Platinum Sponsor: AWC Engineering
M&C Engineering and Trading Sdn Bhd (“M&C”) is a wholly owned subsidiary of AWC Berhad, an investment holding company listed on the Main Board of the KL Stock Exchange which specialises in quality engineering services. AWC Berhad has three core divisions; Engineering, Facilities and Environment.
M&C offers the following services:
• Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning System
• Building Automation System
• Security, Safety & Crisis Management
• Fire Protection
As a leader in heating, ventilating and air-conditioning (HVAC) and building management systems, M&C provides integration of key facility systems that manage electrical distribution, lighting, air-conditioning and security. They offer products and services that are mainly for commercial and industrial engineering requirements. The solutions offered are tailored to customers’ needs, with a focus on convenience, cost savings and energy conservation and savings for buildings. For nearly 35 years, M&C is a main distributor for several international brands of building controls, engineering components and systems—a testimony of their principles and confidence in their financial stability and marketing competency.
Heating, Ventilation And Air-Conditioning System (HVAC)
M&C focuses on providing solutions for cost-effective and efficient operating HVAC systems through proper selection and design of correct control components, modification, upgrading, retrofitting or improvement of existing HVAC systems. Besides climate control, lighting and dimming controls are also available to adjust room lighting and to reduce energy cost. The value-added services include efficiency and effectiveness analysis of various HVAC systems of buildings and are oriented towards areas where cost savings for the customers can be achieved.
The services provided in relation to HVAC include:
• Air-conditioning control systems
• Hydronic balancing systems
• District cooling systems
• System service and maintenance
Completed projects include Bank Negara, Ipoh, Perak; General Hospital, Penang; and Grand Season Hotel, Kuala Lumpur. Ongoing projects include Xiamen University, Dengkil and Capital City Property Sdn Bhd, Johor Bahru.
Building Automation System (BAS)
This is a comprehensive computerised system that can integrate into and automate building systems such as security systems, lighting, indoor climate control and water flow. The individual systems are linked together to form a network. The company’s experience and technical know-how provide value-added services for BAS in the programming phase in order to allow BAS to adapt according to the buildings’ or users’ requirements.
Completed projects include Wisma Shell U-Village (LEED Gold status), Cyberjaya; Multimedia University Cyberjaya, District Cooling Plant, Selangor; and Dataran Maybank, Bangsar. Ongoing projects include Sabah Medical Centre, Sabah; and Gleneagles Hospital Medini, Johor Bahru.
Security, Safety and Crisis Management
This is the design and installation of digital video recorder systems as part of CCTV system, which includes electrical low-voltage system (MTV and access card).
M&C provides the design, engineering and maintenance of general fire protection services (sprinkler, protection hose reel and wet riser systems) and specialised suppression system for electrical substations, data centres, oil and gas refineries, and power generation plants, etc. The company utilises value engineering to provide the best fire protection solutions for product and system selections, resulting in cost savings.
The Facilities division was established in 1998. Today, it is the premier provider of total asset management and offers one-stop integrated facilities management (IFM) services to building facilities owners. Committed to ensuring quality, consistency and safety, AWC Berhad is the only IFM provider in Malaysia with nationwide coverage.
The Environment division markets a proprietary brand, STREAM, which uses breakthrough pneumatic technology for waste collection. Its pneumatic waste conveying system transports municipal or household waste at high speeds via reticulated pipes to a central handling facility. Quick, clean and convenient, STREAM is gaining ground in Malaysia, Singapore and the Middle East as the way forward in sustainable development.
In addition to these companies and services, AWC Berhad acquired Qudotech and DD Techniche in October 2015. These two wholly-owned companies specialise in Cold/Hot Water and Sanitary Plumbing Services and Rainwater Harvesting System respectively.