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DIMO Medical Division takes part at the Radiology Congress 2013

August 21, 2013

The 12th Annual Academic Sessions of the Sri Lanka College of Radiologists and the 7th SAARC Congress of Radiology was held at the Cinnamon Grand hotel, Colombo from the 15th to the 18th August 2013. The theme of the event was “Early Detection, Minimal Invasion & Fewer Hazards for a Better Tomorrow”. DIMO Medical Division took part at the above event and promoted the World’s Best Engineered Medical related brands. Following images are of the DIMO stall, which probably was one of the best at the event.

DIMO introduces LeeBoy construction machinery

DIMO introduced the LeeBoy range of construction machinery to Sri Lanka with the LeeBoy Backhoe Loader on Friday (16thAugust 2013) with a glamorous event at Kingsbury Hotel. Mr Ranjith Pandithage, Mr Channa Weerawardena, Mr Sarath Algama, Mr Ajit Algama, Mr Chaminda Ranawana, Mr Kamal Bali (President – LeeBoy India), Mr Nishantha Fernando and many more senior managers from DIMO took part at the launch. More than 200 invitees graced the occasion in addition to teams from Heavy Machinery Division and TATA Commercial Vehicles Division.

The introductory videos, presentations and the ceremonial opening of the launch was held at the Grand Ballroom of the hotel. The opening dance act was done by Prashadi and her team. Thereafter the invitees moved onto the elevated area near the pool to witness the actual machines in action. Expert operators flown from India demonstrated the strength and flexibility of the Backhoe Loaders with some captivating maneuvers. The entertainment started with by LED Dancers and thereafter Prashadi and her team carried out three more dance acts. A live band entertained the crowd during cocktails.

The current Backhoe Loader market is dominated by one brand in Sri Lanka. The LeeBoy backhoe Loader beats the current  market leader and every other brand – feature to feature. LeeBoy comes with American Technology and is a proven name across the world.

DIMO Launches LeeBoy Backhoe Loaders – A proven brand in USA

August 19, 2013

Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO) recently joined hands with LeeBoy India Construction Equipment Limited (LeeBoy India) to market their products as their exclusive distributor in Sri Lanka. Initially DIMO will be promoting the LeeBoy Backhoe Loader 699 which is packed with smarter features and engineered and manufactured to the highest international standards to help companies in the road construction and excavation segments of the infrastructure industry enhance their operational efficiency and productivity.

LeeBoy has been pioneering road construction equipment and solutions for half a century in the US, since its inception in the year 1964 and has earned recognition for its quality, depth & width of innovative designs and providing customers with value. The LeeBoy products are a result of an intense engineering effort that factors in deeper customer insights and offers comprehensive solutions for improving the uptime, serviceability and productivity at work sites. These machines come equipped with ergonomically designed and comfortable cabin and well thought through safety features.

The new generation LeeBoy Backhoe Loaders embody LeeBoy’s commitment to excellence in engineering and manufacturing. Powered by 100hp state-of-the-art engines, the 699 comes with standard features that include a 4WD, side-shift, extended dipper, multi-purpose bucket and an air conditioned cabin. Unlike its peers, the 699 comes with the engine of a 14 tonne excavator and is, therefore, geared to perform under extreme duty cycles and tough environmental conditions.

Kamal Bali, President & CEO, LeeBoy India went on to comment “At LeeBoy India, we are working relentlessly towards minimizing customer’s pain points, by enhancing our equipment’s productive performance, uptime, and the ease of operation & maintenance, so that our customers can singularly focus on their business outcomes, which manifests in successful and timely completion of their projects, at optimum cost. With the addition of these globally marketable machines to our portfolio, we are well positioned to play a significant role in the industry”.

This collaboration with DIMO marks a significant milestone heralding the arrival of the LeeBoy brand into Sri Lanka.  Customers in this market will benefit from DIMO’s extensive customer support network strategically located all across Sri Lanka and ably supported by LeeBoy’s cutting-edge products which includes product training and technical back-up from the LeeBoy team of specialists and engineers. DIMO has been involved with the construction industry for many decades and is synonymous with providing world best engineered brands to the construction field. DIMO has undertaken and contributed towards many significant and landmark construction projects in Sri Lanka by way of their world class products, world class employees and world class after sales service. DIMO Siyambalape is a state-of-the-art repair workshop for all construction machinery related work.

Commenting on the partnership Mr Ranjith Pandithage, Chairman of DIMO mentioned “we are excited to partner a proven brand like LeeBoy. We have a habit of partnering only the world’s best engineered brands, and we feel LeeBoy is a perfect fit. With the excellent after sales service we are renowned for, and with the availability of genuine parts and expert foreign trained technicians, we are confident that LeeBoy will be a success in Sri Lanka.”

DIMO is among the top 15 corporate entities in Sri Lanka, and one of the most respected names in the industry with an unblemished history of more than 7 decades. DIMO is proud to represent the best engineered brands in the world, including famous names such as Mercedes-Benz, Siemens, Osram, Bosch and Michelin.