National Science Foundation
The Ministry of Technology and Research oversees the Government’s involvement of SLINTEC through the National Science Foundation (NSF). SLINTEC is currently developing processes to add value to some of Sri Lanka’s rich natural resources though Nanotechnology. The focus of our research is to develop Nanomaterials from our unique mineral resources such as ilmenite, clay, magnetite, quartz and graphite.
Brandix Lanka Ltd, one of the largest apparel manufacturers and exporters in Sri Lanka, partnered with SLINTEC to harness and maximize the potential of Nanotechnology based products in the apparel & textile industry with a focus on high-end fabric.
Dialog Axiata, is the largest mobile telecommunications provider in Sri Lanka. Research conducted by SLINTEC for Dialog is in the Mobile Health field with a focus on remote health monitoring. SLINTEC is developing a Nanotechnology based external medical sensor.
Hayleys is multinational conglomerate with business in agriculture, tea, hand protection, activated carbon, coir, textiles, transportation, logistics and energy. SLINTEC is working with Hayleys Agro in developing a Nanotechnology based slow release fertilizer.
Loadstar (Pvt) Ltd. is a joint venture between the Jinasena Group, Camoplast of Canada and Solideal of Belgium. Loadstar has ventured into research with SLINTEC to develop advanced rubber Nano-composites for higher performance and greater durability of solid rubber tires..
MAS Holdings is one of the largest intimate apparel and sportswear manufacturers for leading global brands in the world. SLINTEC is conducting research on high-performance clothing to make MAS products more competitive through Nanotechnology.
Lankem Ceylon PLC is a fast growing player in the diversified conglomerate sector. The Lankem Group has been building value & creating wealth for over forty five years in Sri Lanka. Our investments span over twenty five subsidiaries working in nine major industries where we have endeavoured to be key players. The company has expanded its presence in South East Asia with its investment in rubber production in Cambodia and will continue to invest linking Asia to global markets. .