Wateen Signs MoU To Provide Internet At Thar Coal Mining & Power Plants


Wateen signs MoU to provide Internet at Thar coal mining & power plants

KARACHI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -7th Sept,2016) : Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) and Engro Thar Power Limited (EPTL) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Wateen Telecom for provision of dedicated Internet, data and telecommunication services to SECMC and EPTL at their coal mining and power plant sites at Thar.

Wateen Telecom CEO Rizwan Tiwana stated on Wednesday that the company's approach of trust and `customer first' strategy, supported by a complete network end to end with a one window ICT solution provides technology of international standard to government, educational and enterprise markets and the energy sector of which SECMC/ EPTL are prominent industry leaders.

Speaking on the occasion, Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Shamsuddin Ahmad Shaikh said: "The synergy of Wateen with SECMC and EPTL is a welcome combination to achieve our goal to deliver our customary exceptional client experiences through improved operational efficiency.

The provision of internet facility in Thar Block II will enhance our connectivity and will provide advanced digital solutions for the company's key industrial segments." Junaid Sheikh (Chief Commercial Officer), Aqib Zulfiqar (Chief Financial Officer) and Abbas A.

Bhatti (Regional Manager Corporate Services) from Wateen and Abul Fazal Rizvi (Chief Operational Officer), Khawaja Tanveer Shareef (Chief Information Officer) Mazhar Kabeer (Head of Infrastructure) and M. Hassaan Farooqi (Manager Networks) from SECMC & EPTL were also present on the occasion.