Technical Visit to FYS Marketing Sdn Bhd (Quarry Plant)
FYS Marketing Sdn Bhd is quarry operator located in Bukit Mertajam, Penang. FYS extracts rock from hill, the key operations are
1) Hill Development
2) Drilling & Blasting
3) Loading & Hauling
4) Crushing & Screening
5) Loading & Sales
FYS supplies various types of aggregate for housing projects, highway projects, road construction projects, brickwork manufacturing, ready mixed plant, premix plant and general contractors. In the past until today, quarrying carries discouraged image and poor general public perception that quarry is a dangerous, dirty, unsystematic and non-environmentally friendly industry. In order to rebranding quarry industry, FYS take a lead to transform FYS quarry operation & environment since 2012 and recognised by:
Award of Excellence 2017 from Institute of Quarrying Malaysia (IQM) on 31 October 2017.
Anugerah Cemerlang Keselamatan dan Kesihatan Pekerjaan Kebangsaan 2017 Kategori Perlombongan dan Penguarian on 16 November 2017.
The 2nd ASEAN-OSHNET BEST PRACTICES AWARD (small and medium enterprises) held on 3 April 2018 at Siem Reap, Cambodia.
Speaker - Foo Kheng Sin (Zeems Foo)
Graduated as Bachelor Engineering in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland in 1992
Quarry Manager’s Certificate & Quarry Manager’s Practicing Certificate from Institute of Quarrying Malaysia (IQM)
Started manufacturing career in various multi-national factories at Bayan Lepas free trade zone for the past 25 years
Presently Chairman of FYS Marketing Sdn Bhd
Secretary of Penang Quarries Association (PQA)
Assistant Secretary General of Penang Master Builders & Building Materials Dealers Association (PMBBMDA)
09:30am – 10:00am Arrival of IEM delegates
10:00am – 11:00am Technical Presentation of FYS quarry operation
11:00am - 12.30pm Tour to FYS quarry Safe zone (Homestay) & Leisure zone (Agro park, green house, bee farm, orchid farm, aquaponics)
12.30pm – 01:00pm Lunch at FYS quarry aircond cafeteria