This event was held to mark the start of works intended to develop a modern electricity production facility in Zouk, for the account of a consortium of leading international energy companies including BWSC (Denmark), MAN (Germany), and HETC (Lebanon). The ceremony was witnessed by H.E. Mr. Gebran Bassil, the Lebanese Minister of Energy and Water, H.E. Mr. Jan Top Christensen, the Danish Ambassador to Lebanon, and Electricite du Liban's General Manager, Mr. Kamal Hayek. Participating as well were Mr. Kassem Hammoud, General Director of Hammoud Establishment for Trading and Contracting (HETC), which is the local representative company of the Danish BWSC, and the representatives of the consortium partners, Mr. Martin Kalter, Vice President of MAN Diesel & Turbo, and Mr. Martin Kok Jensen, the Director of Sales and Marketing at BWSC, alongside Lebanese press representatives.