Italian firm Salini Impregilo responsible for common work and building saddle dams has generally progressed, finishing 75 percent of the venture, Abraham said. Salini made an instance of more than 3 billion birr and 119 mil dollars for the price it had caused due to delays in the electro mechanical functions by MeTEC, it was said. The 6,450-megawatt limit hydropower venture is claimed by the Ethiopian ENERGY and the advisor, Roberto Manigini stated, "The electromechanical work achievement is just about 25, thirty percent, which speaks to half of the whole task. " "The problem they (MeTEC) setup such a big quantity of things collectively. Especially pursuing seven years hold off, this is a gross blunder. MeTEC's understanding up to the beginning of this dam had not been hydropower encounter. So if you don't have participation, you have to produce one… … .. They may be doing structural developing with armed service building knowledge. Certainly, there are a few risky," says the expert, Roberto Manigini.
MeTEC was developed this year 2010 by previous Primary Minister Meles Zenawi by gathering 9 organizations beforehand possessed by the Protection Ministry and including army employees, including its mind Major General Kinfe Dagnew, with close fondness to TPLF, in a a reaction to a requirement of import-substituting businesses in the developing section. It circled 70 endeavors worth several vast amounts of dollars, almost all them in sprawling mechanised vegetation. There have just been questions around MeTEC's capability to execute real projects. On 2017 June, the Auditor General informed administrators that MeTEC was paid 60 percent of the aggregate entire for Yayu Fertilizer Task, regardless of the truth it carried out just 42 percent of the duty. The work had not been completed, however the deadline for the culmination of the endeavor was 2014. This is the starting that MeTEC required from the Chinese language firm Complant, stating it might execute it reducing the trouble from $730 million to $540 million and from four years to 2 yrs.