Siemens to implement 2nd, 3rd lines of Egypt's first high speed train: Ministry

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 09:34 GMT

The German company, Siemens will be implementing both the second and third lines of Egypt's first high-speed train, with lengths of 925 km and 297 km, respectively.

Cairo, Siemens probe investment opportunities in Egypt's oil, gas industry

Thu, 17 Mar 2022 - 02:55 GMT

During his meeting with CEO of Siemens Middle East Dietmar Siersdorfer, he pointed out to Egypt’s importance as a regional energy hub in the Eastern Mediterranean, underscoring the need to take advantage of its distinguished geographical location, especially during the current energy transition period.

Egypt begins implementation of 2nd phase of high-speed electric train

Sun, 13 Mar 2022 - 01:29 GMT

In that context, the ministry revealed that the technical works contracts of the second and third lines will be signed with Siemens soon.

Egypt agrees with Siemens to implement express train 2nd, 3rd phases

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 - 01:56 GMT

Transport Minister Lieutenant-General Kamel Al-Wazir said that after marathon negotiations that lasted for several months with Chief Executive Officer of Siemens AG, Roland Busch, an agreement was reached between the two sides.

Siemens begins operation of 250 megawatt wind farm in Egypt’s Suez Gulf

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 01:56 GMT

The German Company Siemens for Renewable Energy has announced the beginning of the operation of the wind farm in West Bakr area in Ras Ghareb in the Gulf of Suez with a capacity of 250 megawatts.

SCA head visits Siemens’ pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

Fri, 29 Oct 2021 - 03:06 GMT

Rabie was updated on the latest technological innovations of Siemens International in the areas of development, digitization, and building smart cities.

Egypt cooperates with Siemens, KAMS to connect oil platforms, wells digitally

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 05:42 GMT

It was signed by Mohamed Mohamed Salah El-Din, Vice Chairman and Managing Director of the National Authority for Military Production, Mostafa El Bagoury, CEO of Siemens Egypt, and Wael Omar, Senior Vice President of Digital Industries at Siemens.

PM meets Siemens CEO on Egypt's express train project

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 05:54 GMT

During the meeting, the premier expressed pleasure over reaching an agreement on all the technical details of a high-speed train project, which will be carried out in Egypt.

Electricity min., Siemens officials probe future cooperation

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 05:52 GMT

Shaker hailed the level of cooperation with the German company in implementing a number of projects and programs in the electricity sector.

Egypt signs MoU with Siemens to develop green hydrogen industry

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 12:12 GMT

This came in the presence of Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly, and Mohamed Shaker, Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy.

Egypt's Cabinet approves contract with Siemens-led consortium to implement electric train

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 03:52 GMT

The consortium includes (German Siemens, Orascom Construction, and Arab Contractors). The project is about 660 km long, and the contract includes maintenance operations for a period of 15 years.

Al-Mashat discusses Egypt’s digital transformation amid new world of digitization post-pandemic

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 01:04 GMT

This came during a virtual panel organized by Siemens Middle East, titled “Technology with Purpose for the Middle East”.

Egypt races against time to complete 1st express train line

Mon, 01 Mar 2021 - 12:28 GMT

Egypt’s new express train network is seen as a pillar that will change the transport map in the country.

Transport minister follows up on construction works of electric train project

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 - 02:43 GMT

Minister of Transport Kamel el Wazir inspected Saturday the construction of the electric train, linking Cairo’s Helwan district and the Red Sea’s city of Ain el Sokhna, passing through the New Administrative Capital.

LE 360B for a train in Egypt. Is it worth it?

Tue, 19 Jan 2021 - 10:47 GMT

In two years, Egypt will have an express electric train connecting new urban communities and the Red Sea to the Mediterranean for the first time at a L.E. 360 billion cost. Such a high figure has drawn an expected controversy.

Orascom Construction consortium signs MOU to build Egypt’s 1st high-speed rail system

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 11:28 GMT

The agreement encompasses a rail system with a network of 1000km. The first high-speed line will stretch across 460km and has an order value of around $3 billion.

German Siemens CEO: 1st phase of electric train project in Egypt to provide 15,000 job opportunities

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 - 11:37 GMT

German Siemens’s CEO Joe Kaeser said the new high-speed electric train project that the company will implement in Egypt will help provide 15,000 job opportunities in the field of construction in its first phase.

Egypt signs express electric train MoU with Siemens at cost of LE360M

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 12:55 GMT

The signing ceremony was witnessed by Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli, and attended by Minister of Transport Kamel Al-Wazir, CEO of Siemens Joe Kaiser, and Executive Vice President of the company, Roland Bush.

Egypt, Siemens agree to start studies for implementing green hydrogen production project

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 12:08 GMT

The signature came within the framework of implementing the country's strategy that aims to expand the fields of clean green energy and increase the contribution of renewable energy in the electric energy mix.

PM, Siemens CEO discuss Ain Sokhna-El Alamein high speed train project

Fri, 11 Dec 2020 - 11:29 GMT

The 534-km line will accommodate both cargo and passenger trains and will pass through the new capital, 6th of October City and Alexandria, making the line the longest in the Middle East.