Who we are.

Based in the northwestern province of Zambia, VERNKEM Innovations Zambia Limited is a private Zambian company in the business of providing Building Construction,Property Maintenance and Waste management services to companies and organisations all over Zambia. Over the five years we have been in operation, we have built a reputation as a reliable company that can be trusted to deliver quality products and services to our clients in a timely manner; and our client list continues to grow. VERNKEM Innovations has the distinct advantage of a closely-knit team of proficient workers. Our customers are thus assured of efficient and personal service. We are proud to be associated with a number of leading companies in Zambia and beyond. These partnerships mean that we are able to provide goods and services to our clients at affordable prices. At Vernkem Innovations, we are Driven to Deliver. 

What we do.


Are you a body corporate or manager of sectional title units looking for a 10 year maintenance plan as well as a reliable contractor in Zambia to carry out the work?


We provide a full building service and make your project come to life with a comprehensive approach; supplying all the services you require including building…


We offer waste management services to commercial and industrial centers, as well as households and offices: Our services include: Refuse Collection and disposal…

The Team Behind Vernkem.

Vernon Kipume


Bachelor of Business Admin, Dip CA Zambia, PMI Project Management, TEF Entrepreneur.

Leanor K.Kipume


Masters in Finance

Jimmo Kantumoya


Bachelor of Science Quantity Surveying and Masters Project Management

Elizabeth Jere


Acca Diploma

Our Story.

With  increased mining activity in the 2010s, Solwezi district experienced a boom in business activity. Living and working in Solwezi at the time, Vernon Kipume established and registered Vernkem Innovations in 2014 to provide Building Construction,Property Maintenance  and  Waste-management Services to companies in Solwezi and the North western province as a whole. The company took off, serving clients in Solwezi and Kalumbila; and continued to grow as a business due to its established values and personal service. Vernkem Innovations, today, is supported by a team of experienced personnel who provide a reliable and quality service to all customers. We treat our core values of quality, reliability and integrity as standard, and endeavor to grow and nurture relationships with new customers. We pride ourselves in the fact that a significant amount of our workload is resultant from repeat business and is testament to the importance we place on customer satisfaction. We continue to strive towards becoming a complete multi-disciplinary practice and offering our unique service to clients all over Zambia and beyond.

Our Values: 

VERNKEM Innovations is built on three Core Values. These values shape the way we do business with our customers, our partners, and each other. They express the company we want to be and they guide us in the decisions we make every day. The QUALITY of each good and service we deliver The RELIABILITY to deliver in time The INTEGRITY to do what’s right.

Our Mission: 

To offer our clients the finest quality and best selection of products with the quickest service in the industry; designed to meet or exceed our client’s expectations

Our Vision: 

To be the premier service provider of choice through excellence and efficiency in all aspects, by consistently delivering quality goods and services that protect the quality of our environment.

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