Navigation Links
Ansell Opens New Research and Development Centre in Sri Lanka
Date:2/7/2013

ISELIN, New Jersey, February 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

Ansell, a global leader in protection solutions, announces that the recently constructed 16,000 square foot state-of-the-art research and development (R&D) facility in the Biyagama Export Zone outside Colombo, Sri Lanka is now fully operational.  The Sri Lanka R&D center is the fourth center of excellence Ansell has installed-adding to its existing Malaysia, Mexico and North America-based centers. The investment in additional R&D resources and the decision to create and co-locate its R&D centers with the Ansell manufacturing structure underline the company's commitment to accelerate innovation and to faster serve the emerging unmet needs of customers worldwide.

"Ansell has a long track record of manufacturing high quality industrial and medical products in Sri Lanka, and new product development will now complement manufacturing and expand our presence in the region," said Magnus Nicolin , Managing Director and CEO of Ansell Limited, "This is a measure of the confidence in and commitment of Ansell to the talent and future of Sri Lanka."

In total, 30 science and technology specialists have been recruited, bringing along the latest technology and knowledge on both the material side as well as the manufacturing processes side.

"With over two decades in Sri Lanka and over 2000 employees, Ansell has been a key player in Sri Lanka's export industry for a very long time," said Sujatha Weerakoon Director General of the Sri Lanka Export Development Board.   "I am confident that the new R&D Center will greatly help further establish the role of Ansell as a local business leader while also benefitting the national economy."

BOI Chairman/Director General Dr Lakshman Jayaweera said: "I am very pleased that a distinguished Australian company such as Ansell, which has been a long-standing investor under the BOI, has opened an R&D facility in Sri Lanka. Research and Development is an essential component in any enterprise's production process and can influence decisions to invest in a country. Furthermore, investments that develop innovation sector such as Ansell's new R & D facility are also in line with the strategic plan of the Government to transform Sri Lanka into a Knowledge Hub." 

Ansell product leadership is a result of ongoing investment to deliver new market leading innovative technologies to serve customer demand for high-quality products that seamlessly combine safety with comfort.  

About Ansell

Ansell is a world leader in providing superior health and safety protection solutions that enhance human well-being.

With operations in North America, Latin America/Caribbean, EMEA and Asia, Ansell employs more than 11,000 people worldwide and holds leading positions in the personal protective equipment and medical gloves market, as well as in the sexual health and well-being category worldwide. Ansell operates in four main business segments: Medical Solutions, Industrial Solutions, Specialty Markets and Sexual Wellness.

Information on Ansell and its products can be found at http://www.ansell.com 


'/>"/>
SOURCE Ansell
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Ansell Limited and Ramsay Health Care Enter Global Multi-Year Purchasing Agreement
2. Ansell Extends Antimicrobial Product Offering with New Non-latex Surgical Glove
3. Ansell erweitert antimikrobielles Produktangebot mit einem neuen latexfreien Operationshandschuh
4. Ansell and Comasec Unveil Shared World of Innovation at ExpoProtection 2012
5. Ansell y Comasec presentan Shared World of Innovation en ExpoProtection 2012
6. Ansell and Child in Hand Announce Completion of Critical Community Projects in Haiti
7. Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Minimally Invasive Spine Institute Opens Today
8. Synchrogenix Opens in Sweden
9. HIV Vaccine Trials Network Opens Enrollment for Phase 1 Trial of GeoVax Labs Second Generation HIV Vaccine
10. Marken Opens Branch Office In Seoul, South Korea
11. Clinilabs Opens Phase I Unit In Eatontown, New Jersey
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/13/2017)... ATLANTA , Sept. 13, 2017   OrthoAtlanta ... to the Atlanta Football Host Committee (AFHC) for the 2018 ... Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in ... part of the AFHC "I,m In" campaign, participating in many ... ...
(Date:9/12/2017)... MOUNTAIN LAKES, N.J. , Sept. 12, 2017  Consumer reviews ... Embrace Hearing as the number one company for hearing ... Oticon™, ReSound™ and fifteen other brands. ... Embrace Hearing Named #1 by Consumers For Hearing Aids ... Embrace Hearing is an online store that ...
(Date:9/9/2017)... , Sept. 8, 2017 ... Mobile MRI Unit coming to Washington DC ... When: Tuesday, September 12 th – Monday, September ... Washington, D.C. offering free MRI brain scans to the public.Where:  ... will be parked at 501 K Street NW, Washington, D.C.What:BTF brings its ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:9/19/2017)... ... September 19, 2017 , ... With a ... have raised more than $15,000 in just a couple of weeks for those ... matches and world-class instructor seminars, organizers expect to double those initial funds with ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... ... September 19, 2017 , ... PAPA ... Vincent’s Infusion Services called, “PAPA Healthcare helps fill gaps, provide essential insights, and ... service delivery and operations by leveraging PAPA Healthcare’s post-acute productivity and analytics solutions. ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... ... September 19, 2017 , ... ... joined its executive team as the President of its HealthBI division. McFarland ... systems and contact centers. , “Scott is a utility player who balances ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... ... September 19, 2017 , ... ... of Canyon Ranch to its recently formed Corporate Roundtable, a group ... healthcare system and a sustainable world. , Canyon Ranch is a unique collection ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... Chevy Chase, MD (PRWEB) , ... September 19, ... ... last week, the Society of Professional Benefit Administrators (SPBA) hosted “Expanding ... learning opportunities for SPBA Members as it focused on best practices for third ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):