Sri Lanka Shell distributor wins generator lubricant deal

ECONOMYNEXT – N M Distributors, agents for Shell lubricants in Sri Lanka has won the bid to supply state-run Ceylon Electricity Board’s barge mounted power plant, a government statement said.

CEB will by 750,000 litres of cylinder lubricant oil for 295.40 rupees a litre and 175,000 litres of system lubricant oil for 253.83 rupees a litre.

The cabinet of ministers had approved the proposal to award the contract to N M Distributors, the state information office said.

CEB’s barge mounted power plant has four generators totalling 60 MegaWatts. The lubricant deal is for requirements for one year. (Colombo/Oct19/2017)