Chronicle of Events

Formation and registration of Kerala Elevator Manufacturers Association (KEMA) at Kochi in 2018 with the Board and Executive members elected to take forward the Association.

Press meet conducted at Ernakulam Press Club as part of the introduction to the general public and exposure of KEMA as a responsible elevator manufacturers association in the State of Kerala.

Official function conducted in the presence of eminent dignitaries as on September 01, 2019 at Leisure Inn VKL, Kochi and members wholeheartedly participated for the formal inaugural function of Kerala Elevator Manufacturers Association (KEMA).

Electrical Inspectorate officiated in the introduction and training of member companies in usage of the mandated software, SURAKSHA, for applying and uploading documents to the Inspectorate for approvals.

Annual General Body meet was convened at HotelHighway Garden, Kochi as on February 20, 2021, which had the participation of Arkel as a potential vendor to introduce their products in the morning session and General Body Meet thereafter.

A daylong event was conducted at Broad Bean Hotel on April 10, 2021 with the participation of two prominent vendors, Bharat Bijlee Ltd. and Rawlplug India during the morning session and the General Body meeting was conducted thereafter.

Patenting of KEMA Logo has been processed with patenting body for legality and formalizing the association as an established body.

The body of Kerala Headload workers welfare board has been approached for formalizing the offloading rates of elevator material.

The GST body has been appraised of the anomalies in taxation rates for home/residential elevators across the State by elevator Companies.

To reach out to authorities for lifting access restrictions for addressing safe operations of our equipment during pandemic and travel restrictions, the highest offices of the State of Kerala and the Judiciary were sought and approvals were obtained.

Standardization to ensure ease of operation and credibility of the association is being worked out earnestly in all our endeavours and implementation process is ongoing.

Means to enhance our knowledge and communication skills with authorities and end users is being actively pursued.