The Technical Services Division (TSD) caters to the technological needs of the industrial community in Sri Lanka. It provides technological assistance to entrepreneurs form conception through formulation to implementation and support services to existing industries for expansion, modernization, diversification and quality and productivity improvement.

The services are provided through five subsectors namely,

  • Food
  • Chemicals
  • Oils and Fibre
  • Building Materials  
  • Computer Technology

Technologies Ready for Transfer

Food Sector

  • Rice Based Products - Rice flour, Rice bread, Rice cake, Rice biscuits, Papadam, Cereal grain packaging, Instant hopper mix, Instant Thosai mix, Noodles
  • Soya Products - Soya milk, Soya tofu, Soya ice cream, Soya snacks, Soya sausages
  • Coconut Based Products - Coconut paste, Vinegar, Coconut jam, Tender coconut/ King coconut water bottling, Coconut ice cream
  • Bakery Products - Breads, Cake, Pastry, Fish bun, Buns, Cup cakes, Dough nuts, Sponge rolls etc.
  • Confectionery Products - Jujubes, Marsh mellows, Kisses, Jelly crystals, Sesame balls, Sesame rolls, Peanut slab, Milk toffee, Hard-boiled toffee, Hand-made chocolate, Puddings, Watalappan
  • Dairy Products - Yoghurt, Yoghurt drink, Ice cream, Curd, Ice lollies, Sterilized milk, Cheese
  • Spice Processing Technology - Chilli powder, Turmeric powder, Curry powder mixtures, Chilli pieces, Pepper powder etc.
  • Spice Based Products - Ginger paste, Goraka paste, Garlic paste, Mustard cream, Tamarind concentrate
  • Fish based products - Chilli paste, Maldive fish sambol, Seeni sambol
  • Fruit and Vegetable Products - Jam, Instant fruit drinks, Cordial, Chutney , Pickles, Canned fruits, Fresh cuts, Dehydrated fruits & Vegetables, Mushroom cultivation, Tomato sauce , Lime based products
  • Herbal Products - Herbal tea , Herbal drinks
  • Snacks - Manioc chips, Banana chips, Bites and Mixtures
  • Food Packaging and Labeling Technology
  • Product and System Certification Consultancy (GMP, SLS etc.)

Chemicals Sector

  • Balm
  • Battery acid and battery water
  • Candles - Normal and Fancy
  • Cosmetics - Creams / Lotions, Face wash, Hair oil, After shave cream, Shampoo, Cologne
  • Laundry soap
  • Detergents and Disinfectants and Air freshener - Hand wash, Car wash, Tile cleaner, Toilet bowl cleaner, Disinfectants, Washing powder
  • Joss sticks
  • Paints and Coatings - Enamel paint, Emulsion paint, Wall fillers
  • PVA gum
  • Thinner and Turpentine
  • Water bottling
  • Bio gas
  • Wood preservatives
  • Soft wood treatment
  • Waste treatment

Oils & Fiber Sector

  • Banana fibre and value added products
  • Coir fibre extraction
  • Coco pots
  • Coir brushes
  • Coconut oil
  • Virgin coconut oil
  • Essential oil extraction (Citronella, Cinnamon, Clove, Pepper etc.)
  • Neem oil extraction
  • Cotton wool
  • Coco fibre pith
  • Hand-made paper
  • Value added products from Hand-made paper
  • Book binding

Building Materials Sector

  • Floor tiles and Wall tiles
  • Sand paper
  • Cement paving blocks
  • Cement Blocks
  • Cement flower pots
  • Fire glass reinforced products
  • Concrete pipes
  • Ceramic products
  • Roofing tiles
  • Dolomite fertilizer
  • Clay bricks
  • Granite products


Director (TSD)

: +94 112 605 278
: tsdidb[at]

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