lahore - The 7th International Civil Engineering Congress will be held on 2nd and 23rd December, 2014, for the first time in Lahore.

The Congress, arranged by the Institution of Engineers, Pakistan Lahore Centre, will deliberate upon the theme ‘Development of Infrastructure’ with special focus on construction of large water reservoirs and dams in the country including KBD.

IEP Lahore Centre chairman Eng Khalid Sajjad said that the purpose of this congress is to familiarise engineers, executives and departmental engineers with the new techniques in civil technology especially in constructive solutions.

He said that this conference is also aimed at extending the work to science and technology development with particular focus on national economic development, water and agriculture, material and minerals, construction technologies, risk mitigation, environmental engineering, sustainable development, roads, highways and bridges.