Category Archives: Member company news

March 8, 2018, 12:00 pm By Sajitha Prematunge   It was inaudible at first but one gradually became aware of the multitude of throaty croaks that made for the frog call music of the evening. The Jetwing auditorium, Colombo 7, where the book was launched, was adorned with cardboard frogs peeping from leaves, in keeping […]

Friday, 2 March 2018 00:00 ACCA Sustainability Reporting Awards present 14 awards across 7 industry categories Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO) on Wednesday proudly accepted the overall award as Sri Lanka’s most transparent company at the ACCA Sri Lanka Sustainability Reporting Awards, which has for over 14 years felicitated Sri Lanka’s best sustainability reports. Adjudged Overall […]

Tuesday, 27 February 2018 00:00 Cinnamon Hotel chain is taking its overarching promise of inspired living to one of their key stakeholder segments at Habarana Village by Cinnamon, spearheading a novel initiative of sustainable and resourceful farming in the drought-ridden region. Habarana Village by Cinnamon, also a popular tourist destination during the dry season, due […]

February 25, 2018, 8:30 pm DIMO Agribusinesses, the agriculture arm of Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO), recently entered into partnership with Plantchem (Pvt) Limited and Plantseeds (Pvt) Limited to expand its footprint in the Agriculture business. The new partnership will enable DIMO Agribusinesses to expand its product portfolio in crop care solutions, seeds and […]

2018-02-23 00:10:23 Access Engineering PLC, one of the foremost civil engineering companies in Sri Lanka, is making a swift progress in the construction of the Deduru Oya water supply project, Ridi Bendi Ela, Maho. Recognising the urgent requirement to control the growing threat of chronic diseases rapidly spreading across the areas of Nagollagama, Maho and […]

February 21, 2018, 10:07 pm DATS Technical Competency Development General Manager Jobst Ferber (second from left) receives the certificate from German Chamber of Commerce Vocational Education and Training (VET) Head Judith Evers. German Chamber of Commerce Vocational Education and Training Consultant Holger Klitschke and DATS Assistant Training Manager – Vimukthi Randeny are also in the […]

2018-02-05 10:03:08 The inauguration ceremony for the second batch of students of the combine harvester training programme was held recently at DIMO Na Sevana technical training academy. This programme is an initiative of the Ministry of Skills Development and Vocational Training and is funded by the Asian Development Bank. Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO) […]

Access Engineering Ltd., the leading value engineering solutions provider in Sri Lanka, successfully concluded a four-day e-waste management program on 6 June, which was organised in conjunction with 2012 World Environment Day celebrations. The program, themed ‘Green Economy through E-Waste Management’ is part of the company’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives and commenced operations on […]

Every year for the past nine years, Insee Cement has been rescuing and carefully relocating all species of fauna at the company’s Aruakalu quarry, Puttalam in the North Western Province. This animal rescue operation is conducted in partnership with the International Union of the Conservation of Nature (IUCN). The process of detecting the slow moving […]