GTRA’s first General Meeting

GTRA’s first General Meeting

The European Chamber of Commerce EABC is a founding member of the German – Thai Railway Association GTRA. The Association is based on the Joint Declaration of Intent signed 2016 between the Ministry of Transport Thailand and the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure Germany.

The participating experts in the last years achieved great success in advance with joint working groups and seminars, where EABC Working Group Rail and Road Infrastructure made significant contributions.

GTRA’s first General Meeting was held at Chulalongkorn University on June 9, 2022.

EABC was represented by its Vice-President and WG Chair Mr. Georg Wolff. The steering committee was elected and Prof. Dr.-Ing. Nisai Fuengwarodsakul (King Mongkut’s University of Technology North Bangkok), 3rd from right, was appointed to be the chairman.

Afterwards, the participants were invited by the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany, H.E. Mr. Georg Schmidt, to a reception in the garden of his residence. The Thai Ministry of Transport was represented by the Director General of the Department of Rail Transport, Dr. Pichet Kunadhamraks.