|Sandvik Mining and Construction Zambia Ltd (SMCZ) is the single-largest supplier of underground equipment to the Zambian copper mining industry – a position it has held for the past 15 years. In the past seven years it has also become the biggest service provider to the mining industry for underground equipment performance contracts. |
Operating from the Zambian Copperbelt, Sandvik is well placed to support the growth of the mining industry in neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo.
Company history: The merger of Sandvik Zambia Ltd and Tamrock Zambia Ltd was completed in January 1999 and the name changed to Sandvik Tamrock Zambia Ltd. Due to recent changes within the Sandvik group, globally, this name has now been changed to Sandvik Mining and Construction Zambia Ltd.