In November 2007, the EPC contract for Angolan Social Housing Project Kilamba Kiaxi Phase I was signed. With an overall building area of 3.31 million square meters, this project was the largest overseas housing project undertaken by a Chinese company under EPC contract model.
The project was completed in October 2012. Angolan President José Eduardo dos Santos praised the Phase I of K.K. Project as the brightest pearl on the crown of Angolan reconstruction and the model for all social housing projects in Africa.
Angolan RED Social Housing Project CITIC Construction signed a framework agreement on the RED Social Housing Project with Sonangol in September 2010. According to the agreement, CITIC Construction would undertake the design, procurement, construction and infrastructure construction for housing in 20 plots in 14 provinces and cities across the country. The sub projects including 34,000 apartments in Luanda, Benguela, Namibe, Lubango and Zango are now nearing completion. So far , the first batch of apartments in the Lubango Project has been delivered to the owners. The Namibe Project has been fully handed over the owner by June 20th, 2019.