Mondragon Assembly has just completed the installation of a 60MW PV module manufacturing line in Cairo, Egypt. Arab International Optronics' factory is expected to begin manufacturing activities in March 2019.
The manufacturing line is flexible to produce both 60 and 72 cell modules, glass-glass and bifacial modules. The line has production capacity higher than 40 modules/hour.
Commenting on the project, Haythem Zhioua, Sales Director, Mondragon Assembly MENA, Said, "We already installed the line in the customer's premises. I confirm that the line is going to be commissioned latest by February 2019." Zhioua said, "This is not our first project in Egypt, we are shipping right now equipment with a capacity of 100MW to another customer in Egypt."
Igor Herrarte, EMEA global sales Director said: "We have been providing innovative solar technologies for over 15 years, this production line for AIO will be the 7th line that Mondragon Assembly installs in the MENA region." We also have a complete know how transfer program. This program can be tailored to meet customers' requirements, including: module design and certification, raw materials, production ramp ups, training, maintenance programs."