Congratulations to Sri. K G Baburajan, Geotechnical consultant Bahrain for being awarded with this year's Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award (PBSA) which is the highest honour conferred on overseas Indians. He is an alumnus of 1979 CE.

Over the years, Mr Baburajan has been involved in a variety of projects which have showcased his expertise in soil investigations, be it high-rise buildings, dredging and reclamation, offshore installations, causeways, bridges, power plants, aluminium smelters or refineries.

He has exhibited his skills in failure investigations, material testing, non-destructive testing, metallurgy, pipeline services, piling and other ground improvement works.