Siemens Energy inaugurates service centre, training academy in Egypt’s Suez Canal Economic Zone

SectorOil & Gas

Siemens Energy inaugurated on Thursday a service centre and training academy in Egypt’s Suez Canal Economic Zone in Ain El-Sokhna, Suez governorate. The service centre is the first of its kind in the region, combining a repair centre, a tooling centre and a spare-parts warehouse under one roof. The premises of the service centre also include the Egyptian German Technical Academy (EGT Academy), which will serve as a state-of-the-art training hub for the vocational training in the region. The Academy represents a strategic alliance between Siemens and the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). It offers an innovative public-private partnership model which offers occupational training to engineers and technicians in all industries and provides them more...