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BizSAFE Progress to Level 2 Status

Posted on: October 2011

ASS Pte Ltd have recently advanced to bizSAFE Level 2 status. This involved members of the existing ASS WHS team attending a 2 day course approved by the Singapore Ministry of Manpower (MOM). The course has provided ASS with the skills to proceed with the implementation of a Risk Management (RM)/Risk Analysis (RA) program. ASS will form a RM/RA committee comprising members from various departments of the company and headed by a nominated “Champion”. The successful implementation of the RM/RA program and subsequent approval audit by the MOM will culminate in the award of BizSAFE Level 3 Status.

BizSAFE is an initiative set-up by the Workplace Safety and Health Council of Singapore:

Extended Preventive Maintenance and Support Contract with SATS Catering Pte Ltd

Posted on: October 2011

SATS Catering Pte Ltd have extended the Preventive Maintenance and Support Contract for their Automated Systems located at the SICC2 facility, Changi Airport, Singapore. ASS Pte Ltd have been supporting SATS at this site since 2005. The extended contract includes for the support of the Cart Transport Management System (CTMS) and the Material Handling System (MHS) for Tote Bins. The full scope of work includes for comprehensive Preventive Maintenance, 365 day x 24 hr support both locally in Singapore and from the UK, 3rd party support for the Stratus ft Servers, Ethernet Networks and Anti Virus updates.

Rolls Royce Manufacturing Facility

Posted on: June 2011

Rolls Royce are locating their state-of-the-Art manufacturing facility and administration Hub at the Seletar Aerospace Park in Singapore. The 154,000 sq meter facility comprises a Trent Engine assembly and Test building, a Wide Chord Blade manufacturing building and the Hub building. The Hub building houses the first major Rolls Royce training centre in the region, an advanced technology centre and shared administrative support services.

Exmac Automation Ltd have been awarded the project to implement the Skillet Flow Lines for the assembly of the Trent engines. ExMac are a 100% owned subsidiary of ASS's long term UK partners MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd.

ExMac are designing and manufacturing the Skillet Flow Lines and associated equipment. MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) Ltd are designing and implementing the control systems.

ExMac have awarded ASS Pte Ltd with a contract to supply installation labour, tools, equipment and general logistics support in Singapore.

MacDonald Humfrey (Automation) have awarded ASS Pte Ltd with a contract to carry out the complete control systems installation, commissioning, training and post hand-over support.

Malaysian Airlines Sytems - WMS Interfaces

Posted on: May 2011

Malaysian Airline Systems (MAS) are in the process of implementing a complex SAP ERP system at their IT headquarters in Kelana Jaya. ASS (M) Sdn Bhd together with their technology partner CSY Capital Sdn Bhd have been awarded the project to develop and deploy interfaces between the SAP and MAS's suppliers.

ASS have been actively supporting the existing interfaces on behalf of the vendors, however, this is the first time that they have been engaged directly by MAS.

SATS Catering Training Program

Posted on: May 2011

SATS Catering Pte Ltd have instructed ASS Pte Ltd to provide a Technical Training Program for the maintenance staff based at the SICC2 facility. The program includes for the preparation and presentation of training materials associated with the automated systems deployed at SICC2.

With ASS's vast knowledge of the control systems they are able to compile the relevant training material from the various existing system documents and from the documentation provided by ASS during various recent upgrade projects.

ASS have been supporting SATS for several years and the ASS technical staff and management have intimate knowledge of the systems.

The training will take place at the SICC2 facility during the period June 2011 to August 2011.