BY ET REPORTER
Local cement manufacturer, Savannah Cement has expressed its corporate commitment to continue providing quality products to guarantee the on time completion of the Standard Gauge Railway project. The firm’s cement products have been used in the freshly constructed Standard Gauge Railway project, providing a concrete foundation for the national engineering monument. In the first SGR Phase, Savannah Cement products were used for concrete works on the Makindu-Kambu section, Emali Section and at the Nairobi Terminus (Syokimau Station) architectural masterpiece. Speaking in Mombasa, Savannah Cement Managing Director, Mr. Ronald Ndegwa said the firm was proud to have been a project partner in the first phase (Mombasa-Nairobi) of the project. The firm, for whose cement
products were used on several sections of the SGR project including the Nairobi Terminus, he said, is committed to continue powering the national infrastructure development ideals, Savannah Cement, he disclosed, has been retained for the second phase (Nairobi- Naivasha) with a renewed corporate commitment to ensure the on time delivery of quality consistent products to the project contractor. “At Savannah Cement, we are delighted to have played a key role in helping this national dream come true through the consistent provision of quality cement
products,” Ndegwa said, adding that, “on the second phase of the project, we have rededicated ourselves to the task at hand to ensure that the project is completed on time.” As part of the firm’s business development programmes, Savannah Cement has been actively pursuing supply opportunities to the local and regional infrastructure development projects; riding on the firm’s quality consistency – a hallmark of the latest technology installed by the firm.