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Boustead Heavy Industries Corporation Berhad's principal companies include Boustead Naval Shipyard Sdn Bhd, Boustead Penang Shipyard Sdn Bhd, Boustead Yachts Sdn Bhd, PSC Tema Shipyard Ltd, BHIC Allied Defence Technology Sdn Bhd and BHIC Bofors Defence Asia Sdn Bhd. Through its subsidiaries and associates, the Group is involved primarily in:

Ship building
  • Naval & paramilitary vessels
  • Commercial vessels
  • Luxury yachts
Ship repair
  • Naval & paramilitary vessels
  • Commercial vessels
  • Luxury yachts
Heavy engineering
  • Marine engineering
  • Oil & gas
  • Offshore fabrication
  • Fabrication of steel structures and platform
  • Supply and maintenance of weapons & guns
  • Naval & defence communication systems
  • General and defence trading
  • Marine Training Academy
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Primary Activities:

Shipbuilding & ship repair

Building and repair capabilities for vessels, with expertise in vessels of higher tonnage and docking.

Infrastructure and facilities to accommodate six medium-sized vessels at any one-time.


Large, well-equipped electronics test plant and extensive load-bank testing facilities.

Capabilities in handling rewinding, maintenance and testing of electric motors up to 1 Megawatt ratings.


Capabilities in fabrication in specialist ferrous and non-ferrous metals and non-metallic materials, in particular glass reinforced plastics (GRP).

Expertise in handling modern and best-equipped heavy fabrication facilities

Weapon & Electronics

Well-equipped with weapons and fire control repair and test facilities, and undertake overhauls and maintenance of weapons systems, sonar, guns, and mine hunting 'fish'.

Training Academy

One-stop centre for:

  • Integrated Naval Training;
  • Staff Development Programme for employees of Boustead Naval Shipyard
  • Diploma and Degree course through MoU with UTM and USM and PUO
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Boustead Penang Shipyard Sdn Bhd operates from its 40-acre shipyard located at the south-east end of Pulau Jerejak, Penang. The company is mainly involved in shipbuilding, ship repairing, heavy engineering and fabrication.

Primary Activities:

Shipbuilding & ship repair

Licensed by and registered with MOF and MITI.

Building and repair capabilities for vessels, with expertise in aluminium and sophisticated naval vessels.

Infrastructure and facilities to build vessels up to 120 metres in length, and 10,000 DWT.


Fabrication area for up to 3 sets of topsides and jackets.

Load-out facilities for 4,000 mt structures.


Licensed by MOF for Offshore Prefabricated Structural (jacket, bridges & topside).

Proven capabilities in pipe work fabrication (from carbon sell to duplex stainless steel and copper nickel pipes).

Capabilities in fabrication of pressure vessels and general works (including flyover steel structure, plant fabrication & installation and cranes.

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Boustead Yachts Sdn Bhd operates from its 30-acre shipyard in Langkawi, Kedah. The company specialises in the construction of yachts and luxury yachts as well as support and maintenance of yachts.

BHIC Allied Defence Technology Sdn Bhd provides through-life-support in all aspects, covering basic procurement, installation and integration, service, repair and spare parts supply.

BHIC Bofors Asia Sdn Bhd provides through life support for Bofors guns in Malaysia and Asia Pacific region that includes spare parts supply, maintenance and training services.

For more information on Boustead Heavy Industries Group, visit www.bhic.com.my

Other companies in the Heavy Industries Division include MHS Aviation Berhad, Atlas Hall Sdn Bhd and Contraves Advanced Devices Sdn Bhd.

MHS Aviation Berhad is principally involved in the provision of air transportation, flight support, flight training, engineering and technical services to oil and gas companies. www.mhsaviation.com

Boustead Atlas Hall Sdn Bhd is an investment holding company with a focus on upstream oil & gas sector. Representing advanced Norwegian technologies, it aims to facilitate the transfer of these technologies to Malaysia. www.atlashall.com.my

Contraves Advanced Devices Sdn Bhd specialises in fabrication of circuit boards, cable trees and electronic submodules. www.contraves.com.my

Heavy Industries List of Companies

MHS Aviation Berhad Dominion Defence & Industries Sdn Bhd
Atlas Defence Technology Sdn Bhd BYO Marine Sdn Bhd
BHIC Bofors Asia Sdn Bhd BHIC Electronics and Technologies
BHIC Defence Technologies Sdn Bhd   Sdn Bhd
BHIC Petroleum Sdn Bhd BHIC Navaltech Sdn Bhd
Boustead Heavy Industries Corporation Boustead DCNS Naval Corporation Sdn Bhd
  Berhad Contraves Advanced Devices Sdn Bhd
Boustead Naval Shipyard Sdn Bhd Boustead Atlas Hall Sdn Bhd
Boustead Penang Shipyard Sdn Bhd BHIC Aeroservices Sdn Bhd
Boustead Yacht Sdn Bhd    

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