During the past seven years, Egypt has overcome many of the challenges it has faced, and the state has succeeded in preserving the capabilities of the people and in consolidating security and societal stability throughout the republic with a solid political will and great popular solidarity.
With professional management, the petroleum sector was able to achieve outstanding business results in terms of developing refineries, increasing their production capacity and launching new projects. In pursuit of achieving the dream of self-sufficiency in gasoline and diesel, and saving the import bill.
Al-Akhbar toured the Cairo Refining Workshops; A beehive, everyone working in his field and specialization, welding, cutting and shaping machines and many others, occupational safety and health measures that are applied with precision, as well as measures to confront Corona.. Talking with workers is very interesting, they want to tell you the importance of their work and their superiority in their industry over imported ones, they simplify the terms and from their features you discover Their ability to defy the challenge.
Engineer Gharib Mohamed Attia, General Manager of Local Manufacturing and Installations, said: We are here in the central workshops of the Cairo Petroleum Refining Company, making all equipment for pressure towers and furnaces, and we have another workshop for installations and pipes. All works are made for our company and also for sister companies from the petroleum sector or industrial companies, for example. The example we are currently making for Al-Amriya Company and a private sector company.
Attia explained that in terms of numbers for the Cairo Petroleum Refining business alone, we exceeded half a billion pounds a year in manufacturing and maintenance. We carry out all maintenance work inside the company, all the new equipment that is manufactured for the company is a local industry of ours, and in a year we exceeded a billion pounds and more, and in one year We have also implemented 78 copper exchangers, costing about 5 million pounds each, and we have obtained certificates of excellence in this field.
He continued, saying: Cairo Refining, a great story in manufacturing since it was affiliated with the Suez Refinery, we moved here and separated, and the Cairo Company was established in 1982, we do manufacturing, installation, maintenance and labor that is unparalleled and irreplaceable in the sector, our worker is characterized by doing 3 things at one time, and our products The superiority of the importer in quality and specifications.