We are pleased to announce that we signed a MoU with MECH Engineering and Trading Pvt. Ltd. today at its office to strengthen our astronomy outreach in Nepal for the next three years! MECH Engineering has been selling quality telescopes especially SkyWatcher and Celestron brands in the Nepali market.
Photo: Mr. Suresh Bhattarai, Chairman at Nepal Astronomical Society (NASO) and Er. Arket Raj Maharjan, Managing Director at MECH Engineering and Trading Pvt. Ltd. after the MoU signing ceremony at MECH Engineering office. Credit: Manisha Dwa/NASO
As a part of the MoU, MECH Engineering will be sponsoring 60 mm telescope for the winner of the National Space Art Competition till 2020. The winner of the 2nd National Space Art Competition 2018 will receive the first of three telescopes this year! Excited to know who will receive the telescope? Stay tuned with us!
NASO and MECH Engineering started working together since 2014 beginning of the first National Astronomy Olympiad 2014 (NAO2014) where Er. Maharjan hosted telescope orientation and handling sessions to closed camp students. Click here to know MECH Engineering and its services.
We believe, this event has opened an era of partnership between the astronomical community and business groups in Nepal. Following the preparation for the celebration of IAU100 next year, it is considered as one of the progressive efforts by the Nepali community to be a part of the global celebration.