Infrastructure News Year 2020

On 24 August 2020, NSTDA executives welcomed Prof. Dr. Anek Laothamatas, Minister of Higher Education, Science, Research and Innovation (MHESI) and his team at the construction site of the Eastern Economic Corridor of Innovation (EECi) in Wangchan District, Rayong Province to inspect the progress. EECi is the Government’s flagship project, aiming to be a new innovation hub offering a complete ecosystem for innovation and a new economic estate specializing in research, innovation, and related testing and evaluation, and NSTDA has been assigned to spearhead its development.

NSTDA and PPT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) signed an MOU to signify collaboration on the development of the Eastern Economic Corridor of Innovation (EECi) and R&D to support industry 4.0. The MOU signing ceremony was held on 21 February 2020 at Thailand Science Park, in the presence of Mr. Phongsthorn Thavisin, PTTEP President and Dr. Narong Sirilertworakul, NSTDA President.