Amhara water Works Construction Enterprise (AWWCE) is a grade one general contractor which is located in Bahirdar town at Kebele 14, principally established to carry out construction of civil works. The main activities of the enterprise include the construction of dams, irrigation, water supply, river diversions, roads & buildings.
AWWCE is well equipped and has rich experience particularly in the construction of hydraulic structures mainly irrigation and water supply. It is the leading water works construction company in the region and has been undertaking large and big projects throughout the region and for the neighboring regions. To mention just a few; Lalibela water supply, selamiko irrigation dam in north wollo, Boralie irrigation dam at North shewoa, Estie water supply project at south gonder, Telalak diversion weir in the Afar region as well as other water supply and irrigation projects for different towns in the region which is included large and complicated supply systems. It has also Ribe irrigation project which is also under construction at south Gonder zone.
The enterprise is also currently undertaking construction works of road and building projects, more than 45 additional water supply and irrigation projects, and the Tana beles irrigation project having a irrigation capacity of 50,000,hectars on Tan Beles river with its experienced engineers, other professionals and technicians and a large fleet of construction equipments. The construction capacity of the enterprise is reached around 2 billion Birr per year.
The Major Objectives of the AWWCE
- Provide adequate water supply, irrigation structures, road and housing both in terms of quality and quantity;
- Provide wide construction service and quality work thereby continuously increasing the construction capacity of the enterprise, time and resource usage, and makes the enterprise long-lasting & profitable