On 25th January we have launched another ALAF Roof Gallery at Mwenge area. This is our second showroom in efforts to ensure that we bring our product and services closer to our customers and service them better.
The Guest of Honor in the launch ceremony was the District Commissioner of Kindononi District Mr Daniel Chongolo who officially opened the Roof Gallery together with the General Manager Roofing Mr Dipti Mohanty. The Guest of Honor commended the Company for their efforts to ensure that our products and services are easily accessible and available to our customers.
The plan is to develop and open 3 more Roof Galleries in key areas in Dar es Salaam this year.
Congrats to all involved in developing the showroom and make the launch a success.
ALAF recognizes the power of Installers as vital influencers in
assisting building owners to make product selections for their
roofing. To this end, they have initiated a Training Programme to
build partnerships with local installers, whilst also equipping them
with the knowledge to make informed recommendations to their clients.
The program takes the form of workshops and seminars and since its
introduction, has enrolled more than 100 installers who have become
awesome ALALF ambassadors across the country, leading to a rise in
sales and a firm market share for ALAF in the face of stiff
The 2018 SABA SABA
Trade Fair organized by the Tanzanian Trade Development Authority in
Dar es Salaam in June -July 2018, was the 42nd such
International Trade Fair of its kind.
Launched by the
Prime Minister of the United Republic of Tanzania, the Hon Kassim
Majaliwa, the show has established itself over the years as the shop
window for Tanzanian products as well as those of the East, Central
and the Southern African Region.
In 2018 more than
2,000 exhibitors from 33 different countries across the globe
participated in the exhibition, and ALAF participated for the 8th
time in a row! With a key emphasis on Lifestyle and Color-coated
roofing sheets, ALAF sought to communicate its unmatched quality and
than 300 people visited the ALAF pavilion resulting in sales of 20 MT
of color roofing sheets and Lifestyle products.
is the authorized Toyota distributor in Tanzania. For all Toyota
products and services including New Vehicles.
The Toyota building covered 19 Meters long and
79 Meters wide with the showroom and administration buildings. The
two V-shipped buildings have car showroom in the front and
administration office at the back with a 50-degree slope.
The building is located at one of the busiest and main business roads
of Dar Es Salaam, connecting to Airport from the City Centre.
ALAF Limited as the Tanzania’s Leading Steel Roofing Manufacturer & Allied Building Solution Provider liaised with the contractor CSI construction and the client M/S Toyota Tanzania and managed to secure the order of roofing the building by supplying 1500 SQM of roofing material within agreed timelines. Solution provided was SAFLOK® 700 0. 60 mm TCT with Dark Green color coated AZ100 Color plus metal roofing used from ALAF limited.
The Diamond Jubilee
is one of the leading centers in East Africa that hosts award winning
and successful international business meetings, seminars and
conferences every year. Being conveniently situated in the prime
location it is easily accessible from various important places of the
Dar es Salaam city. The building covers 65 Meters long and 100 Meters
wide with multi- gable interconnected roof. It was roofed 20 years
ago and it required revamp to match the modern roofing trend and
cater its status as the pioneer & iconic function hall in Dar es
Salaam and Tanzania in general.
ALAF Limited as the
Tanzania’s Leading Steel Roofing Manufacturer & Allied Building
Solution Provider liaised with trustees of Aga Khan Trust and managed
to secure the tender of re-roofing the building by supplying 6500 SQM
of roofing material within agreed timelines.
was TEKDEK 0.50 mm TCT with SKY BLUE color coated Aluminum metal
roofing used accompanied with world class screws “FIXTITE Class 4”
from ALAF limited.
City Lodge, a
multinational budget hotel chain was building its first Hotel
Building in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania. Hotel was expected to open its
first rooms early 2018. It comprised 147-rooms and a suite. The hotel
is located on the corner of Magore and Vijibweni streets in the Ilala
in Dar es Salaam City.
City Lodge, as one
of the big names in Hotel Industry was looking for a solution to suit
its requirement and to match with its brand name. The need was to
provide Guaranteed roofing solution, which would perform as per the
expectations of the client and at the same time to add to the beauty
of the Building Architecture.
involved its technical team with the contractor’s technical team to
come up with the client expectations and to deliver the requirements.
Indeed, it was a challenging job and as per its reputation ALAF
limited comes out shining once again and the SAFLOK® 700 concealed
Fix System was delivered to the roof, to match the requirements.
is one of the biggest market areas in Dar es Salaam city, catering to
a major percentage of the residents of the City Centre. The
inauguration of the new ALAF Kariakoo showroom was therefore an
important milestone in 2018.
DP Mohanty, Business Head of ALAF Roofing business, applauded the
ALAF team involved in the project for their commitment, and paid a
special token of appreciation for Prisca Kallinga (ALAF Customer
Service Manager) for her leadership shown during the whole project.
ALAF products and services as the total building solution &
providing technical solutions to customers are the key objectives for
us opening a Roof Gallery in Kariakoo” he commented.
Ashutosh Charan, General Manager of ALAF Coils business endorsed this
by saying “This is a huge step for ALAF to be nearer its customers
and will allow us to improve our customer service in order to attract
more customers from this area”.