Awards & Recognition
Award for SBU Logistics
SBU: Logistics bagged an award in the ‘South Asia Maritime & Logistics Forum 2017’, which was held at The Lalit Mumbai on 7th September 2017. The Award was given away in recognition of the CSR initiatives taken by our company. Mr. Manas Kumar Ganguly, COO [Logistics], Mr. P P Rathnakar, Regional Head-FF [West] and Mr. Rajesh Raghavan, Chief Manager [CFS, Mumbai] received the award on behalf of Balmer Lawrie.
Award for Manufacturing Units
Industrial Packaging (IP) Plant at Navi Mumbai, Greases & Lubricants (G&L) Plant at Silvassa and Leather Chemicals (LC) Plant at Manali, Chennai won the National Awards for Manufacturing Competitiveness (NAMC), a unique Awards Program instituted by International Research Institute for Manufacturing (IRIM). The Awards function was organized by IRIM on 22nd September 2017 at ITC Maratha in Mumbai. The IP Plant won the Gold award and the G&L Plant and LC Plant won the Bronze award.
Balmer Lawrie receives CSR Award
Balmer Lawrie was presented the prestigious “Social Responsibility Award” by the Governor of Tamil Nadu, Dr. K Rosaiah in a special function organised by Help Age India on 1st October, which is observed as the “International Day for Older People”. Balmer Lawrie was given this award for its unstinting support to cause of elders in collaboration with Help Age India.Ms. Shyama Gopakumar, Sr. Manager (HR) Southern Region received the award on behalf of the Company.
Award for CFS Chennai
CFS, Chennai won the "Container Freight Station of the Year" Award, given by Gateway Media, in recognition of demonstrating highest productivity; low turnaround time and achieving environmental and safety certifications during the year 2011-12. The award also recognizes the active role of the company in making investments to add further capacities during the year. The Gateway Awards are instituted to recognise and showcase outstanding achievements and exceptional accomplishments of individuals and organizations in the Indian maritime industry. Mr. Ananda Sengupta, COO [LI] received the award on behalf of the Company in a function held on April 18, 2013 at Hotel Vivanta by Taj - President, Mumbai.
In recent times, BL has been recognized for its contribution to CSR activities.
- 2011 - Silver Plate Award from Helpage India
- 2012 - "CSR Corporate Governance Award" from Institute of Public Enterprise (IPE)-Hyderabad