Kandy Sinhalese Traders’ Association/SLIC, sign MoU
Kandy Sinhalese Traders’ Association signed an MoU with the Sri Lanka
Insurance Corporation (SLIC), to provide insurance facilities to its
members at the 38th anniversary celebrations of the organisation held at
the Mahaweli Reach Hotel recently, in the presence of President Mahinda
Rajapaksa. Chairman, Sri Lanka Insurance, Gamini Senarath and President,
Kandy Sinhalese Traders’ Association, Buddhi Ramawickrama exchange the
MoU. Governor, Central Province Tikiri Kobbakaduwa, Chief Minister
Sarath Ekanayake, Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage, and MPs Dilum
Amunugama and Lohan Rattwatte were also present.
Synex Group receives ISO 9001-2008 certification
Total turnkey (design and build) solutions provider Synex Group of
Companies with a presence in Bangladesh, Vietnam and India has been
awarded the ISO 9001-2008 certification by Moody International.
Group Managing Director R.P.P.
Senarathna receiving the ISO certificate from Key account
Manager Moody International Pakistan, Muhammad Akhtar.
The certificate is valid for three years and verification audits will
be done annually.
The group consists of four companies which are engaged in handling
local projects related to the garment industry, overseas projects, large
non-garment related projects and Synex Engineering focusing on extra low
Services offered by the group include total turnkey solutions and
installations, computer aided lighting design systems, design and
manufacture of reflectors for fluorescent lamp fittings, designing of
all systems according to local and international standards, power
generation and distribution systems and office automation systems.
Established in 1999 as a single company today the group has the
capacity, expertise and experience to provide electrical solutions be it
extra low voltage or a high voltage system, said the Group Managing
Director R.P.P. Senarathna.
Synex is registered at the Institute of Construction Training and
Development (ICTAD) under the EM01 category on financial terms and has
also obtained the membership of the US Green Building Council in 2009.
Senarathna said “Obtaining ISO certification proves that the systems
are in place and we are benchmarked. The senior management of Synex are
qualified engineers (except for the accountant and CEO) which proves
that we are committed to quality.
Project Manager Moody International Sanjeewa Senevirathna said that
in civil construction most have got ISO certification but only a few
have done so in the EM category. According to the company policy of
Moody International, they cannot hire local auditors to conduct audits
which ensures that the audits are not biased. Senarathna, a qualified
engineer by profession has more than 30 years of experience in the field