A fruitful visit

PENANG Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow is staying up-to-date on the current industry trends.


He visited UWC Holdings Sdn Bhd manufacturing plant in Batu Kawan Industrial Park today to understand the organisation structure and business operations.


UWC is one of the biggest sheet metal fabrication manufacturers in the northern region.


It provides a one-stop solution for high-technology multinational corporations around the globe.

Chow (left) listening to the briefing given by Datuk Ng

Starting with Unique Wire Cut Sdn Bhd, which was selling wire-cut machines, UWC grew both in size and capability to diversify into life sciences, semiconductors, telecommunications and heavy-duty handler industries.


The briefing was conducted by the company’s managing director Datuk Ng Chai Eng. Also present was Federation of Malaysian Manufacturers (FMM) Penang chairman Datuk Dr Ooi Eng Hock.

Story by Riadz Akmal
Pix by Noor Siti Nabilah Noorazis
Video by Ahmad Adil Muhamad