Hon. Khammany INTHELATH, Lao Minister for Energy and Mines, inspected CWE’s Nam Kong 1 HPP project (the Project) with delegates from his ministry and EDL on January 7, 2020, accompanied by a CWE team led by Wang Xiaobing, CWE’s Vice President, and Liu Limin, General Manager of CWE Lao Branch.

The Minister and his delegation were briefed by the Project Manager (PM) on the overall construction progress and social & environmental impacts. His excellency mentioned many positive changes brought to the Attapu province by the Project and appreciated CWE’s performance of corporate social responsibility (CSR). The delegation later paid visits to the sites of the dam, the spillway, and the powerhouse etc. whilst being briefed by the PM on the future progress planning and measures of quality improvement and safety assurance. The PM expressed the company’s intention to build the Project with quality into a landscape project in an eco-friendly way.

Wrapping up his site visits, the Minister highly praised the Project’s achievement and fully recognized the positive images demonstrated by the Project. His excellency expected CWE to continue its great performance as to build top quality works and promote local economic & social development.

(Translator: Liang Xingyong, Proofreader: Ma Li)