Committee Member 2022 - 2024
Board of Direction (BOD) 2022 - 2024
Mr. Martin David (President)
Mr. Martin David is the founding Director of Adept Technical Services Sdn. Bhd. since 2004. He has been involved in the Building Industry for more than 30 years.
In the first 10 years of his career, he was a Site Technical Officer in a leading Architectural firm in Penang. He then spent 2 years overseas in Mauritius as a Construction Manager for a Malaysian construction company, building a Malaysian-owned 5-star hotel. Upon his return to Malaysia, he rejoined the architectural firm which he was previously working for in Penang. He worked there as a Project Manager for another 3 years managing mainly the construction of industrial buildings.
Soon after this, he was offered a managerial position in the sales team of one of the largest worldwide construction chemical company and spent another 8 years there.
After years of experience in the building industry and specialist construction chemical field, he decided to set up his own company, which he runs until today. With his vast knowledge and experience he gives good and helpful advice in areas of industrial flooring, waterproofing and concrete repair.
Mr. Mike Lim (Director 1)
Mike Lim has long experiences in raw materials supply to many industry such as Ceramic, Glass, Animal Feed, Road Marking, Asphaltic Premix and Oil & Gas, as well as many parts of Construction Industry – Plaster/Render, Tile Adhesives, Coatings and Concrete Industry. Has vast technical know-how to introduce Innovative use of latest raw materials.
Have Tertiary Education in Computer Science, UK. Started in Granite Quarry Industry for 5 years. Then went in and currently still in the Calcium Carbonate/Limestone Industry for 27 years, Specialize in Construction Segment for Omya Malaysia Sdn. Bhd. as Sales Manager.
Prof. Dr. Hamidah (Director 2)
She obtained her Bachelor in Civil Engineering Degree in 1988 from the University of Miami, Coral Gables, United States of America (USA). She worked as a Researcher in SIRIM Berhad from 1992 before furthered her study in University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia and obtained her Ph.D in Civil Engineering in 1999. She joined Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) in 2000 as a Lecturer and was promoted to Associate Professor in 2007. Her active involvement in professional bodies is portrayed by her designation as a Secretary of Concrete Society of Malaysia (CSM) for seven (7) sessions, Treasurer of American Concrete Institute Kuala Lumpur Chapter and Council Member of Confederation of Scientific and Technological Associations in Malaysia (COSTAM). Based on her expertise, she has been appointed as a Chief Editor for Scientific Research Journal (UiTM), a member of editorial board for Malaysian Construction Research Journal (CREAM-CIDB), The Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM) Journal, Journal of Engineering Science & Technology (JESTEC) and International Sustainable Construction Journal co-published by UTHM-Concrete Society of Malaysia (CSM). During her service as academic member in UiTM, she has published more than 300 papers in journals and conference proceedings at international and national levels in area of durability in concrete, lightweight concrete, high performance concrete and bio-concrete, international construction, strengthening and repair materials for concrete structures using non-corrodible materials. Nano, bio-concrete and high resistance cement materials to fire are the new area of her interest. She actively involved in research and consultation works and was granted totaling more than RM 1 million for the last five years of research grant from government agencies and industries. At present, she is supervising eighteen Ph.D students and eight of them have graduated. She was promoted to full Professor in 2015.
Mr. Oscar Teng (Secretary)
Mr. Oscar is a specialist in concrete/cementatious decorative and facade mixture. To be specific, Mr. Oscar focuses on Glass Fibre Reinforced Concrete (GFRC) and other light weight concrete facade. Graduated from Monash University in Bach. Civil and Environmental Engineering, his goal is always to create concrete that can beautify the current dull concrete jungle of city life. With 5 years of experiences in Concrete Facade industry, he has managed to assist in designing concrete facade at not only on private buildings that include but not limited to bungalows and condominiums, but also commercial buildings like arches on KL-Selangor Boundary and also decorative item of commercial factories.
On the other hand, Mr. Oscar is also a consultant on construction contract dispute which assist contractors on claiming issues.
Mr. Chris Yong (Treasurer)
Started my career as a sales executive in concrete admixture in 1997. With more than 20 years of experience in technical sales and operation for concrete admixture. Over the 20 years of experience manage to start 2 admixture factories in Malaysia. I have been involved in numerous projects such as Terengganu Water Barrage, Pantai STP, Hulu Terengganu Hydro Power, MRT Package 5 and many more. Currently in charge of local and international sales of concrete admixture.