- 4 May 2017
KIMMCO organizes "Paint the Future: The world you see" drawing competition
Kuwait, 4 May 2017: KIMMCO, the major provider of insulation solutions in Kuwait, and a company of Alghanim Industries, recently conducted "Paint the Future-The World you see" drawing competition with school children of Kuwait. The event which was held in Holiday Inn, Salmiya, was attended by over 100 students from 15 different schools. This initiative was part of KIMMCO’s 40 years of establishment celebration.
Commenting on the event, Director Marketing from KIMMCO, Mark Westermayer said: "It is encouraging to observe that the young generation is already interested in green environment. The way they portray the future they would like to see is fascinating. We have been supplying insulation to buildings to save energy for the last 4 decades and I’m happy to see that the new generation has a good understanding about it. Through these events, we like to use creative and innovative tools to think about the environment, raise awareness with regards to energy savings and encourage young talent to express their dreams of a green future."
The completion which was held for two hours was judged by the renowned Kuwaiti artist, Mr. Asad Bunashi. The best drawings were awarded under two categories: the 9 -13 years and the 14-16 years. Sheethal S. Joseph from Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan School under 9-13 years category and Valence Fernandez from Indian English Academy under 14-16 years category were judged as star artists. The second prize winners for 9-13 years and 14-15 years respectively were Shreya Nath from Delhi Public School, and Jennifer Pinto from Indian English Academy School. KIMMCO distributed 10 consolation prizes to other strong showings, and as encouragement to the young students – each was given a gift and a certificate.
Students from Al - Salmiya Intermediate Girls School, ALRessalah Bilingual School, American Academy for Girls, American Creative Academy, Bent Al Arab School, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, British School of Kuwait, Delhi Public School, Fajer Al Sabah school, Indian Community School, Indian English Academy School, Oxford School, Salmiya Indian Model School and The English Academy participated in the competition.
Established in 1977, KIMMCO has a proud history of supplying energy efficient insulation solutions for buildings applications such as roofs, walls, floors, and metal structures as well as HVAC (Heating Ventilating and Air conditioning). Some of our iconic reference projects across the region are the Burj Khalifa, Burj Al Arab, Etihad Towers in the UAE, Princess Nora University in Saudi Arabia, Aspire Tower and Burj Qatar in Qatar and the Kuwait Towers and Al Hamra Tower in Kuwait, to name a few. KIMMCO is also the sole insulation supplier and official collaborator of Masdar City, the world’s first zero-carbon, zero-waste city, demonstrating the confidence placed in our company and our renewed commitment to manufacture sustainable and eco-friendly insulation products that help protect and preserve the environment.