(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) The IMechE Student Chapter was recently inaugurated at Caledonian College of Engineering (CCE).
The inauguration ceremony marked an important milestone for Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department students at Caledonian College of Engineering on the road towards becoming professional engineers. The chapter was officially launched by Chief Guest Richard Preece (Eng, FiMechE), Dr Ahmed al Bulushi (acting dean, CCE) and Omar Khalaf al Jabri (chair, IMechE Student Chapter “ CCE) after a warm greeting by Jenny Walker, associate dean for professional development.
After unveiling a commemorative plaque, signed by the chief guest, acting dean and the Student Chapter chair, Preece addressed the students on the importance of joining this association and stressed the need for young students to remain relevant. He also shared details of his experience as a professional engineer gained since joining IMechE in 1977 and spoke of the excitement in innovation and technology that drives most professionals to dedicate their careers to engineering.
Omar presented the new Chapter's plan of activities for the academic year 2014-15.