Date Achievements and Milestones
2001 Power Plug Busduct Sdn Bhd is established in Malaysia by Lau Hing Kwok and Lau Hing Soon as a small-scale manufacturer of semi-finish products and accessories of busduct systems.
2002 – 2004
  • Establish Powerduct, its own brand of busduct solutions.
  • Powerduct is tested and certified by Sirim, ASTA and PSB.
  • Expand market reach, Powerduct busduct system is exported to Singapore, Taiwan and Vietnam.
  • Export to Colombia, Malaysia, Hong Kong, UAE, Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Iran.
  • PPB cliches one of the biggest commercial and residential building projects in 2005/ 06 in Qatar. Powerduct was installed as the power distribution system in the building (Al Dafna Tower) that hosted the 2006 Asian Game athletes and visitors.
  • Obtain ISO 9001:2008 for design and manufacturing of busduct system, accredited by the British Standards Institution (BSI).
  • Export to two key markets: China and India.
  • Obtain CCC (China Compulsory Certification) for China market.
2007 Move to a new plant with increased production capacity, up to three times previous levels. PPB acquires additional automated and precision machines.
  • Obtain full type test certification based on IEC60439-1 & 2 standard, with the latest amendment edition accredited by KEMA.>
  • Powerduct receives KEMA certification for successful tests in ambient temperatures of 50 degrees C. PPB was the first manufacturer to initiate this test for high ambient temperatures specifically for countries in the Middle East.
  • Achieve the Export Excellence Awards 2007 by MITI Malaysia.
  • PPB is commissioned for its first oil and gas project in Thailand. Successful supply and installation in collaboration with Samsung Electric Contracting Korea on the PTT –GSP # 3, ESP Plant and GSP6 plant. PTT Public Company limited is state-owned listed oil and gas company and one of Thailand’s largest corporations.
  • Obtain Sharjah Water and Electricity Authority (SEWA) approval. Increase business reach into the Sharjah market in UAE.
  • Export to Russia, Brazil and Colombia
  • Achieve Asia Pacific Super Excellent Brand 2009 Award by Asia Enterprise Alliance Worldwide.
  • Obtain the Abu Dhabi Distribution Corporation (ADDC) Approval. Increase supply and market reach in Abu Dhabi and UAE.