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Milestone

Milestone


Aug 1963  Company incorporated
Jul 1966  Company listed on The Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange and Stock Exchange of Singapore Ltd.
Oct 1966  First sheet machine commissioned to produce corrugated roofing sheets
Jun 1967 First pipe machine commissioned
Feb 1976 Second sheet machine commissioned
Sep 1979 Second pipe machine commissioned
Jan 1983 Acquisition of S.B. Industries Sdn. Bhd.
Aug 1984 Acquisition of Fitek (M) Sdn. Bhd.
Aug 1984 First asbestos free SUPERFLEX produced
Sep 1985 Third sheet machine commissioned exclusively to produce asbestos free flat and patterned sheets
Apr 1986 Completed conversion of No. 2 Sheet machine to produce asbestos free corrugated roofing sheets
Oct 1987 James Hardie divested 30% equity to Malaysia interests
Aug 1988 UAC Berhad celebrated 25th Anniversary
1990 Launched SUPERTEX WOODGRAIN PANEL the first product in its DECOWALL
Jun 1991 A joint venture company, Uponor-UAC Sdn. Bhd., formed to manufacture and market polyethylene pipes.
Mar 1992 SUPERTEX PLANK launched
Jun 1992 Boustead Holding Berhad increased its shareholding to 32%
1994 Uponor-UAC Sdn. Bhd. underwent a name change to UAC pipes Sdn. Bhd. and became a wholly owned subsidiary of UAC Berhad.
Jul 1994 UAC Berhad awarded MS ISO 9002:1991
Aug 1995 UAC-Reflange Sdn. Bhd. was formed
1995 Fourth sheet machine commissioned
1996 UAC Reflange Sdn. Bhd. became a wholly owned subsidiary of UAC Berhad and renamed as UAC Masterflange Sdn. Bhd.
Jan 1996 FORRA launched
Dec 1996 New Division R&D setup
Nov 1998 UAC PIPES Sdn. Bhd. awarded MS ISO 9002:1994
Jun 2000 UAC Steel Systems Sdn. Bhd. became wholly owned subsidiary
2001 Fifth sheet machine commissioned
2004 UAC Berhad awarded MS ISO 9001:2000
2006 UAC Berhad classified as a Government Linked Company
Feb 2006 Commencement of construction of Menara UAC
Jul 2007 UAC Berhad became a subsidiary of Boustead Holdings Berhad
Mar 2008 UAC moved to new office at Menara UAC
Apr 2008 UCO SolidWall System launched
June 2008 UAC Berhad awarded OHSAS 18001:2007 & MS 1722:2005 CERTIFICATION
Jan 2010 UAC Berhad ISO 9001 QMS revised to ISO 9001:2008
Feb 2010 UAC Berhad certified with the Type III Environmental Labelling – Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) in accordance to ISO 14025:2006, verified by IBU (Institute for Construction and the Environment) of Germany
Apr 2010 UAC Berhad awarded the Best Brand in Product Branding 2009-2010 for Manufacturing – Cellulose Fibre Cement Products
Oct 2012 National Excellent Occupational Safety and Health Award 2012 – Other Manufacturing Category – by National Council For Occupational Safety & Health (Human Resource Ministry)
Dec 2012 UAC Berhad was privatized and became a wholly owned subsidiary of Boustead Holdings Berhad
2014 UAC Berhad won the Special Award for Innovation for its UCO SolidWall System at The Malaysian Construction Industry Excellence Awards 2013, organized by CIDB Malaysia
Feb 2016 UAC certified with MyHijau Mark, issued by Malaysian Green Technology Malaysia