Zimbabwe National Institute of Rock Engineering (ZINIRE) is an institute affiliated to the Iisrmnternational Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM) as a National Group and to the Chamber of Mines Zimbabwe. The institute seeks through its members to initiate and give effect to the means by which the requirements of technological advancement and scientific knowledge in the rock engineering sector of  Zimbabwe’s mining and civil engineering industries are satisfied.

Benefits accruing to members are derived from the following activities of the Institute.

a. Development of the strata control and rock engineering profession through seminars, conferences and other training opportunities;

b. Dissemination of rock engineering related information through publications, conference proceedings and the Institute’s web site;

c. Furthering research in the field of rock engineering through the identification of suitable topics and questions found to be in need of investigation.

(click here to download ZINIRE’s constitution and learn more about the benefits)


For any sponsorship and donations please contact us on admin@zinire.co.zw or click on the button below

We still appeal to our local suppliers, students and geotechnical practitioners to consider being part of the National Rock Engineering Institute as it shapes and defines the route research and development in all geotechnical related aspects will take in future.

To advertise on this website please get in touch with us on admin@zinire.co.zw

                             COMSCC Practical Examination Results

Please download COMSCC Results from the link below.

2017 COMSCC Results download

ZINIRE BNC Mine Technical Visit (15 February 2018)

All members are invited to a technical visit at BNC in Bindura. You have to arrive at the mine at 0730 hrs for access cards, medicals and induction.

Those intending be part of the visit should confirm attendance by    12-02-2018 and supply PPE sizes (gumboots and overalls) on the Whatsapp group or contact the Secretary General Mr. A. Mubvumbi ambition.mubvumbi@zimplats.com

Please confirm your attendance by 12 February 2018.

Please circulate this information to other members

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