WASHINGTON and ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, July 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Ethio-American Doctors Group, Inc. (EADG) announces that it has awarded the foundation construction contracts to two fully qualified contractors licensed as Grade 1 Foundation Specialists by Ethiopia's Ministry of Urban Development and Construction. The two firms are Anchor Foundation Specialist Plc and Midroc Foundation Specialist Plc. ZIAS Architecture and Engineering Professional Limited Liability Company was responsible for the design of the foundation and will be responsible for supervision and contract administration of the works. This is a major milestone in the development of this transformative project that will change the delivery of healthcare in Ethiopia and the region. These two firms have already started mobilization activities to start the work. It is anticipated that the foundation work will be completed by December 2017.
Ethio-American Doctors Group, Inc. is a US-based corporation with offices in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and Washington DC and North Carolina, USA. Its mission is to build an economically sustainable tertiary, center of excellence hospital based on internationally accredited standard of care to provide the catalyst for change in how health care is delivered in the region. EADG has 260+ physician members covering more than 35 different specialties and subspecialties from all over the world, including 28 States in the USA, Ethiopia, Canada, the Caribbean, England, Germany, Ireland, Norway, Qatar, Scotland, Sudan, and Sweden, and US Virgin Island.
Anchor Foundation Specialist Plc was established in 2011 with a clear vision and commitment to be a leading company in the field of pile foundation construction and specialized underground construction solution. The company is registered as a "Class One" piling contractor by the Ministry of Construction Registration Number CON/8220. Anchor Foundation Specialist has set its own mark in Ethiopia by successful accomplishment of more than forty foundation and shoring projects in less than six years.
MIDROC Foundation Specialist PLC was established in Ethiopia in June 1998 as a Class 1 Specialized Foundation Contractor in Ethiopia under the name of Bauer - MIDROC Foundation Specialist PLC, Reg. No. CON 1542. The company at this early stage had been formed at equal shares from MIDROC Construction PLC and BAUER Spezialtiefbau GmbH in Germany. Since December 2005, it changed its name to MIDROC Foundation Specialist PLC following a change in shareholding; but remaining with the BAUER - Equipment, Personnel & Knowhow of Advanced Foundation Technologies.
ZIAS Architecture and Engineering Professional Limited Liability Company was established in the United States of America in November of 2006. ZIAS established its subsidiary in Ethiopia shortly thereafter and has since been providing Architecture, Engineering and Construction Management services to the global market. ZIAS has extensive experience in the design, supervision and contract administration of healthcare facilities including those funded by the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the United States Department of Defense.
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