Sawa Group Wins Malawi Dredger Launch Design & Build Contract

Sawa Group Wins Malawi Dredger Launch Design & Build Contract

June 2015


Sawa Group, sub-Saharan Africa’s leading civil engineering, construction and integrated support services provider, has been awarded a US$ 1.35 million contract by the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) to design and build an exciting new concrete dredger launch bay at the Nkula Hydroelectric Power Plant.

Work at ESCOM’s hydroelectricity facility in Mwanza (Nneno), Malawi will include a survey of the site of the existing reservoir and reconfiguration of power plant.

The project, which is part of an ambitious plan to increase capacity at the state-owned national electricity provider, will be designed in partnership with ESCOM technicians and is expected to be completed during 2016.

  1. Shueb, Sawa Group’s Business Development Director, said:

“We are delighted to have been selected as a partner for such an important project and look forward to working collaboratively with ESCOM.”


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