Pertemuan pertama diantara Professor Adjung JTKA bersama staf JTKA
Profesor Adjung Dato’ Sr. Zulkefli Mohd Zain telah dilantik sebagai Professor Adjung bagi Jabatan Teknologi Kejuruteraan Awam, Fakulti Teknologi Kejuruteraan, UTHM Kampus Pagoh. Perlantikan ini berkuatkuasa dari 1 Januari 2018 sehinnga 31 Desember 2018. Dato’ Sr Zulkefli Mohd Zain, CEO Design Cost Consultants, telah dilantik berdasarkan pengalaman beliau selama 36 tahun dalam bidang industri pembinaan, perniagaan, dan pendidikan, amat bermanfaat untuk dikongsi bersama para pelajar.
Sesi perkongsian ilmu dan pertukaran pendapat ini diadakan pada 11 Februari 2018, di Bilik Mesyuarat 2, Aras 1, UTHM-Kampus Pagoh. Perjumpaan ini melibatkan Tuan Dekan, Ketua Jabatan, Ketua-ketua Program serta semua staf JTKA.Tujuan “sharing session” atau pertemuan pertama ini diadakan adalah untuk berbincang mengenai perkara-perkara yang dibangkitkan semasa akreditasi.
Selain itu, kursus-kursus yang terlibat iaitu Engineering Economy, Integrated Construction Project (ICP) dan PSM turut akan dibincangkan dalam sesi ini. Sebarang tarikh atau perancangan untuk menjemput Dato’ Zul pada masa akan datang dapat dikemukakan. Objektif utama pertemuan ini adalah perkongsian ilmu serta pertukaran pendapat bersama ketua-ketua program dengan Profesor Adjung. Disamping itu, perbincangan bersama staf JTKA bagi memantapkan pengajaran dan pembelajaran pelajar.
‘Project Financing: Construction Project Financing with Special Reference to PFI Projects’
This industrial talk aims at providing the student with advanced concepts of engineering economic analysis and its role in engineering decision making. It is designed to offer the students the information needed for rigorous presentation of the effect of the time value of money on engineering problem solving and the capacity to act with ethical and efficient professionalism. Moreover, this talk will also provide
the students the information needed for their project. The talk presented include present worth analysis, annual cash flow, rate of return, future worth analysis, and payback period. Additionally, this industrial talk also covers topics such as financial planning, after tax analysis, economic optimization, project scheduling, legal and regulatory issues, and estimation of future events. This talk adds a compulsory knowledge for any project management professional in engineering fields.
TALK WITH ADJUNCT PROFESSOR DATO' SR. ZULKEFLI
Plant and Machineries and also about the Conditions of Contract
PAGOH : On 16th of April 2018, Dato’ Zulkefli had came to Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM) Pagoh campus to give talks about the Plant and Machineries and also about the Conditions of Contract. Dato’ Zulkefli is the owner of the Design Cost Consultants the partnership company. He had more than 36 years of experience in construction industry, business and education. Besides, Dato’ Zulkefli also awarded plenty of awards such as the award of excellence. He had a lot of expertise such as in Quantity Surveyor, Project Management Consultant, Project Lead Consultant and others.
During the morning session, he first talked on the Plant and Machineries. He shared his own experiences on handling plant and machineries. He emphasized on planning of plant and machineries depending on the size of the project that are going to be done.
After take a break, Dato’ Zulkefli continued to give the talk on the Conditions of Contract. On this evening session, he is expertise on this topic as he is a consultant and he had a lot of experiences on dealing contracts. He explained the meaning and how to understand contracts. He also emphasized on the rights of contractor. At the end of the talks, the students were given opportunities to ask questions to him. Lastly, Dato’ Zulkefli was given an appreciation gift for giving and sharing knowledge and also experiences that he had.
INDUSTRIAL TALK : “AWARENESS TOWARDS THE INDUSTRY :BUILDING SERVICES”
This Industrial Talk held on 20 March 2018, at Auditorium 3, Shared Facilities, Pagoh Eduhub. This programme consists of 4 main parts which are introduction, talks, questions and answers slot and closing. For the introduction part, it was delivered by Faculty of Engineering Technology very own Adjunct Professor, Dato’ Sr Zulkefli Bin Mohd Zain. In his opening speech, the most highlighted content is that every engineer today need to be skilful and able to master in various fields give it technical, law and regulations, management and even entrepreneurship. The ability to master these kinds of fields will upsurge the value of an engineer and thus, create a higher demand of that particular engineer in industry. In this session, Dato’ Sr Zulkefli shared his personal experiences dealing with many people from many background including legislation, business and management. These inspiring stories will surely enhancing students’ intense to learn more and to do more in their future. The next session is the most vital part of the programme which is the talk on awareness towards the industry: building services. In this part, many important aspects of building services were covered by Dato’ Sr Zulkefli and his Mechanical Engineer, Ir Mardianto Hj Asli. Among the topics covered are fire and security, air-conditioning system, piping, plumbing and green technology. Every aspects covered are provided with details information on what is the definition of the system, how the system running and many more. These information are very helpful and needed by the students to increase their understanding on their future. Questions and answers slot is the next part of the programme. In this session, students are open to ask any questions related to the topics covered in the previous session. Much confusions from the student regarding building services are solved by the answers provided by both panels. Last but not least is the closing session. In this session, Dato Sr’ Zulkefli summed up the talks with few inspiring stories, his hope and vision of future engineer technologist produced by UTHM. The programme ended after souvenirs giving ceremony and photograph session.
INDUSTRIAL TALK : “Integrated Construction Project (ICP)”
Pada 11 Mac 2018 yang jatuh pada hari Ahad, Professor Adjung Dato’ Sr. Zulkiflil bin Mohd. Zain telah sudi datang ke UTHM untuk memberikan taklimat berkaitan Integrated Construction Project (ICP) untuk Kelas 3 BNC pada jam 2.00 – 5.00 petang di bilik BK7. Beliau telah berkongsi pengalaman beliau di dalam projek Cadangan Membina Dua (2) Blok (537 Unit) Perumahan Rakyat Mampan Di Atas Sebahagian Lot 55511 (Pt9204), 55964 (Pt7246), Pt9110 Untuk Projek Usahasama Di Antara Tetuan Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur & Tetuan Retro Highland Sdn.Bhd. (Phase 1b). Taklimat yang padat, berisi dan penuh semangat yang disampaikan sedikit sebanyak membantu dalam pelaksanan kursus ICP yang sedang dilalui oleh pelajar. Selain itu, Prof. juga memberi banyak motivasi dan semangat kepada pelajar dalam persediaan menghadapi cabaran di dunia pekerjaan nanti. Disamping itu, Prof. juga menyatakan kesediaan beliau untuk membantu pelajar dalam pelaksanaan kursus ICP.