Top Construction Companies in Ethiopia
The construction sector in Ethiopia is certainly booming following the huge public investment. A number of privately owned construction companies have emerged as a result. The following list summarizes the top construction companies in Ethiopia, which are involved directly in construction and engineering and usually offer multi-disciplinary services. Among the leading construction companies are MIDROC Ethiopia Construction, Sunshine Construction, Saba Engineering and Flintstone Engineering. We have also included the top provider of construction machinery in Ethiopia—Baraton Trade.
MIDROC Ethiopia Construction
MIDROC Ethiopia Construction is a MIDROC Group affiliate and represents one of the largest construction companies in Ethiopia. MIDROC Ethiopia Construction was established in 1993 with a total investment of 500 million Birr. Ever since its inception, the company has been engaged in a wide range of construction activities, including the construction of Sheraton Addis Hotel, African Union Conference Hall & Office Complex, Ethiopian Airlines Cargo Terminal and others.
Being present in the construction sector in Ethiopia for about two decades, Saba Engineering is now participating in huge projects inside the country and the company also works in the neighboring countries such as Kenya and South Sudan. Saba Engineering offers multi-disciplinary engineering services and is mainly known for its water drilling services as well as its involvement in huge public projects, e.g. the Ethiopian Grand Renaissance Dam.
Top Provider of Construction Machinery in Ethiopia
In addition to the construction companies above, there are some companies which are limited to supplying construction machinery such as bulldozers, excavators, mixer trucks, etc. Baraton Trade is at the forefront in this particular area of construction business. Baraton Trade is an agent for Furukawa, a provider of drilling machinery from Japan. The company is the top provider of construction machinery not only in Ethiopia but also in other states in East Africa.