EGYPT AND SAUDI ARABIA PARTNER ON TECHNICAL TRAINING WITH ELSEWEDY TECHNICAL ACADEMY

Apr-2024

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Further solidifying the strategic partnership between Egypt and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), a landmark agreement was signed between Elsewedy Technical Academy (STA) and the Saudi Ministry of Industry and Mineral Resources. This collaborative effort focuses on developing and implementing advanced programs and projects in the Technical and Vocational Education & Training (TVET) field across Egypt, KSA, and the wider Middle East. 

The core objective of this collaboration is to achieve a shared vision between the two nations. This vision centers on fostering highly-skilled technicians through specialized theoretical and practical training programs. These programs will be designed to equip graduates with the necessary expertise to meet the evolving demands of both local and global markets. 

This agreement signifies a significant step forward in strengthening the educational landscape within the region. By combining the expertise of STA with the resources of the Saudi Ministry, this partnership holds immense potential to transform the TVET sector across the Middle East.  

This development comes amidst a growing emphasis on skilled labor in both Egypt and KSA. The partnership between STA and the Saudi Ministry is a positive indicator of the two countries' commitment to empowering their youth for future success.

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In a groundbreaking achievement for the energy sector in Egypt and the Middle East, Elsewedy Cables- Egytech has partnered with Pfisterer to conduct cutting-edge type tests on a 150 kV cable system. These rigorous tests, conducted in adherence to the latest international standard IEC 60840 Ed. 5.1 (2023), were supervised by DEKRA, a renowned European third-party certification body. The meticulously tested AC power cable system included: 

 

  • One single-core 1x2500mm2 cable rated for 150 kV 
  • Two screen-separated joints 
  • One metal-enclosed oil-filled GIS termination 
  • One metal-enclosed dry-type GIS termination 
  • One oil-filled termination with a composite insulator 
  • One dry-type termination 

 

The successful completion of these tests and the subsequent issuance of a certificate from DEKRA mark a significant achievement for Elsewedy Cables, solidifying their position as a leader in high-voltage cable technology.   

By demonstrating the exceptional quality and reliability of Elsewedy Cables’ high-voltage cable systems, this accomplishment paves the way for their wider adoption in critical infrastructure projects across the region. As the demand for reliable and cutting-edge energy solutions continues to grow, Elsewedy Cables remains at the forefront, driving innovation and setting new standards for the future of high-voltage cable technology in Egypt and the Middle East.