Maamba Collieries Ltd

Largest coal mining company, with a 300 MW thermal power plant in Zambia

. Product/Service Coal and thermal energy
. Shareholding ZCCM-IH: 35%, Nava Bharat Singapore Pte: 65%
. Sector Energy and Mining
. Location Maamba, Sinazongwe, Southern Province
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Company Profile

Maamba Collieries Limited (MCL) is the largest coal mining company in Zambia. MCL adopts modern, eco-friendly mining and processing methods. To add substantial value to the mining operations, MCL set up an initial 300 MW mine-to-mouth, coal-fired power plant at Maamba. This currently contributes power to the national grid and caters for the growing demand for power. Maamba Collieries Limited is situated in the mid-Zambezi valley at 17 0 21’ South and 270 11’ East with an altitude of approximately 700 meters above sea level.

Contact Information

Head Office

Maamba Collieries Limited
PO Box 99
Maamba, ZAMBIA

Lusaka Office

Maamba Collieries Limited Corporate Park,
Plot No. 20849, Alick Nkhata Road, Mass Media Area
P.O. Box 31197
Lusaka, ZAMBIA
Telephone : + 260 211 256010

Key Company Highlights

The largest coal mining company in Zambia;
Operates a thermal power plant with a current generation capacity of 300 megawatts. Phase Two of the project is aimed at adding an additional 300MW;
Has over 165 million tonnes of coal reserves in the explored area of 1,432.00 Hectares, out of a total mining lease area of 7,876.30 Hectares;
The explored area has an estimated life of mine of over 30 years.