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ISO ‎9001:2015, 14001:2015 & 18001:2007‎
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Who We Are

Kasese Nail and Wood Industry Ltd (KNWI) is a Civil and Mechanical Engineering Contracting firm and manufacturers of Quality Timber, Steel and Concrete products. Since its incorporation in 1982, KNWI has developed experience in these fields and is capable of handling most fair sized contracts in Uganda.

On inception, the company started with two major products, wire nails and furniture, but gradually diversified into construction of buildings, roads and bridges and more recently into quarrying. KNWI is a wholly Ugandan owned company founded by Eng. Emmanuel Nsubuga (RIP)

Our Vision

To be the leading company providing quality civil engineering, building and construction, material handling, joinery and carpentry services in Uganda.

Our Mission

Deliver quality products and services efficiently and effectively.
Compliance to applicable Standards, Legal and Statutory requirements.
Empowering local talent.

Core values

• Knowledge of customer and stakeholder requirements
• Noble mindedness
• Work ethics and integrity
• Improve continuously.

Our project management and execution philosophy

  • Plan our resources and focus efforts to meet and exceed our customers’ project objectives and expectations
  • Monitor physical and financial project progress and with reviews involving key stakeholders
  • Close supervision of quality of work done through quality assurance and quality control
  • Complete and handover project on time

We take pride in our quality and timely delivery, thus our clients can always be assured their project objectives are what we put forward and we have the necessary resources to do so.
Our objective is to always meet and exceed our customers’ expectations when we are chosen to execute their projects. Our emphasis on quality, budget lines and follow through procedures ensures that client’s objectives are top priority in the planning and execution of all our processes.