Benya announces a new partnership with AlfaTech and Dorsch Group to develop high performance data centers in Africa and Middle EastThe dramatic rise in population and economic growth of African and Middle Eastern urban areas is requiring the development of data centers. This partnership was formed to scale connectivity with the mass urban development and to meet the needs of the international data center marketplace. AlfaTech plays a critical role in overall data center design, the backbone of sustainable data centers and mission critical facilities for some of the largest silicon valley and global clients. As the engineering design partner, AlfaTech is committed to the consistent delivery of superior energy savings and sustainability at all levels of design, ensuring a careful balance of conservation, constructability, schedule, and budget. AlfaTech is deeply rooted in the data center market having completed numerous successful data center projects internationally over the past 30 years for many Fortune 500 firms—over 30 data center sites ranging from 10 to 300 megawatts.
“AlfaTech is honored to be a part of this dynamic partnership to scale up services and ensure quality of life through the delivery of high-performance facilities serving the rapid growth of Middle Eastern and African urban communities,” said AlfaTech Founder and CEO Jeff Fini.
Dorsch Holding GmbH is a Project Management & Engineering Consultancy established in 1951 in Germany. Their extensive 70-year track record encompasses numerous multi-billion-USD international projects in a wide array of diversified fields most relevant of which pertain Smart infrastructure. Currently, Dorsch is Designing and Managing the implementation of various mega-projects in the MENA Region including: the infrastructure of a whole 38 sq.km city worth 45 Billion USD, a 7 sq.km traditional mixed-use development worth 17 Billion USD that is being designed around a UNESCO World Heritage site, more than 5 Billion USD worth of Roads Construction and Rehabilitation works and the city-wide implementation of the world’s most advanced Intelligent Transportation systems overhaul.
Benya is the leading digital solutions and ICT infrastructure provider in Egypt and the MEA Region. Benya has established a sound reputation as a key enabler of digital transformation and is positioned and recognized as the partner of choice for both public and private sector clients. Benya remains committed to digitally transforming nations and businesses, eventually enhancing the lives of the communities it serves.
Commenting on the agreement, Eng. Ahmed Mekky, Chairman and CEO of Benya said: “Our partnership with AlfaTech and Dorsch Holding is part of our strategic plans to support the digital transformation in Egypt, Africa and the Middle East. At Benya, we are consistently looking into partnership opportunities that will help us adopt and apply best practices to innovate, elevate and deliver the best quality products possible. Today’s announcement is a true testament to our goals, and we look forward to developing a strong, sustainable digital economy.”
Eng. Mekky added, “this agreement will support our plans to have Fiber Misr Engineering (FME), a Benya subsidiary, front our group efforts in the field of electromechanical and extra low voltage (ELV) solutions and services in the ICT sector in the region."
Our expansive presence in the Middle East and Africa requires reliable resources to support infrastructure growth of great magnitude. AlfaTech and Benya play valuable roles in ensuring regional connectivity is wellthought and sustainable,” said Dorsch Group COO Ayman Haikal.