Captain \ Tarik Shaheen, Chairman of Alexandria Port, directed that commercial ships and marine tugs in Alexandria and Dekheila ports launch their horns daily at 6:30 pm in a sign expresing the support and salutations of workers in the marine services sector, the health care sector, and all individuals working in Vital sites, and front lines to address the implications of the emerging epidemic of the Corona virus.
In terms of the social responsibility of the port towards workers and dealers, and within the framework of the state’s plan to confront the threat of the new Corona virus, and to take all proactive procedures to ensure the protection of the Egyptians, Captain \ Tarik Shaheen, Chairman of Alexandria Port Authority, directed intensification of sterilization and preventive disinfection of all facilities at the port, which are visited by large numbers of Workers and dealers.
Captain \ Tarik Shaheen, Chairman of Alexandria Port Authority, said that the port's specialists realize the importance of receiving products that provide food for Egyptians, as well as petroleum and medical materials, and for this purpose, facilitating and speeding the loading and unloading operations at the port over the twenty-four hours with the strengthening of precautionary procedures of protecting from the spread of the Covid virus - 19.
Captain Tarek Shaheen \ Chairman of Alexandria Port, held a meeting with his deputies and the heads of the central departments of the port through visual telecommunications equipment, where he emphasized relying on electronic operations as much as possible to reduce direct dealion in order to avoid the spread of infection.
Ministry of Transportation Alexandria Port Authority Resolution No. 634 of 2020 dated 3/16/2020 Concerning the collection of a charge against thesupervision of the companies licensed to carry out the activity of loading andunloading in the ports of Alexandria and Dakhilah for the quantities that areshipped or unloaded using the equipment of others 6/4/2020
Captain \ Tarik Shaheen, Chairman of the General Authorityof Alexandria Port, directed all Concerned Departments in the port to performsterilization and disinfection of public places, warehouses, yards, Berths,buildings, ships, marine units, roofs, clients, equipment, passenger car rides,their offices, their equipment around the clock to ensure not to spreaddiseases or epidemics or pass them through the port, in order to preserve thelives of citizens
The natural work movement continues at the developed centerbuilding of Egyptian Customs at Alexandria Port, this building wasevacuated yesterday to be disinfected and sterilized within the port plan topurify and sterilize buildings, areas, trucks, ships, goods and passenger cars,as the Civil Protection Department of the General Administration of AlexandriaPort Police
From Reda El-Ghandour, formal speaker of the GeneralAuthority of Alexandria Port, said that the port witnesses an activity 24 hoursa day without stopping as the normal work movement in the port operationscenter continues, the work of loading and unloading, the movement of ships,trucks and marine parts, the movement of goods, control of areas, theelectronic system, Insurance of individuals and facilities, as the number ofships operating in the port reached 39 ships.
Reda El-Ghandour, spokesman of the General Authority ofAlexandria Port, said that the port had an activity throughout the 24 hours asthe natural work movement in the port operations center continues, the shippingand unloading work, the movement of ships and marine parts, the movement ofcargoes, the control of areas, the electronic system, the insurance ofindividuals and buildings, This comes within the framework of the state’sdirectives that it is necessary to continue receiving goods and clients throughAlexandria Port as an important strategic facility of the state’s facilities,with an emphasis on taking all precautionary measures to prevent the spread ofthe Corona virus
Lieutenant General Engineer \ The Minister: The station isone of the most important projects implemented by the Ministry in the field ofmaritime transport, as it will contribute to raising the classification ofAlexandria port, receiving the port for ships of large tonnage.