Lakdhanavi Limited official receiving the award from Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe
Lakdhanavi Limited, the power generation arm of the LTL Holdings group, was presented National Occupational Safety & Health Excellence Silver Awards 2016 for the outstanding level of achievements in workplace safety and health in operating Yugadanavi 300 MW Combined Cycle Power Plant in Kerawalapitiya.
This achievement duly recognizes the company’s commitment towards setting world-class standards in safety, quality and demonstrated capability in operating large-scale thermal power plants in an efficient and safe manner. Lakdhanavi Limited was recently awarded the internationally prestigious, Sri Lankan Power Plant of the Year Award for 2016 at the Asian Power Awards ceremony in Seoul, Korea September 2016.
Lakdhanavi Limited has a proud record of having zero occupational health and safety related-major incidents for the last six years. By implementing all necessary OSH procedures and following best OSH practices, Lakdhanavi Limited has been able to introduce new safety dimensions to SriLankan thermal power generation and heavy industry.
Lakdhanavi Limited has also been recognized with ISO 9001, OSHAS 18001 and ISO 14001 certifications by DNV Norway giving credible evidence to the high standards they are always associated with. As an award-winning, truly Sri Lankan company, Lakdhanavi Ltd continues to inspire all the local industrialists as the first Sri Lankan power sector company to spread across the borders competing with key international players.
With cutting-edge technology and innovation, the company has already undertaken and completed many large-scale O&M and EPC ventures both within and beyond Sri Lankan borders bringing in foreign currency reserves while infusing world standards to the local industry.
Expressing his pleasure about the achievement, Lakdhanavi Ltd Chief Operations Officer M.J.M.N. Marikkar said, “This prestigious award is a true reflection of the dedication and endeavours of all our staff. I take this opportunity to express my heartfelt gratitude to all of them.”