Join us at MEMA18 - Middle East Maintenance Academy!

Skills and knowledge are key to optimized production. Proactive maintenance is the driving force behind your machine’s competitiveness and profitability. Network and learn with your peers at Valmet’s Paper Machine Maintenance School.

Who should attend?

The training is intended for maintenance personnel or managers already acting in a mill or in a maintenance companies, as well as persons or persons responsible for development work. The training is suitable for different size companies in the paper, board and tissue industry, both large and small.

Training place: Abu Dhabi, Yas Island.

Benefits of attending

MEMA18 aims at giving solid training to maintenance managers, planners, superintendents:

  • How to apply modern maintenance and life cycle thinking methods to the development and continuous improvement of effective maintenance.
  • Coaching aims to immediately put to work the acquired skills on own real-life cases from the field and guide you towards a new maintenance thinking process in accordance with each company's own strategy.
  • Coaching helps to identify and respond to growing customer requirements with regards to reliability and usability of one’s own maintenance practice, tools and routines.
  • This training program will give you a good platform to state yourself as a Certified European Expert in Maintenance Management.


Session 1:  from March 5th to March 7th, 2018

Session 2:  from April 9th to April 11th, 2018

Tuition fees:

The tuition fee for the MEMA18 program is 6.500€ per participant, covering the whole program including learning sessions, use of the training facility, lunch during the training. The fee does not cover travel and visa costs, living expenses, and accommodation. Contact us to learn more about Early bird discount or group discount.

The MEMA18 has a rolling admissions process, meaning that you can apply throughout the year. For the March 2018 intake, the application deadline is: 8th February 2018.