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1995

Building the Energy Fleet LAUGFS Maritime expands LPG vessel fleet with another addition – Gas Courage

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An Outstanding League Chairman Wegapitiya is awarded Ada Derana Sri Lankan Entrepreneur of the Year, while LAUGFS celebrates another year of outstanding accolades with Gold wins at CA Annual Report Awards, National Business Excellence Awards as well as SLIM NASCO. Anantaya chain of luxury resorts is awarded Regional and Country awards at World Luxury Hotels Awards.

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LAUGFS Maritime acquires its second LPG vessel - Gas Success - further strengthening the LPG fleet.

LAUGFS becomes the first Sri Lankan energy brand to become a multination with the acquisition of Petredec Elpiji Ltd, one of the largest LPG downstream players in Bangladesh.

LAUGFS Gas clinches Gold awards at the SLIM NASCO Awards (National Sales Congress) and SLCBCC Business Star Awards.

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Anantaya Resorts & Spa, Chilaw, commences operations, marking LAUGFS’s entry into the Leisure sector.

LAUGFS Maritime acquires the LP Gas vessel – MT Gas Challenger

LAUGFS Power commissions the first Hydro Power plant in Balangoda.

Expanded into Real Estate & Property with the construction of our first commercial property at Maya Avenue.

LAUGFS Gas PLC presented with Gold awards at the CA Annual Report Awards and National Business Excellence Awards for the second consecutive year, while also being recognized at the Best Corporate Citizen - Sustainability Awards by the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce. It was also awarded Platinum Awards at the Vision Awards 2014 for the Most Engaging Annual Report in the Asia Pacific Region as well as for excellence within the Industry on the development of the Annual Report.

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LAUGFS Gas PLC presented with Gold awards at the National Business Excellence Awards and the CA Annual Reports Awards.

LAUGFS Gas recognized as one of the Top Ten Achievers of Industrial Excellence, while Corporate IT was recognized with the Gold Award at the National Best Quality ICT Awards.

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The prestigious Entrepreneur of the Year award presented to Mr. Wegapitiya at the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards.

LAUGFS Supermarket chain recognized as the Retailer of the Year (Supermarkets) at the ARC Awards for Retail Excellence and awarded the Most Innovative Retail Concept of the Year at the Asian Leadership Awards.

LAUGFS Gas presented with the coveted National Quality Award.

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LAUGFS Gas PLC goes public, following an IPO drawing an unprecedented response.

SunUp brand tea added to Consumer Food Retail portfolio

Mr. Wegapitiya presented with the Award of Excellence for outstanding performance and honor brought to the Chamber of Young Lankan Entrepreneurs, while also being recognized by the Achievers & Leaders Award for Excellence in Institution Building.

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LAUGFS declared winner of the Diversified Group Companies Sector at the National Business Excellence Awards and recognized as the Most Respected Business for Nation Mindedness by LMD.

Mr. Wegapitiya is awarded National Business Enterprises Productivity Excellence Award at the Business and Media World "50" Awards.

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LAUGFS Eco Sri opens Sri Lanka’s first ever Vehicle Emission Testing Centre in Gampaha.

LAUGFS Corporation (Rubber) Ltd. commences production of industrial solid tyres at its Horana plant.

LAUGFS Lubricants introduces LAUGFS Oil - the first local Lubricants brand in Sri Lanka.

BOI status awarded to LAUGFS Corporation (Rubber), Eco Sri and Salt & Chemicals businesses.

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Chairman Wegapitiya awarded the Asian Grid Leadership Award for Excellence in Entrepreneurship.

BOI status awarded to LAUGFS leisure and property businesses.

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The first of the JADE Restaurant chain opens doors.

Chairman Wegapitiya receives the Sri Lankan Entrepreneur of the Year - National Platinum Award from FCCISL.

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Mr. W.K.H. Wegapitiya, Chairman of LAUGFS, named Sri Lankan Entrepreneur of the Year – Gold Winner by FCCISL.

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Enters Petroleum retailing with LAUGFS Petroleum.

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Ventures into Beverages.

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The first LP Gas carrier - LAUGFS Wega – registered under the flag of Sri Lanka.

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LAUGFS Gas enters the Domestic LP Gas industry as a project approved by the Board of Investment of Sri Lanka.

LAUGFS Engineering commences operations as a manufacturer of high capacity LP Gas storage tanks, accredited with global standards.

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Opens the first 24hr supermarket in Sri Lanka at Havelock Town.

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The first ever pioneering Auto Gas conversion workshop and filling station of Gas Auto Lanka commence operations at Wattala.

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