Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology

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  • 15 Aug 2011- 18:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt German researchers say they have developed technology that maximizes the productivity of solar-powered water pumps and irrigation systems, and reduces the need for expensive energy storage. Working with Egyptian wheat growers, experts at
  • 8 Aug 2011- 16:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The Ministry of Housing and Urban Development announced it will upgrade two drinking water treatment plants in Alexandria governorate, 220 kilometers northwest of Cairo. The two treatment stations, Al Siouf and Alamein, are among the main
  • 6 Jun 2011- 14:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources announced it would allocate $42 million USD to dig new water wells and fight invasive water hyacinth in irrigation canals. “Part of the funds will also be allocated to setting up feeders
  • 9 May 2011- 18:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s Supreme Military Council has approved construction of a desalination plant in the governorate of Marsa Matrouh in northwestern Egypt. The new plant will have a total capacity of 20,000 cubic meters per day. It is scheduled to be
  • 22 Mar 2011- 17:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egyptian public and private companies last week announced 13 water and drainage tenders. The first two tenders, announced by the Sanitary Drainage Company of Alexandria, involve supply of mechanical spare parts and ball bearings for lifting
  • 14 Mar 2011- 14:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt   Egyptian public and private companies last week announced 15 water and drainage tenders. The first tender, announced by the General Department for West Sharkeyya Irrigation in Zagazig, involves mechanical dredging and purging of canals as
  • 7 Mar 2011- 14:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egyptian public and private companies last week announced 16 tenders in the water and drainage sectors. The first tender from the Potable Water and Sanitary Drainage Company in Qena involves the supply of spare parts for compact water
  • 28 Feb 2011- 13:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt  Egyptian public and private companies last week announced 11 water and drainage tenders. The first three tenders were announced by the Potable Water and Sanitary Drainage Company in Fayyoum.  They involve supply and erection of  an
  • 16 Jan 2011- 19:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egyptian public and private companies have announced 13 new tenders in the water and wastewater sectors. The Menoufiya Potable Water and Sanitary Drainage Company announced three tenders last week. The first is for construction of a potable
  • 10 Jan 2011- 13:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt  The expected emergence of a new state in southern Sudan following the January 8 independence referendum is causing alarm in Cairo because signs are the infant state will join other African countries battling Egypt for a greater share of