September 19, 2023
MEHNA, a pioneering force in Jordan’s industrial and vocational landscape, celebrated the inauguration of its cutting-edge facility on September 19, 2023. The event, held under the esteemed patronage of H.E. Yousef Shamali, Minister of Industry and Trade of Jordan, and H.E. Eng. Fathi Al Jaghbeer, Chairperson of the Jordan and Amman Chambers of Industry, was a resounding success, drawing over 100 distinguished participants, including government officials, industry leaders, stakeholders, and partners from the community, including notable attendees like Manal Benkirane, Deputy Representative of UN Women to Jordan, and Engineer Maha Al-Ali Secretary General of The Jordanian National Commission for Women.
Revolutionizing the Construction Sector
The highlight of this significant occasion was the unveiling of the Rebar PFT Machine, a groundbreaking innovation poised to revolutionize the industrial sector. This patented machine, the result of meticulous research and development by a team of highly skilled Jordanian engineers and technicians, promises to be a transformative force in the field.
Innovative Rebar PFT Machine Technology
Amina Mari, pointed out that this patented machine is the result of research and development by a team of highly skilled Jordanian engineers and technicians. It took approximately a full year to develop, and its development was driven by the construction market’s need for this type of machinery. The machine operates based on two fundamental principles in mechanical engineering: the principle of compression and the principle of rotation.
The machine is designed to prepare construction reinforcement, commonly known as ‘iron bars,’ for the attachment of mechanical connecting pieces referred to as ‘couplers.’
Empowering Women in Industry
Increasing women’s representation in Jordan’s industrial sector requires a multifaceted approach that addresses various barriers and promotes inclusivity. MEHNA has taken a proactive stance by collaborating with industrial organizations and chambers to design comprehensive training programs for technicians. These initiatives aim to bridge gaps and foster talent development in an evolving landscape. MEHNA‘s commitment to empowering individuals in the industrial sector aligns with broader goals of inclusivity and excellence. During the event, MEHNA‘s CEO, Amina Mari, emphasized the invaluable support from key figures, including her father, Engineer Atef Mari, and other male and female advocates who have played pivotal roles in promoting excellence in non-traditional sectors.
Innovation Driving Progress
Innovation within the industrial sector serves as a catalyst for progress, economic growth, and global transformation. The launch of MEHNA signifies a momentous convergence of technological advancement, entrepreneurial spirit, and industrial prowess, propelling our global economy forward. This transformative era in the industrial landscape witnesses groundbreaking advancements in automation, artificial intelligence, sustainable manufacturing practices, and advanced materials. These innovations not only bolster productivity but also offer comprehensive solutions to pressing global challenges, encompassing environmental sustainability and economic advancement.
MEHNA stands as a steadfast advocate for harnessing the potential of innovation, fostering collaborative synergies, and charting a course toward a more promising, sustainable, and professionally driven industrial future. Today, we embark on a journey characterized by exploration and inspiration, where innovation serves as the bedrock of a brighter and more sustainable industrial landscape.