Cargill, Incorporated – Silver Fox Project


Project Data & EL-Mahd Responsibility

Cargill investment of U.S. $100 million to double the capacity of its soybean oil crush operation in Borg El Arab to meet the increasing demand in Egypt for soybean meal and vegetable oil.

El-Mahd Company obtained a contract to execute part of the mechanical activities from the implementation of the pipe network from carbon steel and stainless steel. Immediately, El-Mahd Company mobilized a workshop and administrative offices on the site, and started preparing the technical documents to start the project such as (method of work data, quality plan, steps work, examination and test plans, risk assessments, etc.).

El-Mahd Company has employed qualified direct manpower as technicians and supervisory staff at the highest level of experience, efficiency and indirect manpower from an integrated engineering office that includes the Technical Office Department, Quality Department, and Occupational Safety and Health Department, as well as supplying all raw materials consumed in all work steps, in addition to providing All heavy and light equipment and hand tools, as well as providing administrative offices, warehouses and a fully equipped manufacturing workshop at the work site.

The Scope Of Work

The scope of work was mainly the piping network and mechanical systems, where el-Mahd company carries out all related activities, starting from receiving raw materials from the customer’s warehouses and storing them in the fabricating area, then fabrication in the workshop equipped with all manufacturing equipment and then installing all piping networks in the project with all its mechanical attachments of pumps and supports, etc.

Concluding with the work of all the destructive and non-destructive tests required by the project and the radiological imaging with the highest level of safety and quality, in order to reach Pre-commissioning and Commissioning.

El-Mahd Company has achieved the desired target of completing the project, supported by professional records and conformity reports, in accordance with the professionally planned project schedule that matches the client’s conditions.

Project Gallery

Release Date

February 2017


TKIS –Thyssenkrupp- Industrial-Solutions

Main Contractor

The Egypt Electricity Holding Company


Gieco – Gharably Integrated Engineering Company


Borg El-Arab ,Alexandria –Egypt