“The task ahead requires partnership, innovative thinking but, most importantly, disciplined implementation,“ Mr Buhari said.
The minister said when fully established, the centre would cater for aviation firefighting trucks and other heavy-duty vehicles.
The board chaired by Margery Chuba Okadigbo, was charged o focus on profitability.
The MoU was signed at the end of an expansive meeting between the leadership of NUEE and relevant government institutions in the power sector.
The minister said he had extracted a commitment from multinational oil firms to relocate their operational headquarters to the Niger Delta region.