ALPHA / Taschkent: ALPHA engineers start their professional consulting activities in Uzbekistan in the field of industrial safety of machines and plants. Thanks to our dedicated colleagues from UZSTANDART and the State Inspectorate under the Cabinet of Ministers (SGKN) for their technical expertise and discussions on the optimization of technical regulation in Uzbekistan, especially the safety of plants in the oil and gas as well as petrochemical industry. The important three-year programme, which also includes the training of Uzbek inspectors, is technically and financially supported by the GIZ and the BMZ.