Fiji Sun Wednesday 06 September 2017 In a historic move by the Housing Authority of Fiji, an in-house construction arm was launched within the company on Monday.
The launch marked the company’s bid to facilitate development and construction for home buyers in consultation with contractors and heavy machinery providers.
The initiative also aims to submit design plans for houses as well as building concept.
According to its chief executive officer Punit Sethi the project involves two aspects namely the construction of houses and the development of land.
He said previously home buyers had to depend on other companies to build their houses for them.
This new initiative enables housing authority to provide the complete package to customers.
“For the first time in the history of the Housing Authority, such process of construction arm (EPC-Engineering, Procurement & Construction) is being implemented on the ground,” Mr Sethi said. Read more…