Friday 12 November 2021
Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Aty, Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation, received a report reviewing the work and activities of the Egyptian General Authority for Survey in the field of survey work and land expropriation within the scope of major national projects implemented by the state within its vision to achieve development in various governorates, where Dr. Abdel-Aty directed to take all necessary measures To ensure the good performance and efficiency of the workflow in the survey directorates in the various governorates, and to ensure that all work is completed on time.
The Egyptian General Authority for Surveying contributes to many national projects, as it is currently carrying out surveying works for the project of the conveyance route for West Delta drains to the Hammam station, the West Delta project, and the South Valley development project to create contour maps at 1:5000/1:25000 scales, and lifting works The surveying project for the expansion of the 26th of July Corridor, the surveying works of the urban estate project for cities, villages, kafir and hamlets in the Republic for (223) cities, (4200) villages, and (25083) of infidels, manors and hamlets, and the project of demarcation of agricultural holdings (farmer card) in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture, Where a spatial data base was prepared for a flat of 3.20 million acres located in 6 governorates as a first stage (Gharbia – Port Said – Assiut – Sohag – Sharkia – Beheira) and the rest of the governorates of the Republic are being completed.
The authority has implemented a network of fixed stations for monitoring by satellites covering the Delta and the Nile Valley with 42 stations, which provide (X,Y) coordinates with a high accuracy of less than 3 cm, and they are being activated to serve the government and private sectors.
The Survey Authority has previously carried out surveying works for many major national projects, such as the new Suez Canal project, the new cities (the administrative capital – the new city of El Alamein – the city of Sphinx), a project to establish a wind power plant in Zafarana, and a nuclear power plant to generate electricity, in El-Dabaa The new road network (the regional ring – the middle ring – the Rod al-Faraj axis – Shubra Banha al-Hurr), the electric train project between the Administrative Capital, Salam City and Asher City, and the monorail project between Giza and the cities of Sheikh Zayed and 6th of October.