Moroccan construction industry, has over the years -since the slowdown in 2013, witnessed a return to growth, with high demand for housing and investment in infrastructure projects continuing to drive the sector. It can be considered one of the most dynamic segments of the country and contributes significantly to the strengthening of the national economy.
The industry’s output value in real terms is expected to rise at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 4.07% over the forecast period, up from 1.26% during the review period. This record been attributed by the top construction companies in the country who have pledged dedication in delivery and efficiency of projects.The Construction companies are highly concentrated around the two economic and administrative centers of the country, Rabat and Casablanca.
The following are the top construction companies in Morocco
SMEC Morocco is one of the leading construction company that established in 1949 as a Snowy Mountains Hydroelectric Scheme, one of the largest and most complex hydroelectric schemes in the world. and has operated in Morocco since 2013.
The company is consistently recognized by world’s leading engineering bodies for their technical excellence and design innovation. SMEC is experienced in Urban and Education, Governance and Government Advisory projects in Morocco, and continues to pursue business opportunities throughout the country in the Transport, Energy, Water, Environment, and Resources and Industry sectors.
SMEC core to deliver service excellence across a range of industry sectors has earned the the company a number of remarkable projects amongst them being the Rabat Built Environment Master Plan, which will act as a major reference for Built Environment planning in Morocco. Other projects include; construction of 16 major dams, seven power stations, one pumping station, 145 km of tunnels, 80 km of aqueducts and 2,000 km of roads.
SMEC’s strength in major infrastructure projects, coupled with SurbanaJurong’s- their partners expertise in urban planning, industrial development and management advisory enable the company to provide critical value chain services to clients around the world.
The company’s remarkable work earned them a placement in NR’s annual design lists, ranking at 35 in the Top 225 International Design Firms list and at 25 in the Top 150 Global Design Firms list.
The Arab Contractors (AC)
The Arab Contractors (AC) is one of the leading construction companies in the Middle East and Africa that covers a wide spectrum of the construction industry and its ancillary services including: Public buildings, bridges, roads, tunnels, airports, housing, water & sewage projects, wastewater treatment plants, power stations, dams, hospitals, sports buildings, restoration of monuments, irrigation, producing ready-mix concrete, shipbuilding, electromagnetically projects, engineering consultancy, manufacturing and assembly of steel structures.
The company was founded by Eng. Osman, the founder of the Arab Contractors. As an example his drastic, yet planned, decision to construct bridges by Egyptians was a successful attempt to break the monopoly of foreign contractors in this technical challenging engineering specialty.
With a mission to provide high standards services and products, the Arab Contractors (AC) company developed a concept of excellence and distinction, based on the principle that the design, development, controlling, administration, service providing and work execution are according to the quality standards. Part of Arab Contractors competitive advantage comes from adopting efficient equipment management system, which looks mainly for minimizing downtime.
Arab Contractors Company provides the training opportunities to raise the workers’ efficiency, the required facilities for the sustainable improvement of the quality of the executed works and services.
Acciona is a world wide service operator both private and public-sector customers established as an international holding company for companies operating in various fields of in the construction industry and the services sector.
The company was founded in 1997 through a merger of Entrecanales Y Travora and Cubiertas Y MZOV. Before long, Acciona became a national and international leader in construction and engineering, expanding its operations to countries such as the United States, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Colombia and Mexico. It has a massive experience in construction of renewable projects, sustainable infrastructure and water project services.
Acciona construction company has received a couple recognition in Morocco through the various projects completes the major project being, construction of the 160 MW thermosolar power plant in the Ouarzazate province.
Thanks to the knowledge and skills acquired in more than 50 years, Acciona has succeeded to taking responsibility for the operation and maintenance of assets in the areas of infrastructure, industrial sectors, and cities seeking to maximize synergies, providing global and integrated management of all the activities of the services division.
Advanced Vision Morocco
Advance Vision Morocco is one of the leading construction companies in Morocco established as a limited liability electro-mechanical contracting company. The company is also one of the elite group of companies owned by Construction Products Holding Company (CPC).
It is Specialized in Design and Build of Electrical, Mechanical, Infrastructure
and renewable energy systems for Industrial, Commercial, residential, hospitals
The company’s fast delivery of projects has earned them reputation and a build up portfolio of projects including the prestigious 5-star Sama Marina (Marriott) Hotel in Tetouan, the Ritz Carlton in Marrakech, a private palace in Morocco.
Advance Vision construction company, as part of its continuous efforts to adopt with the local market, it has striven to have its business activities approved by several local governmental firms.
Société Générale des Travaux Publics- SGTM is a leading construction company established in 1971 and has since then developed a solid and accumulated experience of many assets in the construction industry.
In accordance with the international standard ISO 9001/ version 2000, the company has set up a quality management system for the sale, design and manufacture of civil engineering works which in return provides products and services strictly complying with the contractual specifications of the specifications.
From emblematic challenges, to major national projects and the mastery of huge works with a very high level of technical complexity: nearly four decades, have helped to expand and diversify the exceptional skills of the company, making them a national leader in the construction industry.
The constant growth of SGTM is primarily due to the commitment of its employees to the business project and their commitment. SGTM was also able, with them, to join an ISO 9001/2000 certification process to anticipate expectations.