• Gafat Construction and Import is a Company, privately owned construction firm with a reliable record of accomplishments and a bright prospect that matches its high aspiration.
  • Gafat Construction and Import is a service oriented company and a reputable dynamic company and staffed by professionals with hands on experience. The main field of expertise being integrated with construction and related works. Gafat has the necessary expertise to engineer innovative, effective and reliable solutions.Our installation standards and criteria for election of personnel form part of our tightly monitored and controlled quality system.
  • Gafat Construction and Import is established due to the opportunities opened by the Ethiopian government to work in the infrastructure development of construction and Import.
  • We recognize the importance of listening to, understanding and responding to the needs of our clients. We consistently seek to improve our performance by developing and utilizing the best skills and adopting the most effective technology.


  • Gafat Construction and Import was established on 2007 using the name of the owner and general manager as Dawit Tadesse Building Contractor and following the opportunity opened by the government of Ethiopian in the area of construction and import work and related services.
  • We strive for excellence by taking pride in what we do.Since its establishment, the company has accomplished a number of construction and renovation projects and has delivered it within the specified time and quality. The company was running well experienced engineers that have back grounding in the business.



Gafat's finance was carried out during the formation process by the members' contributing funds required to initial investment as stated out in the business. Since its establishment, the company has been doing different construction in Addis Ababa, surrounding areas and other regions. The last six years, Ethiopian governmental offices and NGOs has been company's main clients. The company is proud with its accomplishment and looking forward for the better future.


Being a service-oriented company, we endeavour our very best to deliver the best solution to every problem and exceed the expectations of our clients. We honor our commitment to our clients, suppliers and employees to win and retain their trust.


We aim to provide services that are unsurpassed in quality and reliability, achieved through detailed planning and hands-on-management.


We conduct all aspects of our business with the highest level of professionalism in an ethical and legal manner. We are totally committed to uphold and honor integrity and dignity in the engineering profession. 


To ensure consistently high quality project delivery, we use a single-point-contact process that enables maximum responsiveness and on-time completion.

From project inception to completion, our engineers use today’s most advanced technology for design, engineering, drafting, planning, scheduling, project management, material inventory control and accounting. These strengths enable us to meet schedules, efficiently manage budgets and provide the right solutions at the right time.

Over more than half a decade long experience in Ethiopia, we have built a high performance and dedicated team with experience in all aspects of construction disciplines enabling us to undertake and execute contracts and service agreements of any size and complexity.

Our unique mix of leadership, quality, technical training and emphasis on safety empowers us to consistently exceed industry standards and deliver world-class service to our clients.


Having its presence in Ethiopia for more than half a decade in construction services, we boast of our Strengths which are:

  • Financial &Resources Support from United Bank

Human Capital of more than 60 employees which includes Senior Operations Manager, Technical Manager, Project Managers, Contracts Managers, Engineers,

  • Supervisors, Technicians, QA/QC Personnel, Health & Safety Personnel and Administration Staff capable of handling any mega-scale, complex and fast track projects.
  • In-house Engineering &Design Personnel
  • Proven capability in Value-Engineering, Designing, Drafting, Planning, Scheduling and Cost Control


Project name and country

Name of client and contact person

Type of work performed and year of completion

Value of contract

Renovation work,  Ethiopia

GAFTAG/Meg.Gen. Mulugeta Buli Collage

Machine Shop renovation work,



Granite Flooring Construction, Ethiopia

GIZ/Flintstone Engineering

Supply and Installation of Granite,



Tower foundation and Store Building Construction,



Construction of   Tower foundation and Store building,



Building Construction and fence,


Shell Ethiopia Limited

Foundation and Construction of double floor building and fence,

On 2009


Additional where house construction

Brothers Flour & Biscuit Factory

Construction and installation of where house on 2008


Installation Razer

Wire Security Fence


Installation and maintenance of security fence

on 2007



OLONCOMIY city road project

OLONCOMIY city administration

Road construction


New hospital works in holeta Ethiopia

GAFTAG/Meg.Gen. Mulugeta Buli Collage

New construction


Number of Residential houses



More than 6,000,000.00