Thermax Ltd honoured with IIMM lifetime achievement award
PUNE The sixth annual IIMM awards were held on Saturday where lifetime achievement award was presented to Thermax Ltd for its five decade-plus operations. The ceremony was organised by the Indian Institute of Materials Management, Pune.
This year, a new category was introduced in the awards, “warehouse excellence award,” which was presented to SKF India Ltd.
Pravin K Mehta, scientist and director general; Pradeep Bhargava, president MCCIA; Jitesh Gupta, vice-president, IIMM; Abhay Vaidya, resident editor, Hindustan Times and other officials were present at the event.
Mehta appreciated efforts taken by IIMM, Pune branch to bring recognition and awards for the sector.
IIMM National President, GK Singh gave a national perspective of the constant challenges, changes and new technology in supply chain management and how it affects our economy.
Shreemant Dagdusheth Halwai Sarvajanik Trust was awarded the Unsung hero of SCM Award.
The objective of the awards is to recognise the skills of individuals and institutes in the supply chain management sector.
Winners of 6th Annual IIMM Award
Micro and small scale: MBM automation and robotics
Medium-scale: Balaji enterprises
Large scale: Kimberly-Clark India Pvt. Ltd
Logistics sector (medium-scale): Kool-Ex Cold Chain Ltd and Man logistics (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Large scale: MRC Logistics (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Warehouse excellence award: SKF India LTD
Excellence in hospitality in SCM practices: Blue Diamond
Best Hospital in SCM Practices: Jehangir Hospital
Unsung hero of SCM Award category: Shreemant Dagdusheth Halwai Sarvajanik Trust
Lifetime Achievement Award: Thermax Ltd
Best public sector in SCM: Divisional railway manager, Pune