DIMO’s Agri Machinery Department recently delivered 10 CLAAS Harvesters to the Department of Agriculture – Peradeniya.
The machines were delivered at the Polonnaruwa Agri Centre on the 13th of March 2015.
A Two-day special Operator Training Program was also held for the harvester machine operators. Trainees were given the knowledge of the basic preventive methods of maintenance of the machines, safety and fuel economizing techniques. The feedback of the training session was very encouraging as they could absorb a very good knowledge about the knowhow of the CLAAS machines focusing the techniques of maintenance and the way to get the optimum out come from the machines with minimum wastage.
Farm Director Mr.Sunil Govinna, Assistant Director seeds and planting Mr.W.K Priyantha Weerasuriya, Farm Managers from10 seeds paddy farms, Mr.Udaya Perera- Assistant Engineer, Mr.Gihan Fernando-AGM Agri Machinery Department, Amal Thilakarathne-Business Unit Manager Agri Machinery Department, Athula Bandara-Service Manager Agri machinery, Mahesh Ruwanmal-Service Coordinator and Chandra Bandara-Product Support Executive took part in the event.