Engineer Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, accompanied by Major General Abdel Hamid El Hagan, Governor of Qalyubia, and leaders of the petroleum sector, inspected development projects and community development in the petroleum geographic region in Mostorod, which is a major area serving the Greater Cairo Region, and is constantly witnessing an increase in its refining, marketing and distribution capabilities.
Al-Mulla and the governor inaugurated the Ismailia Canal Road in the Mostorod region, which the oil companies in the region financed its development and raised its efficiency in a manner that suits the region. Completion of development work and raising its operational efficiency.
At the beginning of the tour, the Minister chaired a meeting of the Geographical Committee of Petroleum Companies in the Mostorod region, in the presence of the Governor of Qalyubia and the heads of the petroleum companies operating in the region. The governorate is working to speed up the implementation of presidential directives by increasing the contribution to development projects that the region needs to improve the quality of life in it.
Engineer Youssef El-Tohamy, assistant president of the Cairo Petroleum Refining Company, reviewed the volume of works carried out in the project to develop, secure and raise the efficiency of roads and axes in the vicinity of the petroleum zone in Mostorod, which was carried out in cooperation and coordination between the Geographical Committee and the governorate with the contribution of the companies of the petroleum geographic region in Mostorod within the framework of its societal role, where it was rehabilitated and developed Ismailia Canal Road and the expansion of the eastern mainland road to it by exploiting the campus of the canal, and the construction of a civilized corniche and a wide and safe walkway on the Ismailia Canal extending from the bottom of the Ring Road to the Mostorod Bridge with a length of 3.6 km and a cost of about 140 million pounds, adding that the works also included the implementation of a scheme for the development and rehabilitation Raising the efficiency and securing the roads and streets surrounding the facilities of the petroleum geographical area in Mostorod.
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The opening of the development of the Ismailia Canal Road with a contribution from petroleum companies in the geographical area of Mostorod
After the meeting, Eng. Tarek El-Molla, accompanied by the Governor of Qalyubia, leaders of the petroleum sector and heads of petroleum companies in the geographical region, inaugurated a project to rehabilitate, develop and expand the Ismailia Canal Road, the Corniche and the Urban Walk to serve the people and the region, and to develop, secure and raise the efficiency of the roads surrounding petroleum facilities.
Eng. Tarek El-Molla explained that the implementation of this project through the Geographical Committee of Petroleum Companies in the region comes in accordance with the assignments of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, President of the Republic, to work on developing this vital area and the areas adjacent to companies in the Mostorod Petroleum Region within the framework of the community contribution of the petroleum sector to serve and meet the needs of the people of the surrounding area and facilitate them And on road users, which will positively affect changing the face of life in the region and increasing the efficiency of the infrastructure and services provided to its residents.
The governor explained that coordination and cooperation is continuous and distinct with the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, which supports the development of the petroleum geographical region, which includes 8 integrated companies that play a vital role in the field of manufacturing, transporting and securing supplies of various petroleum products to Egypt, especially to the Greater Cairo region, which includes an important part of the Qalyubia Governorate, which is witnessing development Unprecedented at the governorate level with presidential and governmental support, he added that the development and expansion of the oil companies road on the Ismailia Canal witnessed continuous cooperation, follow-up and coordination to implement it at the highest efficiency, which serves the interests of the citizens in the region and copes with the implemented projects and traffic axes that have strongly contributed to alleviating congestion. On the various roads and axes, it provides a service and a cultural shift for the people of Mostorod, Al Matariya and Al Khoss areas.
The minister and governor also inspected the integrated supply station Misr Petroleum – Gastec in Mostorod area, which was developed within a plan to develop, modernize and raise the efficiency of car refueling stations on the Ismailia Canal Road.
The inauguration of the development of the cooperation depot for petroleum in Mostorod
The Minister also inaugurated a project to modernize, develop and raise the efficiency of the Co-Operation Petroleum Company’s warehouse in Mostorod and listened to an explanation about it from the company’s president, Ayman Naguib, who explained that the company’s warehouse had witnessed a complete development that supports its role as one of the basics of the service of transporting and trading petroleum products through the Mostorod region, which was implemented by Petrojet and the cost of its development reached About 300 million pounds, he also pointed out that the site of mixing the cooperation oils in Mostorod is witnessing the development and modernization of its insurance system implemented by the Sun Misr Company with investments of about 26 million pounds.
In order to rationalize energy and reduce emissions, the opening of the flare gas recovery project and laying the foundation stone for the new expansions of the Cairo Petroleum Refinery
Engineer Tarek El Molla inaugurated the Zero Flare gas recovery project at the Cairo Petroleum Refinery. El Molla explained that the project comes in implementation of the strategic programs for developing and modernizing the petroleum sector to raise the efficiency of the refineries’ work and energy efficiency, as it achieves a positive return on the environmental and economic levels through its role In reducing the emissions of gases associated with the industry in order to preserve the environment and achieve sustainability, while reusing it as fuel to rationalize consumption, in addition to benefiting from it in extracting butane to maximize the value. The extent of the objectives and development achieved by the refinery’s work.
The minister and his companions listened to a technical and clarification explanation about the new project, which has an investment cost of 150 million pounds, and includes a unit with a capacity of 4 tons of gases per hour, divided into two parts. Recovering the gases of the refinery and isomerization units flares and directing them to be used as fuel for the furnaces in the production process, which saves part of the fuel consumption.
The Minister of Petroleum also laid the cornerstone for the company’s new expansions, as the future plan for the planned expansions to be implemented to increase the storage capacity of crude was reviewed.
The minister also inspected the works of developing the firefighting water network to serve the petroleum geographic area in Mostorod, which is implemented by Petrojet.
The tour was attended by geologist Alaa Al-Batal, CEO of the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation and his deputies for refining, transportation, distribution, planning and projects, his assistant for occupational safety and health, accountant Hisham Nour El-Din, head of the central administration of the Minister’s office, Eng. Petrogas, oil pipelines, Petrojet, Gastec, a number of parliamentarians in the region, and Mohamed Gibran, head of the General Union of Petroleum Workers.
Opening of the oil companies road
Check out the oil companies
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During the inauguration of a project
Monitor the progress of projects
Minister of Petroleum and Governor of Qalyubia during the tour