Business News Sri Lanka: Kelani Breezer fan range of Kelani Cables PLC was endorsed with energy saving ‘2 Star’ certification by the Sri Lanka Standard Institution (SLSI).
Kelani Cables PLC is Sri Lanka’s number 01 company in the secure electrical and communication cables manufacturing sphere.
The ‘2 Sta’r certification was offered to the ‘Kelani Breezer’ fan after following a stringent process that included product attributes; safety, warranty certificate offered with the product, high standards and economy in electric consumption. The certificate was presented to Mr. Mahinda Saranapala, Director/CEO, Kelani Cables PLC by Dr. Siddhika Senaratne, Director General SLSI at the SLSI head office.
Havells, a leading company in India that manufactures fans and electrical items for the global market has exclusively manufactured ‘Kelani Breezer’ fans to suit the Sri Lankan marketplace according to the requirements specified by Kelani Cables PLC.
Havells sells its electrical products to over 50 countries around the world by their own brand name.
The customized ‘Kelani Breezer’ fan range has special attributes. The electric consumption is at lowest level as 74 Watts. ‘Kelani Breezer’ thus is the fan in the Sri Lankan marketplace with lowest electric consumption and it is endorsed by the ‘2 Star’ certification by the SLSI.
It functions even at lowest voltage levels and comes with a two-year warranty. The perfect angle of its blades guarantees perfect airflow. ‘Safety chain’ avoid the fan from falling down in the case of loose connection. In addition to the safety switch, it has a ‘Male/Female socket’’ for more protection.
Most fans in the marketplace have blades that gather rust. ‘Kelani Breezer’ fan has blades and upper and lower housings of the motor with Aluminum finish. Hence it does not corrode or its colour does not fade. The product comes in white, brown and ivory colours. In the months to come, ‘Kelani Breezer’ fans product portfolio will have elegant new additions.
‘Kelani Breezer’ fan has dual bearings thus it has a soothing mechanism and long lasting nature.
Mr. Mahinda Saranapala, Director/CEO, Kelani Cables PLC said, “The ‘2 Star’ certification by the SLSI endorsed our dedication to provide superior products to the marketplace. Kelani Cables products are endorsed by the customers as ‘number one’ products.”
He added, “We were motivated by the response of our loyal customers and that resulted in introducing the ‘Kelani Breezer’ fan by enhancing our product range. We got the world renowned Havells Company to produce Kelani Breezer fan to suit the Sri Lankan customer”.
Kelani Cables PLC is a one hundred percent Sri Lankan company serving the nation for 50 years manufacturing electrical and communication cables. The company achieved “Super Brands” status in the electrical and telecommunication sector in 2008 for professional supremacy it demonstrated in the electrical and communication cables sphere. The company is ISO 9001and ISO 14001 certified. In 2017 Kelani Cables won World Class Global Performance Excellence Awards and the company won the Gold Award for B2B Brand of the year at the SLIM Brand Excellence in 2012, 2013, 2016 and 2017. CNCI industrial excellence award consecutively for 3 years from 2006 to 2008 and for this achievement was recognized with CNCI industrial excellence crystal ward in 2008.
The company clinched Taiki Akimoto 5S Gold award in 2007, National Safety Gold Award in 2010, SLIM brand excellence 2013 Gold award in B2B category and SLITAD people development Gold award in 2013. In 2015 and in 2016 Kelani Cables was awarded Asia’s Best Employer Brand Award. The company won Best Green Reporter Gold award at 2016 Presidential Environmental Awards and 2016 National HR excellence Silver award. Kelani Cables was awarded the prestigious National Quality Award in 2016 for the company’s sustained business excellence.
Kelani Cables PLC is one of the first companies in Sri Lanka that is signatory to National Green Reporting System. Owing to its health and safety oriented culture and environmental stewardship, Kelani Cables PLC has been certified globally recognized ‘Responsible Care’ charter.
Image caption: Presenting of ‘2 Star’ certification of ‘Kelani Breezer’ fan. (left to right) Mr. Rohana Wadduwage (Sales Manager, Power & Energy), Mr. Anil Munasinghe (GM, Marketing), Mr. Mahinda Saranapala, Director/CEO, Kelani Cables PLC, Dr. Siddhika Senaratne, Director General SLSI, Mr. Hasitha Karunarathne (Asst. Director, Eng. Division, SLSI) and Mr. Anjelo Perera (Deputy Director, Eng. Division, SLSI)