President Bashar al-Assad visited on Thursday the South Central Region Gas Plant and shared the workers and technicians in launching the first phase of running the turbochargers which have been recently installed in the plant.
The installation of the turbochargers aimed at increasing the production with about 500,000 cubic meters of gas per a day which will lead to increase the production of the electric power plants and the quantity of the produced home gas.
Accompanied by Prime Minister and Minister of Oil and Mineral Resources, President al-Assad was briefed, by the Head of the Syrian Gas Company and the Director of the Plant, on the function of the turbochargers in increasing the production and its impact on the reality of energy in Syria.
President al-Assad appreciated, in his speech with the workers and technicians, their efforts exerted in accomplishment of this national work and their role in preserving and protecting this vital facilities during the years of the war
President al-Assad inaugurated the South Central Region Gas Plant in 2009, but the plant has been attacked by terrorists and sabotaged during the years of the war on Syria.