Messebo Cement Factory

Messebo Cement Factory

Messebo Cement Factory Private Limited Company (MCF PLC) is one of EFFORT (Endowment Fund for the Rehabilitation of Tigrai) group companies established in accordance with the commercial code of Ethiopia. The paid up capital of the company is ETB 240 million. The company is located in Mekele town in the Regional State of Tigrai, 780 km from Addis Abeba, capital city of Ethiopia. The plant is located 15 km to the north-west of Mekele town near Messebo hills. The first cement line of the factory was constructed and erected by ENKA, a company based in Turkey. The machineries of the plant are designed and supplied by world renowned cement technology supplier FLSmidth of Denmark. The investment capital of the first line is around ETB 1.3 billion and the second line is about ETB 2.2 billion. The company is now producing Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC), Portland Pozolana Cement (PPC), Portland Limestone Cement (PLC) and Low Heat high Sulfate Resistance Cement (LHHS). Currently the factory is producing Portland cement types which serve for light and heavy construction up to C-45 concrete grades. The factory’s production capacity is 7,000 tons per day and 2,100,000 tons of cement annually, which is achieved in 300 running days per year. The products of Messebo Cement factory meet national and international standard requirement of cement.

Quality and Technology

Our machineries and Equipment are latest and advanced, and process is fully automated, controlled by the State of the Art, computerized program. Quality is our unique feature, and all our products are controlled to maintain the specification of Ethiopian Standard (ES) and European Standard (EN). Our lab is equipped with the latest quality control by computer and X-ray analyses (QCX), and our tests are supported by Wet Chemical and Physical analyses.

Reward of Certificates

Messbo Cement Factory has two international certificate rewards
The Century International Quality ERA Award in the Gold Category, in recognition of its commitment to Quality, Leadership, Technology and Innovation.
The International Diamond Prize for Excellence in Quality Convention for Quality Research in recognition of its outstanding results in quality Management from European Society in Brussels, Belgium in December 2012.

Implmented Standards

The international ISO 9001:2015 standard is the accepted statement of the broad requirements of a quality management system.
Kaizen aims to eliminate waste in all systems of an organization through improving standardized activities and processes
SO 14001:2015 specifies the requirements for an environmental management system that an organization can use to enhance its environmental performance. ISO 14001:2015 is intended for use by an organization seeking to manage its environmental responsibilities in a systematic manner that contributes to the environmental pillar of sustainability.

Main office location

  • Messebo Cement, Mekele, Ethiopia
  • +(251) 344 409271 / 344 410863
  • +(251) 344 410863
  • Marketing & sales office
  • + (251) 344405803 /344410381
  • + (251)344408035/344407972
  • + (251) 344 405804

A.A Office

  • +(251) 11-5-58175 /59/ 60
  • +(251) 11-5-581757 / 62