New Baron Levêque International Afrique (NBLIA)

NBLIA (New Baron Levêque International Afrique) is specialised in metal manufacturing, sheet metal working and boilermaking.  

The company was created in 1989 following the takeover, by Groupe Forrest, of the Belgian company Baron & Lévèque. 


Industrial installation

NBLIA design, manufacture and install factories and metal structures. In the DRC, the company has built many sheds, turnkey factories and other metal structures.

The company owns all the machines needed to manufacture and install large-scale structures on site.

The manufacture of the metal components is carried out in its Lubumbashi workshop.

Metal workshop

The 6,000 m² workshop in Lubumbashi produces many metal products:

  • GALVA frames for the roofs of all types of buildings.
  • aluminium door and window frames
  • self-supporting cladding sheets, used to cover buildings
  • all types of metal beams for building frameworks and walls, metal structures for both large industrial plants and houses or garages.
  • a wide range of metal products, according to its customers’ demands.

Private sector subcontracting

NBLIA is a Congolese company. It is certified for carrying out subcontracting activities in the private sector in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

NBLIA’s social commitment

NBLIA participates in the actions of the Foundations of Groupe Forrest and supports them financially.

Avenue Kibati, 20
Lubumbashi. R.D.Congo
Tél. +243 (0)84 189 06 00

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