Recognising the District State Level Architectural and Civil Engineering Talents
Konstrukt– the platform to recognise the talent and creations of Civil Engineers and Architects and an initiative from SRMB Steel, has announced the names of the winners of Konstrukt 2.0, the 2nd session of this initiative, on 10th March 2017 at the Grand Finale, held at The Lalit Great Eastern, Kolkata. “This year the designs, we received from all over West Bengal, can easily be termed as innovative” mentioned one of the Senior jury members.
Konstrukt 2.0 not just recognises the talents from across the industry, but it’s also a knowledge sharing platform involving eminent personalities and stalwarts from the field of Civil Engineering and Architecture, through a technical session named ‘Conclave’. This year the theme of Conclave was ‘Global Aspiration and Local Application’.
This initiative by SRMB Steel, attracted enthusiastic responses from professionals and students from the fields of civil engineering and architecture, showcasing their best projects, vying for this Iconic Award. The total format of Konstrukt 2.0 was the brain child of eminent jury members and Coordinating Committee of Konstrukt 2.0, that involved stalwarts from construction industry and renowned professors of IIT and members IIA amongst others. “Konstrukt 2.0 is delighted to have their guidance and support” said Mr. Ashish Beriwala, Director SRMB Steel.
After months of deliberation, the jury selected the winners and announced the results in a grand event at The Lalit Great Eastern, Kolkata, in presence of noteworthy personalities like Mr. Debasish Sen, Hon’ble Additional Chief Secretary, Govt. of West Bengal & Chairman cum Managing Director, West Bengal Housing Infrastructure Development Company Ltd. Prof. Samir Mathur, international member of the American Society of Landscape Architectture and member of Delhi Urban Art Commission (DUAC), presented his thoughts and ideas on ‘Landscape Design in Architecture’ in this grand finale and enlightened the audience with his knowledge. Ar. Aaron & Sohwary Faia, Principal – Plan Anye, USA, who is one of the internationally accredited Architect, graced this occasion with his presence and mentioned “I learned more as architect from India and you all are welcome in United States of America”. Mr. Debasish Sen appretiated this initiative of SRMB Steel and mentioned “Great Art should not be kept at custody and can be displayed publicly like madame tussauds museum” and he would love to get associated with that initiative as a Government Body.
Mr. Kapil Dev, ex captain of Indian Cricket Team and Brand Ambassador of SRMB Steel, handed over the awards to the 1st prize winners along with other dignitaries and motivated them with his speech. He mentioned “Delighted to back in Kolkata. Thanks SRMB for taking this initiative to recognise the talents and motivating them to grow.”
To conclude the ceremony, Mr. Ashish Beriwala thanked every participants and stalwarts for their association and said “we are happy to be associated with this platform”.