JVChantete Earthworks Limited


is an amalgamation of two Zambian companies, JV CIVILS LTD & CHANTETE MINING SERVICES LTD. They offer a wealth of support through expertise and knowledge gained over more than two decades. Experience gained from many successful contracts with large mining houses in Zambia.


JVChantete loads & hauls millions of metric tons per year of material.  JVChantete runs several contracts with effective BCM mining rates that help the client move their ore and waste at a competitive price. The Company has a fleet of over 100 machines and excellent back up support to increase utilization and decrease down time.


At our company, we specialize in providing top-quality civil bulk and earthworks services to clients. Our team of experts has extensive experience in handling all types of earthworks projects, including site preparation, foundation excavation, grading, trenching, and backfilling.  We understand that each project is unique, and that’s why we take a customized approach to every job we undertake. We work closely with our clients to understand their specific needs and requirements, and we strive to deliver solutions that meet or exceed their expectations.


JVChantete has a well-established track record in the construction and maintenance of secondary and feeder roads.  This applies to both the mining and Governmental sectors of the market.


JVChantete has vast experience in carrying out bush clearing & topsoil removal preparation. This includes tree felling, root bowl removal, windrowing, anthill demolition, anthill spreading and grade levelling to allow for drainage


JVChantete has become the Contractor of choice for the large mining houses in Zambia for all Environmental and Mine Rehabilitation works.  Environment and rehabilitation works are critical for preserving and protecting our natural resources and ecosystem.  At our company, we are committed to providing top-quality environmental and rehabilitation services to clients.  

Our team of experts has extensive experience in handling a wide range of environmental and rehabilitation projects, including site remediation, land reclamation, wetland restoration, and erosion control.  We understand that each project is unique, and we take a customized approach to every job we undertake. 


JVChantete has during its mining operations been involved in blast hole drilling on some of the sites we have operated on.

We use state-of-the-art drilling equipment and technologies to ensure that we complete projects efficiently and to the highest standards of quality. 

If you’re looking for a reliable, experienced, and customer-focused blast hole drilling contractor, look no further than our company.


Key Suppliers

We have firm ties with the original equipment suppliers. They are Bell Equipment, Babcock International Ltd,  Hitachi Zambia, Barloworld Zambia, Liebherr Zambia and BIA Zambia.

Overall, these key suppliers play a crucial role in the mining industry, providing the materials, equipment, and services needed to extract and process minerals while protecting the safety of workers and the environment. 



High Quality Construction Management

What makes JVChantete stand out is our people. The Company’s operations, engineering and maintenance personnel are some of the best in the business.

They work hard in a demanding environment. Personnel responsibility and opportunity are cornerstones of our management approach.
At JVChantete what stands out – is our people. 

No Project Too Big Or Too Small

JVChantete specializes in macro earthworks projects. This includes Contract Mining, Crushing and Screening and Civil  Infrastructure projects. Selecting and providing the correct equipment is only part of the foundation for every successful project. Experienced competent personnel and business partners are an essential requirement. This ensures the safety of employees and the timely execution and success of any project.

Our vision is to be the leader in the Mining and Construction Industry.  We do this through our technological innovations, interdisciplinary knowledge and skills.

JVChantete Earthworks Limited’s mission is to strive to have a competitive advantage. This we do through the provision of service excellence and by giving our clients the best value for money.

The management team strives to train and empower Zambians in high-quality and safe operating practices.

We partner with our clients to develop customised solutions. We then deliver quality work swiftly and efficiently without sacrificing safety standards. 

We have a personal approach to whatever task we are doing. It makes us proud and motivates us to be responsible and accountable. We develop our technical resources utilising constant upgrades, training and scrutiny. So we find better ways and techniques alongside the skills development of our people.

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Experienced Quality People

When it comes to building a successful business, having a team of quality people is essential. These are individuals who bring the skills, experience, and drive needed to help your company thrive. Here are some key attributes that make for a quality team member:

Experience: Quality people bring experience and expertise to your business. They have a track record of success and can apply their knowledge to help your company grow.

Passion: Quality people are passionate about what they do. They are committed to achieving their goals and are always looking for ways to improve and innovate.

Positive Attitude: Quality people have a positive attitude that is infectious. They bring energy and enthusiasm to the workplace, and inspire their colleagues to do their best work.

Communication Skills: Quality people are effective communicators. They listen carefully, share their ideas clearly, and collaborate well with others.

Flexibility: Quality people are flexible and adaptable. They can work well in a variety of settings, and are able to adjust to changes in the business environment.

Teamwork: Quality people understand the importance of teamwork. They are willing to collaborate with others, share their knowledge and expertise, and work together to achieve common goals.

When you have a team of quality people, your business is more likely to succeed. These individuals bring a wealth of experience and expertise to the table, and are committed to achieving their goals. They inspire others with their positive attitude, and work well in a variety of settings. With their strong communication skills, flexibility, and willingness to work as a team, quality people are an essential component of any successful business.

We’ve Been Building For Over 20 years

Our experience, competent personnel and business partners are essential requirements to ensuring safety, a timely execution and a successful delivery of all our projects.