The $51-million upgrade of the telecoms and signalling system along Zambia s Livingstone Chingola
railway line expected to be completed in 2016, improving safety, efficiency and throughput, information and communications technology company Huawei Railway Solutions.
Vedanta got its hands on the biggest slice when it bought up the Chingola
Meanwhile, Mumba revealed plans by the RDA to construct a dual carriageway between Chingola
and Mutanda in Solwezi to cater for the forecasted increase in traffic on the road.
The 590km line will connect Chingola
in the Copperbelt to Angola's Benguela Railway at the Zambian-Angolan border.
Libya's national team players are back home, basking in the glory of qualifying for next year's CAF Africa Cup of Nations finals after the scoreless draw in Chingola
against group winners Zambia.
Although [Zambian] production was hampered by the mining accidents that occurred at KCM's Chingola
open pit mine and the temporary closure of the Luanshya mine," the newsletter said, "Zambia's key economic indicators for last year faired relatively well against the target.
Spratley started his career in Chingola
, Zambia as a member of the Computer Mine Planning department of Nchanga Consolidated Copper Mines.
Contract Awarded to Build a 290km railway linking copper mines at Lumwana and Solwezi with smelters at Chingola
near the border with Democratic Republic of Congo
Vedanta Resources subsidiary Konkola Copper Mines owns the only smelter in Africa, the Nchanga in Chingola
, with a capacity of 311,000 tonnes.
The first phase of construction will be 290 km long running from Kansanshi, Chingola
, Kalumbila and Lwama mines located on the Northwestern part of Zambia.
This situation at Konkola, Chingola
and other Zambian copper mines reflects a condition that pertains throughout the southern African subcontinent.
Zambia may have a new private railway in the future, connecting it to Angola and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) beginning from Chingola
, a northern city in Zambia s copper region