Part of the equipment that was bought by MSU
GWERU - In an innovative development that is set to boost the construction of infrastructure, Midlands State University (MSU) has acquired new construction equipment.
The new equipment, which was officially commissioned by Acting Vice Chancellor Professor Victor Ngonidzashe Muzvidziwa, consists of a bulldozer and an excavator.
Speaking at the commissioning of the new equipment, Professor Muzvidziwa expressed hope that the new equipment will reduce costs incurred by the university in construction.
"We hope that this investment will significantly reduce infrastructural development costs as we strive to provide world class facilities," he said.
The new equipment was purchased under Sodew Investments which is a wholly owned subsidiary of MSU is expected to generate third stream income flow for the university.
Also speaking at the same event, Sodew Investments (Pvt Ltd) Acting Chief Executive Officer Tendai Chigwaza applauded the initiative saying it has come at the right time.
"The equipment comes at a time when the university is still expanding and the construction of infrastructure is a priority. We need to clear the land and for several university construction projects and this equipment will help to get the job done," Chigwaza said.local