Misenge Environmental & Technical Services 2017-06-29T12:16:33+00:00

Misenge Environmental & Technical Services Ltd (METS) is a multifaceted full service company with a traceable excellent knowledge and record of environmental management in the mining and mineral processing industry in Zambia. Misenge Environmental and Technical Services Ltd is a 100% owned subsidiary of ZCCM-IH.


Misenge Environmental and Technical Services Ltd (METS) is the former Environment Department of ZCCM Investments Holdings Plc (ZCCM-IH). The Department traced its existence back to 1994, when Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines (ZCCM) Ltd established Group Environmental Services (GES), with designated personnel at the Operations Centre of ZCCM Ltd and at each of the operating divisions. In 1997, in order for ZCCM Ltd to comply with the Mines and Minerals Act of 1995, GES spearheaded the development of the ZCCM Ltd Environmental Impact Statement for Chambishi, Chibuluma, Kansanshi, Konkola, Luanshya, Mufulira, Nampundwe, Nkana, Nchanga mines and Ndola Lime Company Ltd. Following the privatization of the assets of ZCCM Ltd and the transformation of the Company into ZCCM-IH, the GES was transformed into an Environment Department with the responsibility of addressing the Government of the Republic of Zambia (GRZ) and ZCCM Ltd statutory and contractual…

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To be a leader in the provision of environmental consultancy and technical services in Zambia and within the SADC region.


The main business objectives are:

  • To extinguish all the legacy environmental obligations of the parent company, ZCCM-IH;
  • To extend provision of environmental consultancy services to other clients within Zambia and abroad;
  • To provide quality analytical services to clients within Zambia and abroad;
  • To promote excellence in radiation protection for our clients and provide practical, cost effective radiation protection solutions for our clients; and
  • To grow the business from inception to a fully-fledged environmental and analytical services provider within the shortest time possible.


METS professionals have the technical expertise, strength in project management, and a focus on delivery of high quality products to its clients. METS offers specialized services in the following areas:

1. Environmental Services

  • Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
  • Environmental Project Brief (EPB)
  • Environmental Due Diligence (EDD)
  • Project Management
  • Environmental Audits
    – Hazardous Waste Assessment, packaging, transportation and disposal
    – Revegetation of tailings dams
    – Remediation of contaminated sites

2. Radiation Safety
As regulations and radiation safety requirements change, METS will provide invaluable assistance to our customers to ensure that their radiation safety programs are safe and in compliance with existing regulations and best industry standards.

METS Location

Misenge Environmental and Technical Services Limited Head Office is located at Investments House, Plot 1591 Kantanta Street in Kitwe and also operates an Office and runs an Analytical Services laboratory in Kabwe.

METS Contact Details

Investments House
Plot 1591 Kantanta Street
P.O. Box 20172
Kitwe, Zambia
Phone: +260 212 245822, 245819
Cell: 0966 782893 / 0977 203489 / 0978 372828

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Extract from 2016 annual report

Misenge Environmental and Technical Services Limited (METS) earned a total of K6.22 million as revenue for the year ended 31 March 2016 (2015: K6.23 million). METS recorded a loss after tax of K2.9 million (2015: K0.6 million).

METS was awarded a contract as a project management consultant frm during the nine month preparatory stage of the Zambian Mining Environmental Remediation and Improvement Project (ZMERIP). ZMERIP is a World Bank led project whose “objective is to reduce environmental health risks to the local population associated with the mining sector in critically polluted areas in Kabwe and Copperbelt provinces through improved capacity of the key institutions”. This is expected to improve METS’s income base going forward.

There were no dividends declared during the year under review (2015: nil).

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Extract from 2015 annual report

Misenge Environmental and Technical Services Limited (METS) reported a total revenue of K6.2 million for the year ended 31 March 2015 (2014: K2.1 million). Of the revenue, K3.3 million was realised from the recurring services to ZCCM-IH, K0.8 million was from the management of ZCCM-IH’s statutory and contractual obligation and K0.96 million was earned from other clients. The revenue generated from other clients was mainly from environmental consultancy services (59%), and from radiation consultancy services (36%) with the balance realised from analytical services. METS recorded a loss after tax of K0.6 million (2014: K3.4 million loss).

During the period under review, Misenge undertook the construction of a new Analytical Laboratory and the extension of the old laboratory in Kabwe. The new laboratory will provide expert chemical analyses of metals, water, radiation, blood, soil and other minerals. The budget for the construction and extension was K1.6 million. As at 31st March 2015, all major construction works were completed for the new laboratory. Additionally, all the lab equipment was purchased except for the fume and dust extractors that required an additional K0.75 million. The Misenge board approved the additional funding to expedite the installation of the new lab equipment.

There were no dividends declared during the year under review (2014: Nil).

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