PUTERI ENGINEERING & COMPANY ( PEC )was registered under the Business Name Ordinance (Cap 64 ) on 2nd December, 1978 by Mr.George Toh Kin Siang. The principle activities of PEC is to import and export machinery and engineering parts, initially for Kuching and eventually the whole state of Sarawak. With the industrialization pace in Sarawak picking up in the late 1970’s, it was Mr.Toh’s vision that power tools and industrial equipment will be necessity in the state.
PEC today is the SOLE DISTRIBUTOR/AGENT for the Brands Tools, Air Compressor, Arc Welder & Welding Consumables, Switch Gear, Electric Chain & Wire Rope Hoist, Water Pump and other related products for the territory of East Malaysia, Labuan & Brunei. Demands for the products is expected to continue to experience steady annual growth far better than then major competing brands.
PEC is confident of the growth prospect because it is able to provide the necessary technical expertise, backup and after sales services with its well trained staff and most important principal support and back-up.
Hitachi brands of industrial tools and equipment has today become a household name in both the domestic, commercial and industrial sectors. The present retail outlets include hardware and machinery shops, accessories centre, major supermarket and likes. With its extensive, distribution network and competitive process, the brand will continue to experience extensive growth in the years to come.
With PEC placed in the right strategic business path, Mr.Toh is constantly looking into other scope on business to venture into. Industries considered are construction, reaty development, property investment and farming in addition to consumer products and to consider creating strategic alliances in order to expend in the business world. The current overall business philosophy is to offer high quality consumer products at reasonable prices; to be market oriented and have strong commitment to customer satisfaction; commitment to improve customer service and meet consumers needs.