Press Release

CCI Council Members hold monthly council meeting at Port City Colombo

The council members of Sri Lanka Chamber of Construction Industry (CCI) made an observational visit to the Port City Colombo construction site this week. In addition to the technical presentation followed by a tour of the construction area, the executive council members had their monthly council meeting at the Port City Colombo site office as well. The council members expressed their positive remarks about the project and the tour as it was very informative as well as being a new experience.

Council members were seen questioning engineers in detail on the various aspects of the construction of Port City. They had urged the management to afford them the opportunity of further visits to familiarize themselves with the workings of this new city by the sea. The President of the Chamber, Ranjith Gunatilleke had also requested the CHEC Port City Colombo (Pvt) Ltd employer’s representative, Mr. Wang Hao who was also a member of the council to extend visiting opportunities for aspiring architects and engineers in local universities so that they could inspect the site and understand the future prospects this gigantic development project holds for them. The Chamber of Construction saw great opportunity for them to be a part of the development of Port City Colombo, which is expected to reach completion by 2040.