MENA METRO RAIL SYMPOSIUM - Exploring Opportunities in the MENA Rail Sector

Released on: August 28, 2014, 11:53 am (EDT)
Industry: Transportation / Logistics

Bangalore, India, August 28, 2014 -- /EPR NETWORK/ -- The number of rail ventures over the Middle East is expanding colossally. The potential for the business is enormous and crores of dollars have been invested in the rail network for the next decade. MENA Metro Rail Symposium is all set to experience a manifestation between the sponsors, speakers and the delegates who will be a part of this high value gathering. The MENA Metro Rail Symposium will explore opportunities in developing the MENA Metro Rail Sector; which will be held on 3rd – 4th September 2104 in Dubai, UAE.

The 2 day summit will incorporate extreme discussions on the on-going rail ventures in the Middle East, while reviewing the operational challenges in the railways and a number of solutions to help mitigate such risks are outlined in the agenda. The summit will provide recommendations on the best strategies, proposing advancing innovations & be prepared with the tailor-made solutions for the complex infrastructure challenges that come with major programme delivery.

Mr. Nino Cingolani, Co- Chairman – Egyptian National Railways highlights – “Mobility in the urban and sub-urban areas is one of the most challenging aspect of development in the emerging Countries and Mena region is experiencing a huge growth of population , so Metro projects is a key factor of social and economic development all over the world, metro projects are very complex and expensive constructions, full of risks so project management is another key factor of success.”

He further adds: “Mena Rail Symposium can be an opportunity for discussions and share which are today in the Region the main challenges and risks (financial, industrial, supply, technology, maintenance and project management) that we expect to manage and face, experts in this scenario can give very good contributions because of their expertise in the field.”

Another Panelist Mr. Mohammad Montazeri –Deputy Managing Director – Tehran Metro Urban and Sub-Urban Railways Company says-“We have invested a lot on local construction and manufacturing of the metro systems. I will persuade the international manufacturers to work with local companies for technology transfer”.

Rail-Tec, a leading contributor to the Railway Renaissance in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Middle East with strong railway expertise is the Gold Sponsor for this symposium. They will exhibit their unparalleled railway expertise in Technology Solutions; Signalling & Telecommunication and also provide comprehensive solutions and services to railway projects at all stages of work. Other main sponsors for this event are Pandrol Track Systems, 4- Tel, Bluebird, Mitsubishi Corporations, Hitachi, Copisa, Maccaferri and lot more. These sponsors will reveal techniques for better reliability, maintenance, flexibility and integration of existing rail infrastructure.

A spectrum of endorsements and support from the Road Transport Authority-Dubai and Ministry of Transport Jordan are the highlights of the forum. These Govt. bodies will resolve queries of the actively present people on the most proficient method to recognize new rail extensions and expansions. The focus on the role of railways in boosting economic growth in the region is outlined in this business gathering.

To conclude on this, the event producer Mr. Arvind Kumar shares his point of view- “We have created a Platform for Ministries and Solution Providers to meet and discuss on the development of MENA region on Transports front. With projects worth USD $200 billion tabled at this conference, this isn’t a conference any company would afford to miss if they want to enter into the Middle East and North African Market”.

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