An integrated Sanitary Complex was attached to the service facilities of the Maqam of Imam al-Mahdi (may Allah hasten his holy reappearance) of the al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine, after that the Engineering Maintenance Department has rehabilitate it to suit the reconstruction and development undergoing works in the Maqam.
The establishment of this complex, which replaced the former sanitary group that was suffering from many problems, as it existed for several years, in addition to its small size and the lack of adequate distribution of it sanitary facilities. This complex is carried out with the aim of improving the service of visitors to the holy shrines of Imam al-Hussayn and his brother al-Abbas (peace be upon both of them), and in continuity of the series of service projects and the urbanization campaign currently going in the Maqam of the Imam Al Mahdi (May Allah hasten his holy reappearance).
The complex is established on an area of 222 m2 and is divided into two sections, one section for men and one for women, and each section includes 16 toilets equipped with a modern air vent system, electricity and water system, in addition to a complete drainage system. The façade is covered with marble, and the floors are of ceramic. It is also equipped with an integrated lighting system, lightning-proof, grounding, central air-conditioning, heating and ventilation system.
It should be mentioned that the Department of Engineering Maintenance at al-Abbas's (p) Holy Shrine, plays an important role in setting up and maintaining many facilities inside and outside the holy shrine, thanks to its experienced staff in all fields and disciplines.