Confederation of Construction Products and Services (CCPS), a not-for profit organisation dedicated to the sustainable growth of the construction products sector, has organised a successful training program on ‘Glass as a Building Material’ and ‘Modern Trends in Building Industry (usage of PU foam and sealants)’ at Amity University, Noida on 16th January, 2020. The trainers included Shakti Singh and Sagar Chauhan from AIS Glass Solutions, Gopal Kumar and Sanjeet Kumar from McCoy Soudal. The training was attended by Head of Department, Civil Engineering., professors and students from B.Tech. (6th & 8th semesters).
Two more training sessions were organized at the School of Architecture and Planning, and School of Engineering & Technology – both at Sharda University, Greater Noida on 17th January. The theme of the training sessions were ‘Glass as a Building Materials’ and ‘Emerging Trends & Technologies for Building Façade’. The training sessions were conducted by S Ravishankar, Dow International and Pragati Tripathi, Saint Gobain India – Glass Business. Around 78 architectural students along with faculty members attended the session in the first half of the day and approximately 40 civil engineering students attended the training session in the afternoon session. The events were organised under the guidance of Amit Malhotra, Managing Director, McCoy Soudal.
Since its commencement, CCPS has trained more than 2000 professionals/ workers from the building industry and has represented in various committees of the Bureau of Indian Standards, Indian Buildings Congress, Confederation of Indian Industry, Reserve Bank of India, Institution of Engineers, etc. CCPS represents diverse segments of industry, and the members include Asahi India Glass Limited, Bosch Limited, Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing Company Limited, Gold Plus Group, Gujarat Guardian Limited, DOW Chemical, Solutia Chemical, Kuraray India, Saint Gobain Glass, McCoy Soudal, Sisecam, Ozone Overseas Limited, Somany Ceramics Limited, Tata Steel, Hettich India, Dorma, Facade India Testing Inc, Forestry Innovation, and many more.