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Behera company, Established year 1881, today ranks among the largest firms in Egypt, as well as being one of the oldest and most experienced.
A coordinated management approach and wide range of capacities enable Behera to aggregate total responsibility for projects of various size and scope.
All major engineering disciplines are represented.
For about 137 years of experience in the field of land reclamation carried by the company. More than 1million feddan of deserts and heath was reclaimed from year 1961 till now.
One of the Grand National project leased by Behera company was Construction of Sheikh Zayed Canal-South Valley (Toshka) - year 1997.
and in the beginning of 21st century the company proceeded in the country future plans to rehabilitate urban communities & South valley by taking part in Construction of branch 3 & 4 taking from Toshka canal, Irrigaion structures on branch 1 & 2 - 2001
That is not all, but our experience includes different type of construction fields such as:
1. Irrigation & Reclamation Projects.
2. Earthworks (Excavation, Backfilling ... etc).
3. Pump stations Projects.
4. Roads & Bridges Projects.
5. Infrastructure & Utilities Projects.
6. Housings.
7. Marine works (Wave Breakers, Quays ...).
8. Pile Foundations.
9. Fabrication works (Company Workshops).
10. Subsidiaries (Dewatering, Explosion, Quarries).
11. Programming and information technology systems.
Our experience is not limited inside A.R.E, it extends to neighboring countries
Libyan Arab Jamahiriyah.
Dimocratic Rebublic of Sudan.
Rebublic of Uganda.
Saudi Arabia.


History 

In 1875 a group of engineers who has been working in first excavation of suez canal participated in establishment of a new company in June 1881 under the name of "Societe Annonyme Du Behera"  they started the business by Elkhatatba pump station project.
In 1894 land reclamation became the main activity of the company after  the agreement held between the government and Behera to buy 121681 fed North Delta.
Successively the company supported the activity of land reclamation with all means of services to develop it, by manufacturing agricultural equipment, spare parts, pipelines, cranes, dredgers.
From now then Behera company became the first Egyptian company that possess a huge fleet of equipment & machines that can serve all type of construction and engineering works.
- By year 1961 the company ownership transferred to the government under the law117-1961 of public sector.
- Year 1987 Behera followed the land reclamation authority according to republic decision no.15-1987.
- It was transformed into one of the companies affiliated to the Holding Company for Land Reclamation and Groundwater Research in accordance with Prime Minister Decision No. 106 of 01/22/2012 establishing and establishing the Holding Company for Land Reclamation and Groundwater Research under the umbrella of the General Business Sector Companies Law No. 203 of 1991 and its executive regulations.
- Year 1995-2011 the company became an S.A.E company( shareholder) under law 159-1981 .
- Year 2012 after the revolution of 25th January lots of efforts were made so that the company could return back to be under the umbrella of lawno.203 (public works sector).
- Year 2016 the ownership of the company returned back to the government under the law no.203 to be one of the companies following the Ministry of Agriculture and Land Reclamation and to supervised by the holding company of Land Reclamation and Underground Water Researches.
- By now Behera has achieved a positive impact on the company stability to go forward in the route of development and achievements.



Chairmen list

Heads of the company over the old Lake

(From year 1881 till now)

Name

From

To

  Eng/A.Forster 1881 1914
  Michele Selvago 1914 1950
  Henry Rabat 1950 1965
   Moustafa Marei 1956 1959
   Ahmed Abd Elhady 1959 1961
  Dr.Eng/Abd Elhamid Abu Sabae 1961 1972
  Eng/ Abd Elwahab Selim 1972 1972
  Dr.Eng/Abd Elhamid Abu Sabae 1972 1983
  Eng/Hussein Abu El yousser 1983 1990
  Eng/Soubhi Kassem 1990 1997
  Eng/Mohammed El Ghitany 1997 2003
  Eng/Mohammed Abd El Aziz 2003 2005
  Eng/Saleh Mohammed Saleh 2005 2008
  Eng/Ramadan Badawey Ayaad 2008 2011
  Eng/Ezzat Dourgham 2011 2013
  Eng/Zidan Mohammed Zidan 2013 2018
  Eng/ Ahmed Helmy 2018 2018
  Dr.Eng/ Mohammed El Dakkak 2018 2019
  Eng/Ahmed Mohamed Abdulla Edrees 2019 2021
   Dr.Eng/ Ahmed abdulla abdrabo 2021 Now

Board of Directors

              

Vision:

As Behera company has exceeded 137 years of experience in the field of land reclamation, over one million feddan of desert and heath lands has been reclaimed by our company.
• Thus we aim to be amongst the top organizations working in the field of land reclamation by improving and introducing the industry of modern agriculture and constructing modern agricultural cities with sustainable improvement projects , and to increase our capacity in civil constructions not only in Egypt but across Middle East and African regions.
• We aim to make Value Engineering our main strategy, to meet with our clients needs.
• Exploitation of some of the company's lands.
• Restoration of the company's financial and administrative structure.
What do you think of being a luxury?
• A joint stock company works to improve the performance of the agricultural professor and enter the field of modern agricultural industries
Contract capacity of the company workshops to qualify its role in capacity building
Development of drainage pipe factory
Adding new activities to the company is not mentioned in the system
Training courses against the company technicians.
• Work protocols with engineering faculties (Alexandria Engineering - Pharos Engineering - ...) to share scientific experiences.
Cooperation with the Engineers Syndicate to raise the level of the scientific engineer in the way of training the young engineers in workshops and work sites of the company.
Obtain new business through tenders


Mission:

• We are committed to provide high standards services and products according to quality standards.
• We aim at satisfying our customers and stakeholders.
• We believe that our development is strongly related to the development of our human resources through training.
• We are committed to quality, safety and preserving the environment.
• We promote an environment of competitiveness amongst our employees to promote their sense of leadership and team working.
• Maintaining a safe and healthy workplace for all our employees and putting our expertise to work for the benefit of our clients.
• Behera Company is committed to developing its land to promote the idea of agricultural reclamation in Egypt.
• A high-level lake shareholding company is committed.
• Behera Water Company is keen to satisfy its customers.


Registeration Information

Name: Musahmet El Behera Company (S.A.E)
Establishement : Year1881
Capital:
At year of establishment 750,0000L.E
Authorized :100,000,000 L.E
Paid: 60,000,000L.E
Employment: 1800 Employee (average)
Registeration:
-In Egyptian Federation Of Building &Construction no.82 "ClassA" all sections
1- Building-Foundations-Steel structures- Complementary works.
2- Roads-Bridges-Railways-Airports.
3-Pumpstations-Water & Sewage nets- Gas &Fuel nets.
4- Public works –Power stations- Marine works –Dredging –Land reclamation.
5- Electromechanical works & Telecommunication nets.
-Taxes ID No.878-127-100
-Commercial ID NO.14843
-Industrial ID No.558
-ISO 9001 Quality Certificate