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Businesses in Solwezi Zambia

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Trident College Solwezi
Secondary school
Solwezi
The College is suitable for boarders and day students and is built upon academic spirit, innovation, great teaching and coaching and a real sense of care for the individual. The facilities are great and the teachers and support staff are outstanding, making the perfect environment for children to thrive in and fulfill their potential.
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Davis and Shirtliff
Pumps and equipment
Lusaka +6
Davis & Shirtliff provides the region with a wide selection of water pumps for different applications. The extensive range includes pumps from leading world manufacturers. This company's expertise is in the supply of borehole equipment, including quality pumps from Grundfos, Pedrollo, Dayliff and others.
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Davis and Shirtliff
Power generation
Lusaka +6
Davis & Shirtliff is a well-established company offering electric, petrol and diesel-powered generators for a wide selection of uses, ranging from small domestic to large institutional applications. In addition, they provide engines suitable for powering water pumps. The company has four branches in Zambia.
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Davis and Shirtliff
Solar and Renewable
Lusaka +6
Davis & Shirtliff is a leading renewable energy company, with a presence in Zambia and other African countries. Sourced from international manufacturers, their renewable energy products include solar panels, water heaters and pumps, wind generators, lighting, batteries, inverters and controllers.
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Davis and Shirtliff
Water treatment and Sanitation
Lusaka +6
Davis & Shirtliff offers cost-effective water treatment solutions for domestic and commercial purposes, dealing with suspended solids, salinity, hardness, trace elements and bacteria. It works with world-renowned suppliers including Dow and So-Safe. It also supplies specialized chemicals for use in water treatment systems.
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Davis and Shirtliff
Swimming pools
Lusaka +6
Davis & Shirtliff is well known in the region for its extensive range of high quality swimming pool equipment – from the company's own-brand Dayliff range of quality fibreglass products and chemicals to internationally sourced pumps, fittings, lights and accessories. Davis & Shirtliff has a qualified team that is always ready to help.
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Bookworld
Books and magazines
Lusaka +11
This company has been providing superior quality educative books and magazines to the Zambian public since 1991. Bookworld's reputation has been enhanced by their association and experience in working with publishers and booksellers worldwide. The company has developed a large network of readers across the country.
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Sentinel Kabitaka School
Pre-school
Solwezi
Early learning years at Sentinel School Kabitaka Pre school sets the standards that all early school years need to ensure that children learn and develop well. It ensures children are kept healthy and safe while the children gain the knowledge and skills they need to start school and are fully prepared for the coming primary schooling.
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Bookworld
Stationery
Lusaka +11
Bookworld is a major supplier of a complete range of leading stationery brands including exercise books, pens, pencils, paper, envelops, erasers, staplers and binder clips. The company's array of high-quality affordable products enables it to serve various markets including offices, schools, homes, and corporates.
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Sentinel Kabitaka School
Secondary school
Solwezi
Sentinel School Kabitaka offers the Cambridge curriculum, along with IGCSEs. A vibrant and balanced co-curricular programme that encompasses sport, music, art, drama and many other activities. It offers a culture of creativity, innovation and excellence and provides opportunities for service to others, self-reliance and leadership.
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Sentinel Kabitaka School
Primary school
Solwezi
Sentinel School Kabitaka Primary School teaches literacy, numeracy and science and has a bespoke curriculum for humanities. The school ensures that history and geography lessons relate to Zambia. The primary achievement is to help individuals to discover their own passions and interests, adding a new dimension to their lives.
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Mahak Lodge in Roma, Lusaka, offers 24 bedrooms (old and new wing) with tea and coffee making facilities, mini fridge, DStv and en-suite bathrooms. For the convenience of guests there is an on site restaurant offering a variety of delicious dishes. This accommodation is ideal for delegates at the conference venue.
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Walter Genius Couriers Ltd
Postal and Courier
Lusaka +8
Walter Genius Couriers provides a full international and domestic courier service with daily collections arranged at times to suit your needs. The company provides superior services in a cost effective environment, gaining an excellent reputation with its clients.
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Status Hi-Tech Zambia Ltd
Protective clothing and equipment
Chingola +3
Status Hi-Tech Zambia's passion for safety has made the company to adopt a comprehensive product range; from head to toe. These include hard hats, ear plugs and ear muffs, spectacles and goggles, gloves, respirators, work suits, overalls, dust coats, rain suits and rain coats, safety shoes and boots, fall arrest protection, safety belts, linesmen belts, mine lighting equipment, beacons, first aid equipment and more.
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Yalelo
Nutrition and Recipes
Lusaka +31
Tilapia is an excellent part of a healthy diet. Yalelo’s professional local production is lowering the cost of tilapia, making fish protein more affordable and presenting a strong value proposition relative to chicken, pork and beef. Yalelo fish enjoy a plant-based diet of local Zambian soy, maize and wheat.
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Walter Genius Couriers Ltd
Freight and forwarding
Lusaka +8
Walter Genius offers international inbound and outbound freight services by road and air. It also provides a customs clearing service through Chirundu, Kazangula, Nakonde and Katima Mulilo, and through Livingstone and Lusaka International Airports. The company is committed to delivering quality solutions at competitive prices.
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Status Hi-Tech Zambia Ltd
Fire fighting equipment
Chingola +3
Status Hi-Tech Zambia offers a comprehensive range of fire safety solutions which include portables (fire extinguishers), automatic fire detection systems (fire alarms), fire suppression systems (automatic extinguishing system), HAZMAT services (hazardous materials handling), fire consultancy services and fire fighting equipment servicing.
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Yalelo
Processing and Distribution
Lusaka +31
Yalelo's quality organic Kariba tilapia are kept frozen in cold rooms before distribution. Orders of fish are packed between layers of ice and transported by road. For long distances, refrigerated trucks are used. Yalelo fish is reared naturally and healthily and is ideal for shops, supermarkets, hotels, and lodges.
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Bookworld
eShopping
Lusaka +11
Bookworld Ltd is the largest book and stationery store in Zambia, having opened its first store in 1991. Now Bookworld is also online! Bookworld Ltd has an extensive selection of books and stationery products available to online shoppers via a user-friendly e-commerce system and provides a variety of online payment methods. www.bookworldzambia.com
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Uniturtle Industries Zambia Ltd
St. Anns Funeral Homes
Lusaka +18
St. Ann's Funeral Homes provides services in a caring, professional, and honourable manner. It also offers international body transfers and transfer of body remains, funeral insurance through their Tontozo Funeral Scheme, funeral planning assistance as well as 24-hour body collection services. St. Ann's Funeral Homes is one of the leading funeral service providers in Zambia.
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Status Hi-Tech Zambia Ltd
Environmental consultancy and training
Chingola +3
Environmental equipment supplies and consultancy services offered by Status Hi-Tech Zambia include indoor air quality monitoring, noise surveys, dust/gas monitoring, illumination surveys, environmental impact assessments as well as project briefs. Their team is well equipped with skills, equipment and expertise in product knowledge, training and experience.
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Yalelo
Aquaculture
Lusaka +31
There is a shortage of fish in Zambia and nearby countries because of decades of overfishing which has decreased natural stocks. With a world-class local management team skilled in aquaculture, Yalelo seeks to replenish supply chains and change buying patterns in Zambia, with customers consuming fresh local brands.
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Walter Genius Couriers Ltd
Office and household removals
Lusaka +8
Are you relocating? You don't have to pack your own stuff anymore when moving! Walter Genius has a team of well trained staff that help with the packing, loading, transporting and offloading of your furniture and furnishings at your new location - whether within city limits, intercity or beyond borders. The company also provides packaging material.

Solwezi

Solwezi in Zambia might be perceived as a dusty little town but it is most definitely on the rise. It is one of seven districts in North Western Province and the provincial capital.Solwezi is attracting international interest mainly for its mining opportunities. Fueled by the international interest, there is of course serious local interest! People are attracted to the growing town of Solwezi for employment and business opportunities. There is an extensive range of construction work taking place, mainly catering to the business travel sector, with many hotels, lodges and guest houses springing up.

Solwezi, Zambia and the mining industry

Kansanshi mine is in Solwezi, Zambia. It is the largest copper mine in Africa with two open pits, mainly producing copper and gold. The Kansanshi mine is owned and operated by a First Quantum subsidiary, Kansanshi Mining PLC.

Kalumbila Mine is the newest mine in Solwezi, Zambia. It is also known as the Trident project which is made up of the Sentinel mine and the Enterprise nickel project. It is also owned and operated by First Quantum Minerals which approved its construction in 2012. Construction of this Solwezi mine was completed in 2014 and the first production of minerals was achieved in 2015.

The Lumwana mine in Solwezi, Zambia is operated by Barrick Gold corporation which produced 287 million pounds of copper in 2015. It also produce cobalt, gold and uranium. Although Lumwana Mine was discovered in 1961, no serious mining was done there until Equinox Minerals Ltd became involved in 1999. Equinox was then bought by Barrick Gold.

Solwezi transport

Airports servicing Solwezi in Zambia are in Solwezi and Mwinilunga. There is the T5 main road and a new railway line is planned. This will be a 290km long new railway line connecting Chingola to the Solwezi mines, Kansanshi, Lumwana and Kalumbila. The idea is to provide better transport of minerals within Zambia.

Solwezi growth sectors

After the reopening of Kansanshi and Lumwana mine, Solwezi is attracting other sectors to the area. With the high growth population, Solwezi boasts growth opportunities for:

  • Construction - Solwezi has shortages of houses, schools and shops
  • Retail - in fact the construction of Solwezi City Mall, will be Zambia’s largest mall
  • Financial institutions - like banks and insurance
  • Education - there is a shortage of schools

Solwezi people

According to the national census in 2000, Solwezi has a population of around 266,000 people. The largest tribe in Solwezi is the Kaonde but there are also large numbers of people from the Lunda and Luvale tribe. Solwezi has a growing mix of people from all over Zambia, surrounding African countries and international countries.

Solwezi attractions

There are two main attractions in Solwezi. The Kifubwa Stream Rock Shelter has engravings dating back to the late stone age inhabitants of Solwezi. The second attraction is the Mutanda River with Mutanda falls and rapids.

Solwezi businesses

There are many established businesses in Solwezi. You can view some of them above.