RASA 6 AUG 2021. TDA has done a working visit to SMH Rail manufacturing facility at Rasa, near Bukit Beruntung, Selangor. SMH Rail is currently one of Malaysia’s leading industry players in rail, specifically in rolling stock assembly, MRO and recently production.
The delegation from TDA, which was led by its CEO, Dr Sharoul Jambari, was received by Mr. Zahrin Zaman, Group Project Director of SMH Rail and Mr. Chelvam Rengasamy, Group Strategy and Business Development Director. A general briefing on SMH Rail and its latest achievement, the H10 Series Locomotives was given by Mr Chelvam. This locomotive is fully designed and manufactured by SMH Rail locally which is a first in Malaysia.
SMH Rail has always be one of the Industrial Collaboration Program (ICP) success stories where a local company that has been developed from an opportunity awarded from a previous rail assembling project through Technology Transfer and Human Capital Development programs and became successful in becoming a leading player in rail manufacturing in Malaysia. This achievement would not be materialised without SMH Rail's own strong vision, determination and high commitment by all levels of this organization . Today, SMH Rail has also emerged as the First in Asia OEM-Certified rolling stock assembly facility in Rasa Industrial Park, Rawang.
TDA is honoured to have this visit and wishes to strengthen the relationship towards ensuring targeted outcomes from ICP are able to be realised for the benefit of the local industry and country.