Educational Scientific & Technical Equipment Company (ESTEC) Ltd was established in 1980 as a privately registered company in accordance with Kenyan laws. Our primary mission is to deliver analytical solutions to testing laboratories throughout the East African region, through the provision of analytical testing instruments. Our main offices are conveniently located in Nairobi at the West 1 Building, 4th Floor, situated at the corner of Wambugu Grove, off Parklands Road.

Over the course of the past 43 years, our company has evolved into a trusted and reliable partner for a diverse clientele across various sectors and industries. These include Pharmaceuticals, Research, Food and Beverages, Regulatory & Compliance, Petroleum, Agriculture, Environmental Management, and Education. ESTEC has garnered the trust and support of renowned global brands from Europe, Asia, and the USA, serving as their exclusive distributor. Notable among these brands are Shimadzu (Japan), Anton-Paar (Austria), Gerhardt (Germany), Phenomenex (USA), and many others.

In 2009, ESTEC achieved ISO/IEC/17025:2005 accreditation from the Kenya Accreditation Services (KENAS) for the calibration of balances, further cementing our commitment to quality and precision. We have established a formidable presence in the regional market with strong presence in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia, Southern Sudan, and Rwanda.

Our team is a testament to our dedication to excellence, comprising highly skilled, experienced, and dependable engineers who excel in the installation, training, and servicing of analytical instruments. Additionally, we have an application specialist, two pharmacists, and a well-trained, experienced sales staff. To enhance our service efficiency, we maintain a stock of essential equipment and spare parts at our Nairobi and Kampala workshops.

At ESTEC we nurture and cultivate a culture of serving relationship with each customer and this is why we don’t just deliver, we see you through the equipment life-span.

In fulfilling our obligations, we are guided by our core values of Professionalism, Integrity, Reliability & Honesty.

Founding: 1990

Employees: 40
Focus: Supply, Installation, Training and service of analytical laboratory equipment.


“ Improve The Livelihood of People Through Efficient Testing of Products.”


“To be a leading provider of quality analytical testing equipment in East Africa region thereby improving the livelihoods of people through quality and safe products.”

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