Monday, 27 Sept 2021- TDA together with SIRIM and SMH Rail participated in a joint-meeting that took place at SMH Rail's Train Assembly Plant, Rasa, Selangor. Presence in the meeting among others YBhg. Tan Sri Dr. Ir. Ahmad Tajuddin Ali, FASc, P. Eng. (Chairman of SIRIM), YBhg. Dato' Dr. Ahmad Sabirin Arshad (CEO of SIRIM), YBrs. Dr. Sharoul Jambari (CEO of TDA) and En. Zahrin Zaman (Group Project Director of SMH Rail).
The discussion took part to discuss on value creation to local rail industry supply chain resulting from SMH Rail's design, engineering, testing & manufacturing activities and the scopes of collaboration that TDA and SIRIM can facilitate to boost the industry's competitiveness.
The delegates also took time to pay a visit to the facilities and were astonished by the level of skillsets and competencies required in undertaking those works combined with automated welding application and structural validation testing.