NWSDB Higher Management conduct an initial discussion with senior management of KDU to explore the possibilities for collaboration. A team of senior management and executive staff including the Chairman Mr Nishantha Ranathunga of NWSDB visited KDU on 28th September 2021 for a coordinal discussion. The Chairman, NWSDB, Mr. Nishantha Ranathunga, explained the key areas where NWSDB can contribute to build a strong collaboration. Discussions were carried out to realize the possibility of utilizing the new state of the art laboratories and infrastructure facilities established by NWSDB to conduct various high impact research work collaboratively.
Mr. Nishantha Ranatunga, Chairman, Eng. Luxman Ranasinghe, Board Member, Eng. TMRP Thennakoon, Board Member, Eng. Thilina S Wijetunge, General Manager, Dr. (Ms) Wasantha Illangasinghe, Additional General Manager, Eng. S.A. Rasheed, Additional General Manager and Eng. (Ms) Disna Thiranji Pannila, Assistant General Manager (Manpower Development & Training) graced the occasion representing National Water Supply and Drainage Board.
Vice Chancellor, Major General Milinda Peiris, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Defence and Admin), Brig. W Chandrasiri, Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic), Prof. KAS Dhammika, Dean – Faculty of Technology, Dr. Prasanna Premadasa, Dean – Research and Development, Prof. Charitha Gunasekara, Dean – Faculty of Engineering, Eng. SU Dampage, Head – Department of Civil Engineering, Dr. DDTK Kulathunga, Director – Career Guidance Unit, Dr. Namali Sirisoma and Former Dean – Faculty of Engineering, Dr. Kumari Fernando were participated representing KDU.