Islamabad, April 09, 2015 (PPI-OT): National Institute of Electronics a subsidiary organization of Ministry for Science and Technology arranged handing over ceremony of high precision Electronics Detonating System (HPEDS) to Wah Noble Industries and signing of MOU with Wah Noble Industries today. Awarding of Accreditation Certificate to NIE’s Quality Testing and Certification Lab by PNAC and Inauguration of ISO 17025 Accredited Lab by Federal Secretary Science and Technology was another event of the same program.
The program was attended by Mr. Kamran Ali Qureshi, Secretary Ministry for Science and Technology, Senior Official of the ministry and all the heads of organizations working under the administrative control of the ministry. Speaking on the occasion Dr. Basharat Mahmood, DG NIE welcomed the participants and apprised the importance and accuracy of Detonating system, designed and developed by NIE. He was more motivated to uplift NIE in near future by performing such a difficult and challenging activities.
In one of another event Ms Ismat Gul Khattak, Director General of Pakistan National Accreditation Council (PNAC) awarded a certificate to NIE’s Quality Testing and Calibrations Lab on this occasion. Now this Lab has been accredited in accordance with ISO 17025 which is an achievement of NIE.
While speaking on the occasion, Mr. Kamran Ali Qureshi, Federal Secretary MoST appreciated the role of NIE on their success and motivation for organizing such an event .He emphasized on the dissemination of information .He said that the government was committed to achieve its target which would lead to progress and prosperity of the country, he said that permanent Heads for S and T organizations on merit basis were appointed and due to this activity it has been observed that performance of the organizations were enhancing day by day.
He quoted example of National Institute of ocionography (NIO) with collaboration of Pakistan Navy where sea boundaries have been extended over 50,000 square kilometre. He also stressed on strengthening of R and D activities in S and T organizations and collaboration with private sectors to go one step on ward. Federal Secretary MoST inaugurated Quality Testing and Certification Lab after his speech and visited Automotive Lab, Consumer Electronic Lab and SMT assembly line. He appreciated the researchers working in the technical incubation centre of NIE.
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