About IMM

IMM in a nutshell

IMM IS AN INDEPENDENT EPC CONTRACTOR FOR POWER PLANTS WITH REFERENCES IN 18 COUNTRIES IN AFRICA AND ACTIVE ON THE WHOLE AFRICAN CONTINENT.

Founded in 1984, IMM has installed about 1.000 MW of power generation capacity across West and North Africa.

The countries where IMM is particularly active are: Algeria, Burkina Faso, Mali, the Republic of Djibouti, Mauritania, Guinea Bissau, Benin, Cameroon, Chad, Sao Tome, etc.

IMM’s main characteristic is a team of engineers and project managers with high technical skills in phase with a practical mind, close to our customers, used to the specificities of African projects and cost sensitive.

Driven by customer’s satisfaction, IMM’s strategy focus on unusual projects in terms of location, delays, technical solutions and environments, and requiring deep experience to fulfil the needs of its customers and find solutions to their constraints.

Today, IMM has a comprehensive list of references in Power Generations Plants, most of which consisting of full turnkey assignments. As quality improvement of our projects and services is the heart of our activities, IMM has been certified ISO 9001 in 2013 and ISO14001 in 2015.

As a responsible and recognized EPC contractor, we are proud to be a first-choice partner providing advanced technical quality, meeting very short deadlines, offering the optimal price and meeting the highest safety and environmental standards.

IMM is an independent EPC contractor for thermal, hydro, solar and hybrid power plants.

YEARS IN AFRICA

Countries

Projects

Moteurs & turbines

Our History

Since thirty-five years, IMM strives to provide solutions to secure Power Generation in Africa and structures its own organization to better serve its customers.

1984

FOUNDATION

Founded in 1984 I.M.M. provides erection services on industrial sites in various African countries.

1985

Africa

Gradually IMM specializes in Power Plants and increase his expertise by designing and implementing complete systems and delivering entire turnkey power plants projects. The first partnerships are started with major engine manufacturers, as well as long-term relationships with major electrical utilities in North and West Africa.

1988-2010

GROWTH AND CONSOLIDATION

Progressively, IMM becomes a major player in the construction of Power Plants in this part of the world. Leveraging experience, the new assignments and delivered projects become bigger and bigger.

2010

TRANSITION AND DEVELOPMENT

In the early 2010s, the original founders of IMM decide to gradually hand over their responsibility. In 2013, the new management team takes the lead of the company, pursue its development and structure the operations.

2013

ISO 9001 CERTIFICATION

In the context of its structuration, IMM is certified ISO9001 in November 2013 at the first audit.

2014

AWARD OF A PROGRAM OF EIGHT POWER PLANTS IN ALGERIA

Pursuing on a 20 years relationship, the Algerian public Company Sonelgaz awards IMM with a contract for the execution of eight power plants located in the south of the Country.

2015

ISO 140001 CERTIFICATION

Always concerned about its environmental footprint, IMM is certified ISO 14001 at the first audit.

2017

RENEWABLES AND DIVERSIFICATION

Through its project mastering and in accordance with its customer needs, IMM enters the renewables market with solar and hydro power plants. In 2017, the first consortium is signed for a common proposal with Andritz Hydro, one of the world leading hydro turbine manufacturer.

2018

FIRST HYDRO PROJECT<br /> AND PRÉQUALIFICATION FOR HYBRID AND SOLAR PROJECTS

In 2018, IMM in partnership with the French hydro turbine manufacturer HPP is awarded its first hydro project for the rehabilitation of three plants in Comores Islands, in the Indian Ocean.
In parallel, IMM is prequalified for several solar and hybrid projects.

Our approach

Each client is unique, its power generation needs are specific and his environment is particular. Our solutions are perfectly adapted to our client’s need and are highly flexible to better meet the customer expectations, its budget and deadlines.

We are keen on establishing a strong relationship with our customers, a partnership founded on empathy, transparency and technical quality, with respect for our commitments as a base of our relationship.

Achieving our objectives in terms of time and performance requires efficient collaboration with our engines or turbines partners/suppliers, always with the same concern for quality.

Responsiveness, reliability, adaptability, availability, quality, competitiveness, flexibility, service and costs are our leitmotiv.

L'Equipe IMM sur le chantier de Bralim. IMM forme et accompagne des travailleurs locaux dans le cadre de ses projets. IMM, Flexible Power Solutions

Our strengths

With more than 35 years of presence in the power generation market in Africa, IMM can rely on strong assets to achieve its missions:

Range

A comprehensive range of technical and project management skills from design to maintenance and operational support by keeping the customer at the center of our approach.

Independence

A total independence towards equipment manufacturers, guaranteeing that our proposal is the best solution that fits with our customer’s needs.

Project management

A deeply embedded project management culture, based on an integrated and highly added value technical expertise, with the sole objective of delivering quality in a very short time.

Organisation

A specific organisation, for projects and service delivery, with a team of highly skilled/experienced managers and engineers, who can quickly intervene on all sizes projects, from simple to complex. The organisation is run by our ability to work together for the sole objective of satisfying our client.

Customer Relationship

The quality of our communication and the relationship with our Customers, Partners and our Suppliers are the key to our competitiveness.

A recognized player

A successful track record in providing quality products/projects in more than 20 countries that make IMM a recognized player by the major public or private customers, global engines and turbines manufacturers as well as international financial institutions.

A growing and sustainable demand

A strong position in a market supported by a growing and sustainable demand.

Solid financial structure

A healthy and solid financial structure. IMM has sufficient financial resources to carry out its contracts without recourse to external funding.

Quality and Environment

In order to deliver the projects and services in accordance with its commitments, IMM has set up a structure allowing optimized monitoring of each phase of its operation, as well as a constant and progressive capitalization of its skills and resources.

IMM is ISO 9001 certified since 2013 and ISO 14001 since 2015.

IMM is ISO 9001 certified
Certificate number: BQA_QMS019_C_2013557
IMM is ISO 14001 certified
Certificate number: BQA_EMS019_C_2015557