Lalbuksh Voltas Engineering Services & Trading LLC. (Lalvol), formerly Lalbuksh Irrigation & Drilling Co. LLC.- was established in the year 1982 – as a Joint Venture between M/s Lalbuksh Contracting & Trading Establishment (LBCT) – a local Omani Company and M/s Voltas Limited, India – a TATA Group Company. It is now a Voltas subsidiary with the objective to serve the Water Management sector through its project execution capability in Oman.
Lalvol was primarily established to undertake water well drilling and irrigation projects. Owing to growing demand for mineral exploration and city beautification, Lalvol added these activities into its fold. About a decade ago, Lalvol also added Water Management Division owing to the increasing demand for these solutions deriving strengths of our parent company, Voltas, which had years of experience and expertise in the area of Water Purification, RO, Water Treatment etc. Lalvol is an ISO 9001: 2008 certified company and being a part of the TATA Group sets high ethical standards and follows a strict TATA Code of Conduct in its professional dealings. Health, Safety and Environment is given utmost importance and Lalvol has an excellent track record so far. Lalvol is rapidly growing in size and has excellent track record and has been able to develop excellent Brand Equity with clients. Lalvol employs more than 500 people from different nationalities and is known to provide a professional, multi-cultural and challenging work environment.
Lalvol is a professionally managed company and the Board consists of Directors nominated by the shareholders. The day-to-day management and administration of the Company is looked after by the Chief Manager and a team of professionals, all operating under the guidance, direction and supervision of the Board of Directors nominated by its shareholders.
Activities of the Company:
Lalvol employs well-qualified engineers and executives to execute the projects undertaken. The company’s activities are grouped under three divisions:
Irrigation and Landscaping Division which undertakes the entire gamut of Irrigation and Landscaping activities across Oman. Lalvol is arguably the best known service provider in this space and commands the highest market share in the segment it operates.
Drilling Division conducts Water Well Drilling, Core Drilling for Mineral Exploration & Drilling for Cathodic Protection. The Division also undertakes Water Well Servicing and other associated works for the clients. Lalvol puts utmost importance to Safety and the biggest testimony of our commitment to safety is that the Division has not had a single Loss Time Injury on any of its projects since inception of the company.
Water Management Division is involved in providing complete solutions for water purification and waste water treatment. Lalvol has been able to establish itself as a market leader in this segment in a very short span of time.
Each division of the company is headed by a Divisional Manager, who is assisted by a team of qualified and well-trained engineers and technicians. Execution of projects is effectively monitored by conducting review meetings at appropriate intervals, depending upon the duration and size of the projects. The technical standards and procedures adopted for executing projects are best in class in the region.