By: Staff Writer
Colombo (LNW): Alumex PLC, a leading manufacturer of high-quality aluminium profiles and a subsidiary of the Hayleys Group, is eying on expanding its value-added offerings and solidifying its position as the leading exporter in the industry.
With a string of national recognition bestowed by major awarding bodies in 2022, Alumex is well on its way to making a significant impact on the local and global market, officials of the company said. Alumex solidifies global presence with innovative export strategies
The manufacturer is now launching an exciting new DIY (do-it-yourself) product portfolio for the local market. Consisting of wide range of products, the new range will cater to the needs of the residential market segments offering uniquely innovative solutions for their homes.
Following on investments channelled into its state-of-the-art melting plant at Sapugaskanda, Alumex will continue to drive sustainable innovation in the construction sector with the launch of its ground-breaking low-carbon aluminium range: ‘Ozon’ and Re_AI.
“The past two years have been challenging for us all. However, the success of our future and our resilience in overcoming these difficulties are anchored in our ability to expand our export portfolio, generate much-needed revenue and look after our industry stakeholders,” Alumex Managing Director Pramuk Dediwela.
“In working towards this vision, we will continue to add new products to drive export revenue while strengthening our training and capacity-building sessions for fabricators, craftsmen, students and professionals to enhance and create industry experts who can support our vision,” he added.
Alumex won prestigious awards in 2022 across multiple illustrious platforms and facets of business including the Gold Award – Machinery & Light Engineering Products Sector – 2022 NCE Export Awards for the outstanding achievement of introducing aluminium extrusions to Sri Lanka’s export portfolio.
The manufacturer further strengthened its reputation among industry heavyweights with a Gold Award and a Top 10 Winners rank at the CNCI Achiever Award 2022, and by topping the Manufacturing Sector at the National Business Excellence Awards.
Further solidifying its reputation of transparent reporting to its stakeholders, Alumex won international acclaim with Gold – Manufacturing category for its integrated report, at the CA Sri Lanka’s TAGS Awards 2022 and the Bronze Award – Best Annual Report at the Asia Integrated Reporting Awards 2021.
Similarly, the company was ranked among the Top 10 Best Integrated Reporting Awards – CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards 2022. “The awards won in 2022 reflect the hard work and dedication of our team and serve as an inspiration for us to continue setting new standards of excellence,” said Dediwela.