Workshop "Restoration of U Bein Bridge”, Mandalay, Myanmar
08.05.2017 – 13.05.2017
The overarching aim of restoration is “Keep the spirit of the bridge” as a living monument.
The full five-day workshop focused on
1. Topic: Present status of Restoration Work
2. Topic: Definition of the aims of restoration
3. Topic: Discussing the Inventory
4. Field trip for assessment of U Bein Bridge and guiding volunteers from Terchnical Univeersity Mandalay
5.Topic: The concept of Restoration & Comprehensive Booklet
The restoration works are expected to start in 2018 (see Myanmar Times below).
Mr. Karl Kleineberg (TH Georg Agricola zu Bochum)
Dr. Jana Gelbrich (MPA Bremen)
Mr. Kornelius Goetz (Buero fuer Restaurierungsberatung, Meitingen)
Mr. Peter Meinlschmidt (Fraunhofer-Institut fuer Holzforschung, Wilhelm-Klauditz-Institut
Dr. Zar Chi Min (TUM Departement of Architekture)
U Aye Lwin (Ministery of Culture)
Ko Min Min (Ministery of Culture)
Daw Tin Tin Win (Yadanarbon University)
Suzan Win Latt (TUM Departement of Architekture)
The workshop was kindly supported by the Federal Foreign Office, Germany, Culture Preservation Programm.
Submitted by Kornelius Goetz on 16/06/2017 - 18:12.