- Category: Companies
- Published: 27 July 2014
Established by the Endowment Fund for the Rehabilitation of Tigray (EFFORT) in 1992 with an initial capital of Birr 108 million as a General Contractor - Grade one (GC-1). Since its establishment, SUR has accomplished more than 27 road projects (approximately 1194 km) and over 40 building projects as well as two airfields and two hydro-power projects. The total worth of these projects is more than Birr 2.5 billion.
SUR Construction has its own six storey head office building in Addis Ababa and a modern workshop and training centre at the branch office in Mekelle. The company has over 1,500 permanent and contract employees together with 6,000 daily labourers.
SUR Construction PLC owns about 1,000 heavy and light duty construction machinery and plant and is currently executing 12 projects all over the country worth around Birr 2 billion. It has achieved an annual turnover of more than Birr 690 million and has been successful in gaining expertise in all areas of the construction industry.