Vidullanka clinches Gold Award at Taiki Akimoto 5S Awards 2019

VIDULLANKA PLC, one of Sri Lanka’s leading power producers recently won a mammoth of awards and recognition for being commendable in 5S practices from the Japanese Sri Lanka Technical and Cultural Association (JASTECA). The highly respected alumni society with an active global network identifies the best performers in the country who excel in the practice of 5S practices after a series of audits conducted by industry experts.

The Association upholds the benchmark of excellence for companies practicing Japanese productivity concepts such as the globally accepted 5S system for organizing, promoting efficiency, effectiveness, and safety. JASTECA award ceremony was held for the 24th consecutive year at the Grand Ballroom of Hotel Galadari.

VIDULLANKA PLC- Nilwala Vidulibala Mini hydropower plant in Morawaka won the coveted Gold Award in the small category while VIDULLANKA PLC Wembiyagoda MHPP in Kalawana received the Bronze Award. VIDULLANKA PLC – Ganthuna MHPP in Kegalle Aranayake was presented a with merit award.

Roshan Siriwardana, Director Operations of Vidullanka PLC said, “Receiving so many awards for implementing the internationally recognized practice of 5S at our plants proves our commitment, ensuring the operation, and maintaining company standards on a par with international standards. Moreover, we conduct all our operations in an effective, efficient, and safe manner. This clearly reiterates that we manage and operate our plants at its best by maintaining a culture of high productivity and professionalism by practicing 5S in all our network.”