Luwero Industries Limited (LIL) is a subsidiary of the National Enterprise Corporation (NEC).
It is involved in manufacture and engineering to support Uganda and beyond.
The Facility is located 135km North of Kampala, 15km Northeast of Nakasongola town and 3km from Lake Kyoga with a liaison office at NEC Headquarters, Bugolobi-Kampala.
The factory manufactures and repairs armored vehicles, electronic equipment, ordnance, and agricultural equipment.
Key among other products the factory produces 7.62 X 39mm Cartridges (both Ball and Blank). It also produces a range of hardwood, softwood and composite carpentry products using modern machines like the CNC Wood router ; CNC Wood Lathe, etc.
The company has extensive metal fabrication experience in up-gunning armoured battle wagons.
Products include weapon mountings, stands, armoured gun cradles, general steel and structural fabrication.
Other services in the metal shop include drop metal forging, sheet metal bending, and induction furnaces for steel, copper and aluminum alloys. CNC Plasma metal cutting up to 80mm, precision metal brake press and guillotine shear up to 12mm of mild steel.
The company also produces and assembles
40mm low velocity grenades for the military.
LIL produces low velocity armour piercing and ant- Personnel 40x46mm Grenades.