The Ground Breaking Ceremony of Kurunegala Grid Substation took place on the 2nd of May 2014. Ms Nelum Kalansuriya (Project Manager), Mr W. R. Jayawadane (Project Engineer) represented the Ceylon Electricity Board. Mr Rishi Maggon (Chief Manager), Mr Suresh Kumar (Construction Manager), Mr Arumugan Saminathan (Project Manager), Mr Waruna Vidanage (Civil Engineer) represented Siemens Ltd and Mr Darshana Subasinghe (General Manager- Power Solutions), Mr Boniface Perera (Senior Consultant), Mr Manoj Weerasekara (Electrical Engineer) represented DIMO (PVT) LIMITED.
Religious ceremonies were held to bless the occasion. DIMO (PVT) LIMITED as the main contractor for SIEMENS Ltd, is responsible for all civil construction work and electrical erection work of Kurunegala GSS Augmentation Project. Project Management team of Ceylon Electricity Board, Project Management team of SIEMENS Ltd, Power Solutions Team of DIMO (PVT) LIMITED and its Civil Sub-Contractor (George Steuarts Engineering) also took part at this auspicious event.