Company Outline

Company Name:HCM Engineering Sdn.Bhd.
Address (Office) Level 3 Block 5, Unipark Suria, Jalan Ikram-Uniten,
  43000 Kajang Selangor, Malaysia.
Contact No.:+603 8738 3388 (Tel)    +603 8737 3341 (Fax)
Address (Branch) 93, Jalan Kampung Pandan,
  55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Contact No.:+603 9286 4050 (Tel)    +603 9283 5334 (Fax)
Business Reg. No:199101015075 (225387-M)
CIDB Reg. No:1961022-WP009881(GRED G7)
ISO Certified:MS ISO 9001:2008 & MS ISO 14001:2004
Date of Incorporation:23rd September 1991

Capital Structure

Authorised Capital:RM 10,000,000.00
Paid Up Capital:RM 2,000,000.00
Shareholders:PROTASCO BERHAD – 100 %
Bank Name:RHB Islamic Bank Berhad
Bank Address Level 11 Menara Yayasan tun Razak,
  200, Jalan Bukit Bintang,
  55100 Kuala Lumpur.
Auditor Company:Crowe Howarth (AF 1018)


Dato' Sri Ir. Chong Ket Pen

Dato’ Sri Ir Chong Ket Pen is the founder of Protasco Group of Companies. He has been a Director of Protasco Berhad since 15 May 2001 and was appointed to the post of Executive Vice Chairman on 20 February 2013. He is also the Group Managing Director of Protasco Group of Companies. Following a BEng (Hons) degree from the University of Malaya in 1979, he obtained his Master of Philosophy (Civil Engineering) degree from the University of Birmingham, United Kingdom in 1990. Dato’ Sri Ir Chong Ket Pen has been a member of the Institute of Engineers Malaysia since 1984 and in the following year became a registered Professional Engineer with the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM). He has been admitted as member of the Institution of Civil Engineers, United Kingdom in 1985 and is registered as Chartered Engineer with the United Kingdom’s Engineering Council since 1987. Dato’ Sri Ir. Chong Ket Pen He began his career as Road Design Engineer cum Assistant Project Engineer at the Public Works Department (PWD) Kelantan in 1979 and was promoted to the position of Project Engineer in 1982. He later became Senior Engineer at the Design and Research Branch of the PWD Headquarters. He was assigned as Senior Pavement Research Engineer at Institut Kerjaraya Malaysia (IKRAM) in 1988, subsequently as Senior Engineer, Pavement Evaluation and Research. He is a road pavement specialist, having extensive experience in the design, construction, and maintenance of road pavements. In 1991, he left the public sector to set the foundation for the establishment of Protasco Group of Companies.

Dato’Sri Muzaffar Syah Bin Abd Rahman

Dato’Sri Muzaffar Syah Bin Abd Rahman is the Managing Director of HCM Engineering Sdn Bhd. He is also the Managing Director in Maintenance Division of Protasco Berhad, effective 2 January 2014. He sits on the Protasco Berhad Board since 16 December 2014. He was the Chief Executive Officer at Molek Engineering Sdn Bhd from 2001 to 2012. He also served as a Director in GIA Consult Sdn Bhd from 2006 to 2012 and Papan Agro Valley Sdn Bhd from 2007 to 2012.

Dato’ Ir Kenny Chong Ther Nen

Dato’ Ir Kenny Chong Ther Nen was appointed Director of HCM Engineering Sdn Bhd on 18 April 2018. He is also the Managing Director of Construction, Property, Trading & Manufacturing, Corporate Security and Special Projects.

Following a BEng (Hons) degree from the University of Melbourne, Australia in 2003, he obtained his Master of Engineering Science in 2005. He is a Professional Engineer registered with the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM)and a Corporate Member of Institute of Engineering Malaysia since 2010. He is also a Member with Institute of Engineers Australia since 2004.

Dato’ Ir Kenny served with Australia Road Research Board (ARRB) as Graduate Engineer before returning to Malaysia in 2005. Since then, he held various positions in Protasco Berhad of Companies. He began his career as Pavement Engineer with Kumpulan Ikram Sdn Bhd from 2005 to 2006. Subsequently, he joined Infrastructure Research & Development Centre as Pavement Engineer and served until December 2009. Widely exposed to various scale of engineering and project development including detailed engineering and construction supervision, he held directorships in Ikram Centre of Excellence for Sustainability & Green Technology and Ikram Master Builder Sdn Bhd before assuming his present position in 2014 as Managing Director of Property & Infrastructure.

In his present position, leading the Property Development Division of Protasco Berhad, Dato’ Ir Kenny
oversees the entire 100-acre development and ensures the growth of De Centrum City, the new township at Kuala Lumpur South and other related development projects.

Ir Edward Khoo Mong Wei

Ir Edward Khoo Mong Wei was appointed Executive Director of HCM Engineering Sdn Bhd on 1 December 2016. He is also the Executive Director of Construction and Property Development division of Protasco Berhad.

He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) (Hons) from the University of Melbourne, Australia. He is a Chartered Professional Engineer of Australia (CP Eng).

He has a Professional Engineer Membership with the National Professional Engineering Register, Australia (NPER). Ir Edward Khoo also has a Professional Engineer Membership with Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM), as well as the Institute of Engineers Malaysia.

Ir Edward Khoo is a Green Building Index (GBI) Accredited Facilitator.

Ir Edward Khoo joined Protasco Development Sdn Bhd as a Project Director in June 2009 where he was responsible to oversee various projects. Prior to that, he was a Project Engineer with Cardno Grogan Richards in Melbourne, Australia since 2007. He also served Mahajaya Berhad as a Project Manager and Sepakat Setia Perunding as Structural Engineer in 2004 and 2001 respectively.

In his current position as Executive Director, Ir Edward Khoo is responsible for a number of major projects including the De Centrum City Master Plan which has a Gross Development Value (GDV) of RM10 billion. The 100-acre commercial development comprises among others a retail mall, soho and service apartments and a hotel and services suite.

Ir Edward Khoo also oversees the development of 3210 unit apartments under the Perumahan Penjawat Awam Malaysia (PPAM) project in Putrajaya, Malaysia. The PPAM project has a GDV of close to RM1 billion.

Dato’ Mohd Taufik bin Haron is the Executive Director of HCM Engineering Sdn Bhd, focusing on special projects in Maintenance and Construction works.

He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Civil) from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and is also a member of the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM).

Dato’ Mohd Taufik built his expertise in the field of geotechnical engineering while at Bachy Solentanche (M) Sdn Bhd in 1997. There he focused on design, construction and supervision of deep foundation, retaining wall and basement works such as Diaphragm Wall, Barrette Pile, Bore Pile, Micro Pile and Ground Anchor.

In 1999, Dato’ Mohd Taufik was a Project Manager at Shinei Engineering & Bauer, a contractor for the Express Rail Link (ERL) project which involved installation of more than 10,000 stone column works at Sungai Besi, Kuala Lumpur. Dato’ Mohd Taufik then became a Project Engineer at Geopancar Sdn Bhd, and successfully coordinated, supervised and executed 500 nos of bore pile for a bridge construction in Putrajaya.

Mohd Taufik bin Haron Dato’ Mohd Taufik then joined Kumpulan IKRAM Sdn Bhd in March 2001 as a Geotechnical Engineer where he further mastered his geotechnical skills focusing on design works for slope, foundation, soil improvement, and stabilisation and retaining wall structure. Apart from geotechnical works, he also collaborated with the Department of Public Works in a few research projects such as current practices of compaction in Malaysia and Pile Driving Analyser (PDA) and Development of Soil Profile & Foundation Information System (SOPHIS).

Dato’ Mohd Taufik has lead numerous major landslide investigations in Malaysia including the infamous Bukit Antarabangsa landslide, as well as incidences at Taman Hillview, Kampong Pasir, Dang Wangi and Bukit Setiawangsa. Recently, he had successfully developed the Kuala Lumpur Slope Information System (KLSIS) with 3D web-online database, a first and one-of-its-kind information system for slope in Asia.