"...products are produced in accordance with Tanzania Cement Standard TZS
721-1:2002 which is equivalent to East African standard for cement
EAS 18-1:2001 and European Standard for cement EN 197-1:2000."
Since manufacturing commenced in1980, the company has maintained
the good and consistent quality of our Simba brand cement products. The
success of this policy lies in:
- A well trained and motivated workforce, with the strength to
change mentalities & realities.
- Modern process facilities and operations.
- A fully equipped laboratory with modern test equipment
such as the X-ray Fluorescence Spectrometer which
provides for high testing frequencies and the prompt
correction of deviations
We have also formalised our quality controls into a quality assurance system,
which provides evidence to establish that quality related activities are being
performed eff ectively and that our cement products will set and develop
s trength according to the specifi ed standards.
Production processes are periodically checked and reviewed in order to
improve effi ciency with the least possible impact on the environment.
Tanga Cement Company Ltd. has been ISO 9001 (Quality Management
System ) certifi ed since August 2000. Our certifi cation was renewed after a
successful audit conducted by SGS-Tanzania in December 2012. The current
certifi cate number is TZ09/2009 (ISO 9001:2008 edition) and is valid from
12th January 2013 to 12th January 2016, subject to satisfactory surveillance
audits conducted twice per year.