LAUGFS Lubricants powers nation by tying up with Lanka Sugar Company

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In line with the company’s core focus on supporting local businesses, LAUGFS Lubricants partnered Lanka Sugar Company (LSCPL) to provide lubrication solutions to LSCPL’s vehicle fleet. 

Signifying the highest profit in history, LSCPL has made many improvements within their premises, where one significant investment is the establishment of their own vehicle service station powered by LAUGFS Lubricants. The two companies symbolised the partnership at a formal ceremony held at LSCPL recently. 

A host of dignitaries graced the occasion, including Minister of Plantation Industries Dr. Ramesh Pathirana, State Minister of Development of Minor Crops and Export promotion Janaka Wakkumbura, Member of Parliament Jagath Pushpakumara, LSCPL Chairman Janaka Nimalachandra, LSCPL Director/Chief Executive Officer Gamini Rasaputhra, Pelwatte Unit (LSCPL) Chief Operations Officer Major Vajira Kumarathunge (Rtd), LAUGFS Lubricants Ltd. and LAUGFS Petroleum Ltd. Director/Chief Executive Officer Niroshan J. Pieries, and LAUGFS Lubricants Ltd. General Manager – Operations Tharaka Mudalige. “As a truly homegrown company with a proven track record of success, we believe in supporting other local businesses to pursue growth and become powerful entities. In recent times, LSCPL has been able to achieve turnaround financial performance with continuous increase in production. This partnership enables us to support LSCPL’s journey of success and sustainable growth,” commented LAUGFS Lubricants Ltd. General Manager – Operations Tharaka Mudalige. 

LSCPL is a fully Government owned company under the Treasury of Sri Lanka, managed by the Ministry of Plantation and its State Ministry of Development of Minor Crops including Sugarcane, Maize, Cashew, Pepper, Cinnamon, Cloves, Betel Related Industries and Export Promotion. The Company’s main focus revolves around stopping the unnecessary flow of foreign exchange through helping the country to become completely self-sufficient in sugar production.

LAUGFS Lubricants is the only homegrown lubricant brand amongst multinational players, offering lubricant solutions to every class of motor vehicles. LAUGFS Lubricants Tribology Plant operates a state-of-the-art research and development centre which is ISO 9001:2015 certified while the laboratory testing possesses the ISO/IEC 17025:2017 certification and is the only Sri Lankan lubricant company to hold licenses from the American Petroleum Institute, which defines global industry standards for motor oils.