sudan_oil_gas_jobs_recruitment_africaSudan first had engineering activity in the construction of a railway that was to export cotton. irrigation projects for cotton led to the establishment of a cement factory to build a dam, and thus contributed to the growth of the engineering sector. Interruption of international trade due to the war led the country to mobilization of its productive capacity with the engineering sector showing elevated growth, leading to the Department of public works to increase its workforce fivefold.