Siemens and Egyptian Railway sign MoU

Egyptian railways_image_galleryEgyptian National Railways (ENR) and Siemens signed, on July 27th,  a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen cooperation in projects developing the electrification systems for the signalisation of a number of major railways lines, according to Minister of Transport Hany Dahi.
“The MoU includes modernising and developing the signal systems for a number of major railway lines,” said Dahi. It also includes developing the signal electrification systems for the Luxor-Aswan, Tanta-Mansoura- Damietta, and the Bahariya Oasis railway lines.
The MoU was signed by Ahmed Hamed, Chief of the Egyptian National Railway, representing the Ministry of Transport, in the presence of Hani Azer, the expert in the field of railways and tunnels, and Jörg Scheifler, CEO of the Infrastructure and Cities Sector for Siemens Middle East, in addition to a number of top officials from the Ministry of Transport.

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