Egypt signs cooperation protocol to manufacture smart gas metres

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Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) and National Organisation for Military Production (NOMP) signed on Thursday a cooperation protocol in the field of producing prepayment smart gas metres.

Egyptian Military Production Minister Mohamed el Assar and Petroleum Minister Tarek el-Molla witnessed the ceremony of signing the protocol, which aims to improve and produce prepayment gas meters that are smart and up to the international standards.

According to the protocol, el Assar will manufacture the prepayment smart gas meters, present technical support during the operation of the meters and give training courses to those working on the operation of the meters in EGAS.

The protocol aims at exchanging technical and technological expertise along with data related with producing the meters.

The protocol comes within the framework of cooperating with the Egyptian companies to support and encourage local industries and products.

Source: MENA