3,861 firms register with National Council for Construction

THE National Council for Construction (NCC) has registered and issued a total of 3,861 certificates to construction companies for the 2014/2015 registration period.

NCC Board chairperson Patrick Kampengele said from the 3,861 companies registered, 95 per cent were local and five per cent were foreign.

Mr Kampengele said the number was expected to rise to above 4,000 by the end of the year.

He said NCC also conducted skills training for 378 students in various skills such as paving technologies, operation of earth moving equipment to management of consultancies.

He was speaking at the official opening of the contractors and stakeholders’ consultative meeting in Lusaka last Thursday.

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