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Egyptian National Railways

Built in 1833, the Egyptian National Railways has span its operating territory throughout the years. In 2005 it operated 5,063 kilometres (3,146 mi) of standard gauge 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in) track. Most of the rail system is focused on the Nile delta with lines essentially fanning out from Cairo. ENR is the backbone of passenger transportation in Egypt, with 800 million passenger miles annually. 

With heavy operations such as these, it became necessary for the ENR to consider securing the premises and operations of 58 automated signaling towers all over Egypt.

Installing a full-fledged intelligent security solution by establishing a secure system with minidome & panorama  cameras with high image quality providing 24x7 video recording using professional-grade servers with decentralized video management.

Key Benefits

  • 24/7 improved security
  • Cost reduction
  • Guaranteed security of the signaling towers
  • Preventing theft and vandalism 
  • Minimising cost of security guards


Video Surveillance

A picture is worth a thousand words, but when it comes to video surveillance "it tells the whole story". The span of video surveillance services has recently widened to comprise both remote and urban operations where safety is directly tied to cost efficiency. Alkan CIT believes in the importance of deploying surveillance solutions both for operational security where monitoring remote facilities and sometimes day to day activities is critical to the business as well as for perimeter security which involves securing the physical ground of the premise whether it is remote or urban. Having gained vast experience along the years in different business sectors, we cover all phases of a project, ensuring that clients get the optimal system for present and future needs