C.R.I Pumps receives EEPC Award for Export Excellence 2009-10



Coimbatore, 6th Dec 2011:: CRI Pumps Ltd has bagged the EEPC India Award for the Eighth consecutive year for its outstanding contribution to engineering exports in 2009-2010. Recognizing the meritorious performance EEPC India has awarded the Silver Shield for Star Performer in the Large Enterprise category to CRI Pumps. Mr.Chaitanya P.Koranne, CEO, International Division CRI Pumps received the award from His Excellency, Dr.K.Rosaiah, Governor of Tamil Nadu at a function conducted on 6th Dec at Hotel Le Royal Meridien, Chennai.

Since 1967-68, EEPC India, has been recognizing the contribution of its member exporters who circumvent innumerable challenges, vagaries of global markets and a host of uncertainties to emerge as leading exporters from India. Through the Export Excellence Awards, EEPC India makes a humble effort to recognize and award its member exporters for their outstanding performance in different engineering export categories. EEPC India’s Award for Excellence in Exports is the most coveted ceremonies where success is lauded while good effort is commended.

Mr.Chaitanya P.Koranne, CEO, International Division CRI Pumps on receiving the award said, “We are humbled by the recognition of CRI’s contribution to make ‘Brand India’ globally respected. Our core values of Commitment, Reliability and Innovation have helped us to meet ever changing customer needs in a dynamic and challenging global economic environment. This award will further encourage all of us at CRI in its endeavour to be a leading global player in the years to come. I am quite confident that with our continued investment in In-house R & D Centre, which is also recognized by the Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt of India, world class infrastructure and, and backed by a Committed Team, that day is not far. I compliment all my colleagues at CRI for this prestigious award.”

As one of the leading brands in the world, C.R.I. Pumps has more than 1000 product variants and sells in over 80 countries worldwide. It is Government of India recognized Export House and its global presence is strengthened by 5 strategically located foreign subsidiary companies. C.R.I. Pumps caters to diverse customer profiles including agriculture, domestic users, industrial markets, mining, sewage & waste water and commercial applications.

About EEPC:

The EEPC INDIA (Formerly Engineering Export Promotion Council) was set up in 1955 under the sponsorship of Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt. of India, for export promotion of engineering goods, projects and services from India. Initially started with a few hundreds of engineering units as a small outfit, with the passage of time it has grown to be the largest Export Promotion Council having membership of nearly 12,000 from amongst large Corporate Houses, Star Trading Houses, Small & Medium Scale Units (SME), Trading Houses, etc. Out of the total membership of the Council, 60% constitutes the SMEs.

About the Company:

The Coimbatore-based CRI Pumps Private Ltd is a Multi-winged organization that produces different varieties of pumps and motors that are engineered to perfection. The name C.R.I. itself encapsulates the company’s ethos: “Commitment, Reliability, Innovation” and it has now become a household name associated with water lifting pumps – be it for agriculture, industry, domestic, mining or civil applications.

CRI has the unique distinction of being one of the few pioneers in the world to produce pumps & motors in 100% Stainless Steel construction in a wide range which have earned a unique reputation for its quality & excellence. C.R.I Pumps set the standard in performance in the energy efficiency category. With a total of 365 models certified with the energy star rating, C.R.I. Pumps is today the number one company with the highest models of star rated energy efficient pump sets in India.

CRI has been conferred with the ‘Best Star Brands Award 2011’ for being one of the most impactful brands in India meeting the demands of customers through innovation and superlative performance standards across all aspects of pump use – domestic, agriculture, industry, sewage and effluent disposal.

C.R.I has what it takes – experience, expertise, commitment and a clear vision – to be a precursor of change, an innovator of new technologies and a standard bearer for quality.