NORPLAN Tanzania Branch office was established in 1979. In December 2005 NORPLAN TANZANIA LIMITED (NTL), a Local Consulting Company was registered. NORPLAN Tanzania Ltd is registered with Engineers Registration Board as a Local Consulting Company under Registration Number LCF 092. NORPLAN's Engineers are registered with relevant engineering bodies to confirm their qualification, experience and adherence to ethics as guided by these bodies. They are also registered by ERB either as Professional Engineers or Consulting Engineers. 


The Company has its offices in Plot 92, Warioba Street off Mwai Kibaki (Old Bagamoyo) Road, Mikocheni B, Kinondoni, Dar es Salaam. The office is adequate to cater for the current work force and visiting associates. To facilitate delivery of high quality services, the office is equipped with the state-of-the-art communication and consulting office equipment. The equipment and facilities include, modern computers, server, A0 Color Plotter, printers, fax machine, photocopiers scanners and wireless internet connection. Others include Four-wheel drive vehicles, modern surveying equipment and drilling rigs for geotechnical and foundation investigations. The Company is also ISO 9001:2015 certified.


NTL is a member of Association of Consulting Engineers Tanzania (ACET) hence being directly affiliated with GAMA as well as FIDIC.  We therefore do not have interests in manufacturing or any other business that is likely to create conflict of interest with projects of our Clients.

NORPLAN Tanzania Ltd is organised under SEVEN main divisions. Activities of different divisions are shown below. Each division is headed by a Division Director.

Geotechnical and Materials Testing Engineering Division
  • Soil investigation and foundation design for buildings and bridges projects within various media including in rock, soil etc.
  • Supervision of geotechnical and soil investigations  including collection of samples 
  • Carrying out various soil tests in our laboratory 
  • Preparation of various professional reports in the field of geotechnical and soil.
  • Provision of advices/recommendations on the foundation designs for various structures on the basis of geotechnical findings
  • Design for slope stabilities and embankment protection works
  • Supervision of foundations and earth works constructions
Oil and Gas Engineering Division
  • Design and supervision for the onshore structures 
  • Soil investigations for oil related structures
  • Supervision for the oil and gas structures
  • Supervision of HSE compliance during the implementation stage of the construction.
  • Environmental and social impact assessments related to oil and gas projects
Water Resources, Supply and Sanitations Division
  • Feasibility studies of Water Supply and Sanitation Projects
  • Detailed design of water supply systems, sanitation systems and treatment plants
  • Detailed design and construction supervision of hydraulic structures / River Engineering.
  • Water resources management studies
  • River basin Management Studies
  • Hydrology Modelling
  • Irrigation Schemes
  • Hydropower Simulations
Environmental and Social Impact Assessment Division
  • Feasibility studies
  • Institutional support and training
  • Environmental and social impact assessment
  • Enviromental Audit
  • Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Ecology and biodiversity
Highway and Transportation Engineering Division
  • Condition survey and Pavement evaluation
  • Topographic and Cadastral Survey
  • Traffic Survey
  • Feasibility studies
  • Detail design and preparation of Tender Documents
  • Measurement and cost control
  • Project Management and Construction Supervision.
  • Technical Audit
  • Environmental and social impact assessment
Energy and Building Services Division
  • Buildings Electrical, Telecommunications, Interior and Exterior Illumination, Fire Alarm and Detection, Lightning Protection and Earthing Services.
  • Data, Voice and Image networks for buildings.
  • Electrical substations, Distribution Systems, Power supply to townships and Industrial developments.
  • Electrical load analysis, Illumination levels analysis, cooling and ventilation loads analysis.
  • Environmental and social impact assessment
  • Operation and maintenance of Hydropower Plants
  • Project Management
  • Hydropower System design and Construction Supervision
  • Institution Development
Structural and Bridge Engineering Division
  • Condition survey and rehabilitation planning for existing structures 
  • Quantity surveying 
  • Tender Document Preparation and Management
  • Soil investigation and foundation design for buildings and bridges projects
  • Feasibility studies, structural designs and detailing for buildings and bridges.
  • Preparation of specifications for structural works
  • Supervision of building and bridges construction work