Mombasa, Kenya (07th October 2011) – Ecotech, the engineering design and project management consultancy has been awarded a design and build project in Mombasa by Ranway Petroleum Limited. Ecotech will undertake architectural, structural, mechanical and electrical engineering design as well as complete construction and project management services.
The new development will comprises of a state of the art service station forecourt, motor vehicles service and repair centre, retail shops, food court and offices. A mini-deport with multiple underground fuel storage tanks and associated fuel pumping equipment for bulk sale of petroleum products has been incorporated in the development. The new filling station will provide ample parking space for both HGV’s and small vehicles.
The project is currently in schematic design development stage and a planning approval application has been submitted to the relevant authorities. The project will be delivered in nine months once the all the necessary approvals have been granted.
Ecotech Regional Director Eng. Ahmed Kirish said: The award was a significant win in our target growth markets. We identified Mombasa as a key growth market for us as we expand across the East Africa region.Ecotech have an established reputation for delivering complex projects predominantly in the Kenya and Uganda and this award represents a significant step forward as we expand our operating footprint further afield.”
He added, Ecotech is extremely pleased to have been chosen in this single stage tender at a time of strong market competition.We are working closely with our designers and architects to provide a multi-disciplined approach to this high-tech development.We look forward greatly to forming a strong partnership to deliver facilities that will greatly benefit the lives of busy transporters.