Company name: Sentinel SteelCo Ltd
Category: Steel fabrication
Location: Bishoftu, Oromia State, Ethiopia
Expertise: TMT rebar, deformed bar.
Keywords: Concrete reinforcing bar.
Telephone number: +251 11 667 3394
Other information: Sentinel Steel PLC is in existence in Ethiopia since December 2013 with the purpose of manufacturing and supply of quality steel rebars and other products to the construction industry. Its manufacturing facility is located in Bishoftu, Oromia State, Ethiopia, approximately 50 km South East of Addis Ababa. The company's rebar manufacturing facility is intended to serve the burgeoning demand for quality steel in the local construction sector. The manufacturing operations of the company began in 2016, following the commissioning of its plant. The steel plant has an initial installed capacity of hot rolling capacity of 120,000 to 150,000 metric tonnes per annum.
Primary raw materials for the manufacturing of steel rebars are imported and in-house billets. The imported billets are used directly in the manufacture of hot rolled products. They are cut to suit the size and shape of the product to be rolled. These billets are purchased from suppliers worldwide including steelmakers located in Turkey, India, China and Ukraine.