Neil Fernando and Co.(Pvt.) Ltd which is part of the Penthouse Group of Companies is the Leading Fiber Glass Boat Builder in South Asia with over 48 Years of experience in building of Fishing Boats, Commercial & Work Boats, Passenger Ferries, Patrol & Surveillance Crafts, Luxury Motor Yachts & Cruisers and luxury Motor Sailors .Vessel lengths from 6 Mtrs. up to 35 Mtrs. All boats are manufactured in accordance to an International Standard where quality is never compromised on. The strength of the company is that it has the expertise and a wealth of experience that caters to the modern age of boat manufacturing.
ISO 9001;2015 company building boats under IACS ( international association of classification societies) members classification..
NEWS & EVENTS
NEWS & EVENTS
Exciting News from Neil Fernando and Company!
We're thrilled to share that Neil Fernando and Company has achieved certification in compliance with the rigorous criteria of Certificates of Ethics Trading (CET). It is with great pride that our Business Development Manager, Ruwan Dias, accepted the prestigious certificate from the National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka.
This singular recognition is a testament to our unwavering commitment to ethical business practices, reinforcing our position as a trusted and ethical player in the business landscape.
Join us in celebrating this significant milestone as we continue to prioritize ethics and integrity in all aspects of our business. Thank you for being a part of our journey!
In a resounding testament to our unwavering commitment to environmental conservation and community betterment, Neil Marine, in collaboration with its Suzuki Division and Shell Lubricants Division, recently spearheaded a remarkable Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative. This initiative manifested as a beach cleanup endeavor on the pristine shores of Maravilla, Sri Lanka.
The fervor and dedication of our team were palpable as approximately 75 impassioned staff members converged on Maravilla Beach for a collective mission: to restore its natural splendor and safeguard the marine ecosystem. The beach cleanup, a cornerstone of our CSR project, was meticulously executed, resulting in a resounding success that echoed our profound dedication to environmental welfare.
The ripple effects of our collective efforts did not go unnoticed. Officials from the Attorney General's Office and Municipal Council paid a visit to the rejuvenated Maravilla Beach, keen to witness firsthand the transformative outcomes of our initiative. Their elation was palpable as they beheld the beach's pristine expanse, a stark contrast to the litter-strewn scene it was before. This pivotal recognition reinforced the significance of our endeavor and underscored the power of collective action in nurturing our environment.
One of the most remarkable outcomes of our beach cleanup was the catalytic role it played in promoting sustainable waste management practices. The Municipal Council, inspired by our efforts, swiftly initiated the transportation of all collected plastic waste to a dedicated recycling facility. This transition not only curbs pollution but also contributes to a circular economy by repurposing discarded materials into valuable resources.
The impact of our CSR project extends far beyond the immediate cleanup. It stands as a resounding proclamation of our dedication to the well-being of marine life, the preservation of nature's pristine beauty, and the upliftment of local communities. By restoring Maravilla Beach's splendor, we have tangibly enriched the lives of both its residents and the wider community, instilling a renewed sense of pride and ownership in their surroundings.
Neil Marine's CSR endeavor serves as a compelling illustration of how corporate commitment can be harnessed to effect profound positive change. The initiative's scope extended beyond a mere cleanup; it radiated as a beacon of hope, inspiring action and forging partnerships for a brighter, cleaner future. Our resolute endeavor is not just about restoring beaches; it's about rekindling hope, revitalizing ecosystems, and setting an example for responsible corporate citizenship.
As we look back on this momentous undertaking, we stand humbled by the transformative power of collective effort. Our CSR project at Maravilla Beach is a testament to what can be achieved when a steadfast commitment to environmental stewardship converges with proactive collaboration. By championing change, we have set a new standard of excellence in corporate responsibility that reverberates far beyond the shores of Maravilla.
We are elated to extend our warmest congratulations and sincere gratitude to all those who made our CSR project at Maravilla Beach a resounding success. This initiative, a collaborative effort between Neil Marine, Suzuki Division, and Shell Lubricants Division, stands as a testament to the power of unity in championing environmental stewardship and community welfare.
Together, we have taken a meaningful stride toward a cleaner, greener, and more sustainable future.
Navigating Beyond Horizons: Neil Marine Leads the Way at Colombo Boat Show 2023
In a captivating prelude to the much-anticipated Colombo Boat Show 2023, Neil Marine, the Main Diamond Sponsor, took center stage at a grand pre-launch event held on August 9th, 2023, at The Kingsbury Hotel. This exceptional evening set the tone for an extraordinary maritime journey, with Neil Marine proudly leading the way.
Under the theme of "Sailing into Excellence," the Colombo Boat Show is poised to become South Asia's premier International Boat and Marine Show, captivating enthusiasts, industry professionals, and maritime aficionados from around the world. With Neil Marine's prominent role as the Main Diamond Sponsor, this event promises to be a convergence of innovation, industry prowess, and a celebration of the sea.
A highlight of this year's Colombo Boat Show is the notable leadership of Mr. Shanzn Ramesh Perera, CEO of Neil Marine, who has been honored with the prestigious role of Chairman of the Committee. His leadership is set to guide the event toward new heights, showcasing the limitless potential of Sri Lanka's boating industry.
This remarkable showcase is not merely an exhibition but an embodiment of maritime progress. Attendees can expect to witness the latest advancements in boating and fisheries, a testament to the industry's continuous evolution. The Colombo Boat Show offers a unique opportunity to interact with industry leaders, fostering valuable connections and sparking innovative ideas.
Breaking new ground in the maritime realm, the 2023 edition of the Colombo Boat Show will introduce a virtual format, enabling global participation and engagement. This digital platform will unite every facet of the boat and ship building industry, presenting a comprehensive view of products and services while emphasizing the maritime sector's vital role.
The Colombo Boat Show isn't confined to the realm of enthusiasts alone. It's an open invitation for all generations to immerse themselves in the enchanting world of boating. Attendees can partake in heart-pounding water sports, witness nautical fashion shows, and experience exhilarating fishing events, all designed to capture the essence of the sea.
With over 40 exhibitors, both local and international, the Colombo Boat Show 2023 promises an immersive experience that transcends geographical boundaries. Neil Marine's significant presence ensures that the event will be a showcase of maritime excellence, fostering industry growth and positioning Sri Lanka as a central hub of maritime innovation.
As we set sail toward the Colombo Boat Show 2023, Neil Marine invites everyone to join in shaping the future of boating and maritime excellence. It's not just an event; it's a celebration of the spirit of the sea, an ode to the boundless possibilities that lie on the horizon.
For more information and updates, please visit the official Colombo Boat Show website at https://www.boatshowsl.com/.
As a result of a very close coordination maintained between Neil Marine and the Government Health Authorities, on the 12th of last month, the health officials conducted a covid 19 vaccination program where all employees were inoculated with renowned Sinopharm vaccine. This is a confidence boost for every employee keeping in mind that they still have to maintain the guidelines laid out by the health authorities for protection against the virus.
Right from the beginning, special emphasis was given to allocate highest priority to health protocols and all hygienic requirements and social distancing not only at the work place but with the continuous dialogue with the employees exchange their home environments and proper advice and guidelines were/are being given. The corporation from everyone equally was very encouraging.
Since the 2nd vaccine is also due within a month, the management of Neil Marine is in liaison with the area health authorities to have a similar program arranged in order to get our staff and employees inoculated in time.
In this endeavor we hope that every member of the organization will stay safe and healthy during this trying time.