on 27th June, 2017 at Multi Hazard Early Warning Center, Department of Meteorology and Hydrology, Nay Pyi Taw, after one month of contract signing with NIRAS consultant firm. The international donor agencies, SI consultant firm members, AIRBM Project members and DMH government officials was attended the formal Inception and also join the informal technical discussion meeting at 28th June 2017.
Group Photo of Participants in the Inception Workshop