Formwork Limited, incorporated in 1993, aims to be the best builders and designers on the African continent and all evidence prove that they are actively pursuing this vision. They are the first indigenous construction company in Nigeria to build a shopping mall. In the past, this contract type used to be the exclusive preserve of foreign construction companies like Cappa and D’Alberto. Formwork Limited has in recent times established itself as one of the leading building construction companies in Nigeria.
Scope of Services and Operations
The company is actively involved in construction of residential, commercial, institutional and institutional projects in Nigeria. They also take on design-build projects.
The construction operations of Formwork Limited are supported by: their construction yard situated in Lagos State, a specialist joinery workshop and a fleet of construction equipment.
Unlike most building construction companies in Nigeria, Formwork limited has a highly developed positive safety culture implemented on their construction sites. This culture is promoted by a dedicated team responsible for strengthening governance, oversight and compliance of HSE on all their projects.
In managing their projects, Formwork Limited has senior management staffs dedicated to handling cost control, time management, and program controls. Their robust project implementation plans match international standards and are equivalent with the submissions made by foreign construction companies in Nigeria.
Formwork Limited, has a portfolio of high profile projects completed in several parts of Nigeria including: Owerri, Asaba, Umuahia, Port-Harcourt, Ugep, Benin, Ota, Ado-Ekiti, Kaduna, Aba, Abuja and Lagos.
These projects include: banks, churches, hotels, shopping malls and residences.
Notable among projects completed by the company include:
• Abia Mall in Umuahia, Abia State
• Owerri Mall, Imo State
• Asaba Mall, Delta State
• Protea Hotel by Marriott Benin City Select Emotan, Edo State
In conclusion, Formwork Limited has positioned itself to compete favourably with foreign construction companies in Nigeria and we expect to see them win more competitive bids involving foreign construction companies.