Inauguration of ASHRAE Chapter Oman

ASHRAE (American Society of Heating, Refrigerating & Air Conditioning Engineers) is the largest engineering society worldwide today with above 50,000 members from all over the world. ASHRAE Falcon Chapter UAE, under the patronage of His Excellency Dr. Ahmed al-Rawahi (Chancellor of University of Nizwa) organized a free seminar and inauguration ceremony of ASHRAE CHAPTER OMAN which took place on 30th March 2013 at Park Inn Hotel by Radisson, Al Khuwair – Oman. Event was sponsored by Dynair & Al-Ansari Trading and jointly supported by Hira Industries LLC.

The event was attended by 70 distinguished professionals from different contracting and consultation companies and started from a welcome note by Dr Ahmad Alaa Eldin Mohamed (President ASHRAE Falcon Chapter). Shortly after that, a presentation was given by PROF Dr Hussein Al Abdulqader (Chairman of Electrical and Computer Engineering Department in University of Nizwa) on SOLAR ENERGY IN ECO HOUSES. Another lecture was also given by Eng. Chandana Dalugoda (ASHRAE Distinguish Lecturer and Chartered Engineer with more than 32 years of experience in HVAC & R industry) on Air Conditioning Systems for Tropical Humid Climates.

After the presentations session, a petition was signed by the attendees for the formation ASHRAE Oman Chapter & Oman Student Chapter. The event ended with a speech by ASHRAE DL and a delectable dinner.

ASHRAE FALCON OMAN CHAPTER