Kelani Cables

Achievements

KCL has been presented with many awards for its excellent performance in terms of quality, productivity and best practices. These includes following awards:

Achievements

Kelani Cables was awarded the globally recognized Responsible care logo

Responsible Care is a collective initiative by the global chemical industry in order to improve chemical handling practices and improve work place safety.

National Cleaner Production Centre, is the authorized body in Sri Lanka to certify organizations for Responsible Care.

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SLIM Brand Excellence Awards – B2B Brand of the Year 2013 – GOLD
(Awarding Body – Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing)

Kelani was awarded for the best B 2B brand of the year(business to Business ) at SLIM Brand Excellence 2013. This was the 1st instance this category being the gold awarded.

In 2012 kelani won the Bronze awarded at SLIM Brand Excellence and there was no Gold being awarded. This clearly proves how the brand being established continuously.

We thank all stake holders for unstint support.

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Sri Lanka National Quality Awards
(Awarding Body – Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Quality and Productivity)

Award Winner 2006 | Merit Certificate – 2005

This is a contest conducted by the Sri Lanka Standards Institution. The criteria of evaluation in this competition is more or less equivalent to the internationally famous Malcolm Boldrige Award.

Summary of the judging criteria for the quality award are leadership of the top management, governance and social responsibility, strategic planning and development, customer and market focus, measurements, analysis and knowledge management, human resource focus, process management and business results.

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National Productivity Awards
(Awarding Body – National Productivity Secretariat)

3rd Place in Island wide in Productivity Award 2005 | 3rd place in Provincial Productivity Award 2005

The National Productivity Secretariat (NPS), which is established under the Ministry of Labour Relations and Foreign Employment, conducts the competition for manufacturing, services, public, and schools sectors.

The primary objectives of the competition are to improve productivity at all levels. It is generally recognized that productive enterprise in the country will result in a productive nation.

The awards evaluate criteria such as the leadership of the top management in the organization-; how the managers-; develop and motivate people to support the organization’s policies, strategies, and processes-; how the organization formulates a productivity improvement strategy, and an action plan, measurement structure, and ratios used regularly to measure overall productivity, etc.

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Kelani Cables wins Silver at National Green Award 2015

Kelani Cables clinched the Silver award in the private entrepreneur category at the National Green Awards 2015.

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National Safety Awards
(National Safety Awards 2010 – Manufacturing and Processing Sector)

Awarding Body – Department of Labour and Employees Trust Fund Board

In year 2010 Kelani awarded National Safety Awards 2010 in Manufacturing and Processing Sector.

The objectives of the awards to ensure the occupational safety and health (OSH) best practices are well maintained in the organization and its work force. National safety awards are organized by the Department of Labour in collaboration with Employees Trust Fund Board.

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Taiki Akimoto 5S Awards
(Awarding Body – Japan Sri Lanka Technical and Cultural Association)

Gold Award for overall for Best 5S | Implementer in manufacturing sector in 2007 | First Runner Up – 2006

The Taiki Akimoto 5′-S’- competition organized by the Japan Sri Lanka Technical and Cultural Association (JASTECA) is awarded for the best implementation of 5′S’ concepts and best practices.

The 5′-S’-s comprise of Seiri, which requires a clutter free environment in the working premises-; Seiton, elimination of time wasted by strict organization that allows efficient locating of required items-; Seiso, the overall cleanliness of the organization-; Seiketsu, standardization of the above mentioned concepts-; and Shitsuke, proper training and development of the 5′S concepts to assure sustainability. The award also evaluates the leadership of the CEO and management, the productivity, quality, cost, and efficient delivery of the products, as well as the safety and morale of the employees.

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SLIM Brand Excellence Awards
(Awarding Body – Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing)

Among the Selected Top Five – 2006 | Among the Selected Top Five – 2005

The popular brand excellence awards organized by the Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing with a view to recognizing the performance of brands and Brand champions at national level.

The objectives of the event are to reward the outstanding efforts of the best-performing brands in the country while raising the local brands to global standards of excellence, to encourage best practices in branding, to enhance the image of marketing in the country, and to enhance the image of SLIM in the region.

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Asia Best Employer Brand Awards 2015

6 Asia Best Employer Brand Awards is the most prestigious award a company can receive.

Kelani Cables PLC recognized and honored for the valuable contribution our brand is making to be the most sought after employer.

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CNCI Achiever of Industrial Excellence – Crystal
(Award Awarding Body – Ceylon National Chamber of Industries)

The company received the Industrial Excellence Gold Award three years (1996, 1997 and 1998) in succession, which qualified them for an acclaimed Crystal Award.

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CNCI Achiever of Industrial Excellence Awards

Awarding Body – Ceylon National Chamber of Industries

Achiever of Industrial Excellence Awards conducted by the Ceylon National Chamber of Industries (CNCI) with the objective of promoting industrial growth in the country by recognizing those entrepreneurs who have excelled in the industry.

Evaluation is made taking into account a number of criteria encompassing turnover growth, value addition, productivity, responsibility towards employees, growth and future, research and development, quality assurance, environmental responsibility, health and safety, and social responsibility.

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National Business Excellence Awards
(Awarding Body – National Chamber of Sri Lanka)

Second Runner Up 2006 | Second Runner Up 2007

The national business excellence award is conducted by the National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (NCCSL) with a view to recognizing the business enterprises, which have demonstrated excellence in business whilst contributing to the economic progress of the country.

The objectives of the competition are to recognize and reward contributions made by business enterprises to the economic progress of the country (realized growth) that have created capacity for economic growth and employment generation (future growth), to recognize enterprises that have built sustainable market competitiveness (sustainable growth), to recognize enterprises that have institutionalized best practices and business excellence, and to recognize the entrepreneurs who have demonstrated their capacity to invest.

National Convention in Quality and Productivity 2007

Awarding body – Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Quality and Productivity Following awards were received at the quality circle competition.

  • Best process of standardization in new comer organization category
  • 1st Runner up in new comer organization category
  • 2nd Runner Up in new comer organization category
  • Best description of Intangible benefits in new comer organization category
  • Best problem selection in new comer organization category
  • Most effective solution and implementation in new comer organization category
  • Best problem section award in continuous improvement team in manufacturing sector category