2011-April-26 Conference on Structural Engineering Construction & Management

Organized By: University of Moratuwa, University of Peradeniya & University of Melbourne – Engineering Faculties

Collaboration: University of Ruhuna; Institute of Engineers, Sri Lanka; Society of Structural Engineers Sri Lanka

Date: 16th – 18th December 2011

Venue: Earl’s Regency Hotel, Kandy, Sri Lanka

Dead Lines:
  • Abstract Submission 16 May, 2011
  • Notification of Acceptance 31  May, 2011
  • Full Paper Submission 15 Aug, 2011
  • Notification of Acceptance Full Paper  30 Sep, 2011
  • Camera Ready Paper Deadline 31  Oct, 2011
  • Early Bird Registration 31  Oct, 2011

For More details: Conference (1)-1 (1)

2011-April-03 Tsunami relief contribution.

Members of the SLSAJ participated Tsunami relief project held near the  Fukushima power plant with the help of Sri Lankan Embassy,consular offices and the Sri Lankan community living in Japan.

News about the event has been published in several news papers/blogs in Japan as well as in Sri Lanka,





2011-March-14 Power cut is scheduled in Tokyo and surrounding areas

Because of the damages of the power plants, power cut is scheduled in Tokyo and surrounding areas from today (Monday).
Each area will be sorted into five groups and undergo the power cut in the following schedule.
1st group’s power cut from 6:20 to 10:00
2nd group’s power cut from 9:20 to 13:00
3rd group’s power cut from 12:20 to 16:00
4th group’s power cut from 13:50 to 17:30
5th group’s power cut from 15:20 to 19:00
1st group’s power cut from 16:50 to 20:30
2nd group’s power cut from 18:20 to 22:00
1st and 2nd groups have to face power cut twice in a day.
This schedule is tentative and subject to change.

Area grouping in Tokyo can be seen in the following webisite of TEPCO (Tokyo Electric Power Corporation)
Area grouping in Kanagawa prefecter can be seen in the following webisite of TEPCO

Other Areas information can be found in the following website.


But all the Areas information is in Japanese, but thought this would be helpful…

Pls take necessary arrangements prior to power cuts.

2011-March-11 Unfolding tragedy of Tsunami & Earthquake-Pls contact us for help

Dear All,

Hope you all are safe and fine after this unfolding tragedy of Tsunami & Earthquake affected to Japan.

Pls kindly let us know if any Sri Lankan has been affected due to this tragedy and pls let us know for any help you need. We as SLSAJ will try our best to support with the best of our ability to recover from this soon.

Pls contact…

Nayana: 08034449095
Dinush:  09099757792

Wish everything will be fine soon….


2011-Jan-27 : Articles for the Tharanga Magazine 2011

This is to invite you to contribute “Tharanga”, which is the annual magazine of SLSAJ with your knowledge, creations and share them with people.
We are looking for articles, art works, new items, information, etc. on various topics both by adults and children.
The official invitation letter for calling articles is attached herewith for further details.

Please send your articles via mail to Mr Gayan Wanasinghe(wanasinghegi@yahoo.com) or Mr.Sanjaya Thilakarathne(sanjaya9@yahoo.com) on or before 20th February 2011.

Your kind cooperation is highly appreciated.

Please help to circulate this mail among any of your friends to make the 2011 Tharanga magazine a success…

2011-Feb-08 : Invitation from Sri Sambuddhal​oka Viharaya,I​baraki

Pls kindly refer the attached invitation received from the Sri Sambudhdhaloka Viharaya,Ibaraki, regarding a construction of a approximately 24 feet Buddha statue on February 13th 10.30 am.

This temple has started the construction of buildings and the development of the land three months ago in that place and still under construction.You may get an idea from the attached images