The World CSR Congress felicitated the participating organisation awards to recognise their efforts towards making a difference to the society and community at large. The award was received by Subhash Pathare and Vikrant Parbat, Corporate Human Resource Management & Communications, KBL, at a ceremony held in Mumbai recently.
On the occasion, Ravi Sinha, Vice President & Head – Corporate Human Resource Management & Communications, Kirloskar Brothers Ltd, said, “It’s an honour for us to get the recognition at a national level for our ethical practices. World CSR Congress has successfully created a platform to raise awareness towards the importance of CSR in our society. Simultaneous to creating a strong business, we at KBL have always stood by our commitment towards social, economic and environmental initiatives that contribute to the betterment of society. These are not independent activities, but are instead integrated with our core business in order to make them successful in the long-term.”
Kirloskar Brothers Ltd has been actively involved in corporate social practices and has won awards for its CSR initiatives across various platforms. Some of the unique initiatives undertaken are in the areas of health, education, energy, environment and making people self-reliant.
KBL, the flagship company of the $2.1-billion Kirloskar Group, is a global fluid management solutions provider and the largest manufacturer and exporter of centrifugal pumps and valves from India. The core businesses of KBL are large infrastructure projects (water supply, power plants, and irrigation), project and engineered pumps, industrial pumps, agriculture and domestic pumps, valves, motors and hydro turbines.
Source: Kirloskar Brothers Ltd