A professional engineering design consultancy firm specialising in the field of civil engineering, structural engineering and water resources engineering.

Welcome to Hydro-Utilities

A 30 Year Glance

Hydro-Utilities was founded in 1991 by Eng. Andrew Siwela Mpala, who is currently the
company’s Board Chairman. Over the years, Hydro-Utilities has extended its services
from offering engineering design only to infrastructure feasibility assessments and
project management in all aspects of civil, structural and water resources engineering.
This covers projects carried out in Zimbabwe, and the southern African region. HydroUtilities services a broad range of clients from private developers, non-governmental
organizations, public institutions and Government departments, including but not
limited to the industrial, commercial, agricultural and mining sectors.



Your Next Project

Make contact and let us serve your civil, structural and water resources engineering needs.


Our Services

Hydro-Utilities help clients achieve their goals and vision by offering sound technical engineering advice and walking with them throughout the whole project lifecycle, from project inception, execution, operation, to monitoring and maintenance. Hydro-Utilities offer the following professional services:
Civil Engineering

Our Civil Engineering team offers much more than just great knowledge and experience.

Water Resources Engineering

Our Water Resources Management division boasts of a complement of qualified and experienced water resource experts, engineers and project managers, whom between them have over 60 years’ experience.

Structural Engineering

Over the years, Hydro-Utilities have gained strength and experience in designing and delivering structural engineering solutions

Project Management

We offer project management services for all engineering infrastructure projects using advanced methods, techniques and tools.

Technical Advisory Services

We conduct project feasibility studies and offer project technical assessments in the field of civil, structural and water engineering.

Bentley: Advancing Infrastructure

Hydro-Utilities are proud to associate with Bentley Systems who are a leading engineering
software provider that provide first-class, modern design software systems in all engineering
disciplines. Hydro-Utilities is the official agent for Bentley in Zimbabwe under channel
partner license No. 1006554987.

Bentley’s software solutions are used by professionals, and organizations of every size, for the design, construction, and operations of roads and bridges, rail and transit, water and wastewater, public works and utilities, buildings and campuses, and industrial facilities.
Bentley Systems is the infrastructure engineering software company that provides innovative software to advance the world’s infrastructure – sustaining both the global economy and environment.
This includes; MicroStation-based applications for modeling and simulation, ProjectWise for project delivery, AssetWise for asset and network performance, and the iTwin platform for infrastructure digital twins.

Our Recent Projects

Since inception, we are proud to have completed well over 200 infrastructure projects and technical
study assessments in the country and the region.

Local Authorities


Private Developers




Governmental Organizations


Non-Governmental Organizations


Agricultural & Mining Sector


Our Vision

To provide innovative, sustainable and safe civil, structural and water resource engineering design solutions that transform the world and make people’s lives better.