About United Technology

United Technology (M) Sdn. Bhd. (UT) is the exclusive representative of:

  • The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) in Malaysia, Brunei Darussalam and Indonesia
  • IHS Markit in Malaysia and Brunei Darussalam
  • Smart partnership with American Welding Society (AWS) in Malaysia as an International Agent and Accredited Test Facility for all forms of welding disciplines.

We have been representing IEEE and IHS Markit in this part of the world for more than 30 years. Our presence in Malaysia, Brunei and Indonesia is supported by the government, commercial companies and academia. As exclusive representatives, we are responsible for sales support, training, presentations and consulting services for all customers of our strategic partners and services.

Since 1986, UT has supported the sale of technical standards and codes for IHS Markit (previously known as IHS Inc.) and provided customized IT services for various industries in Malaysia – Aerospace, Defense, Construction, Academia, Utilities, Manufacturing and Engineering Services. UT has played a pivotal role in industrial development and growth in Malaysia by providing technical standards and solutions for various key projects including the construction of the Petronas Twin Towers, KL Telecommunications Tower and Kuala Lumpur International Airport.

Today, UT continues to be a key player in providing technical standards and specifications, parts management databases and engineering design guides for various government and private entities. In addition, UT has a recognized working partnership with the Standards Body of Malaysia (SIRIM) to continuously support the sales of technical standards to companies in Malaysia. Examples of technical standards that we provide include BSI, ASTM, API, ASME and ISO.

Data Solutions For Your Business

Our Vision

At United Technology, we are determined to increase the value of our company through our global portfolio of providing solutions to our customers. We exceed customers’ expectations and achieve market leadership by operating excellence in every segment of our company. Drawing on our global resources, we deliver relevant insights and research-based advice and solutions, so our clients can make effective decisions in their respective industry.

Our Mission

Our mission is simple: make information an asset for your business.

We ensure you have all the critical information you need to further compliment and increase effectiveness of your business. We strive to make technology integrate seamlessly with your business so it can grow. As your technology and data partner, we will work hand in hand with you to support your growth. More than just your needs and goals, we also understand your aspirations and dreams.

Our Partners

IEEE is the world’s largest professional association dedicated to advancing technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE and its members inspire a global community through IEEE’s highly cited publications, conferences, technology standards, and professional and educational activities. IEEE creates an environment where members collaborate on world-changing technologies – from computing and sustainable energy systems, to aerospace, communications, robotics, healthcare, and more. The strategic plan of IEEE is driven by an envisioned future that realizes the full potential of the role of IEEE in advancing technology for humanity. The IEEE Brand Identity Toolkit explains the basic usage rules for all corporate identity elements and how to utilize them to create powerful and consistent communications pieces.
IHS Markit is a leading provider of critical information, products, solutions and services to governments and corporations in six core industries in over 100 countries. Our objective is to provide complete information solutions that improves customers’ efficiency, competitive positions and offers decision support at every level of the product development life cycle. Our information tools offer users quick access to a vast amount of timely and relevant information and knowledge-based application tools. The bulk of the Company’s revenues are derived from subscriptions. IHS maintains the most comprehensive databases of their kind and employs proprietary processes and technology to collect, manage and deliver a vast inventory of information. IHS (NYSE: IHS) is a leading source of information and insight in pivotal areas that shape today’s business landscape: energy, economics, geopolitical risk, sustainability and supply chain management. Businesses and governments around the globe rely on the comprehensive content, expert independent analysis and flexible delivery methods of IHS to make high-impact decisions and develop strategies with speed and confidence. IHS has been in business since 1959 and became a publicly traded company to the New York Stork Exchange in 2005. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, USA, IHS employs more than 4,200 people in more than 30 countries around the world.
The American Welding Society (AWS) was founded in 1919 as a multifaceted, non-profit organization with a goal to advance the science, technology and application of welding and related joining disciplines. From factory floor to high-rise construction, from military weaponry to home products, AWS continues to lead the way in supporting welding education and technology development to ensure a strong, competitive and exciting way of life for all Americans. AWS serves more than 66,000 members worldwide. Membership consists of engineers, scientists, educators, researchers, welders, inspectors, welding foreman, company executives and officers, and corporate members including welding manufacturers, independent welding shops, distributorship, end-users, educational institutions and more. Members interests include automatic, semi-automatic and manual welding, as well as brazing, soldering, ceramics, lamination, robotics, and welding safety and health.


A constantly expanding information universe means researchers, educators and trainers must filter value from the noise to deliver timely, credible materials.

IHS Product Design:
IHS Markit supports world-class academic and educational practice across civilian, commercial and military spheres to help researchers, educators and trainers filter value from the noise of a constantly expanding information universe.

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers):
Leading universities from around the world subscribe to the IEEE Xplore digital library. They know IEEE is the most-cited publisher in new technology patents and publishes 18 of the top 20 journals in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, along with the top journals in many other fields of technology.

As the balance of spending shifts from west to east, aerospace, defense, and security professionals must anticipate evolving threats, keep pace with geopolitical shifts, plan for supply-chain disruptions, ensure regulatory compliance, navigate emerging markets, and sustain cost-effective defense capabilities.

IHS Product Design:
With a legacy of over 100 years as Jane’s, IHS Markit delivers renowned open-source intelligence and powerful analytical tools encompassing data on military equipment, technology, parts, standards and logistics. Our objective analysis, training and consulting covers defense markets, programs, budgets, risks and capabilities.

Jane’s by IHS Markit:
Jane’s provides detailed specifications across the world’s land, air and sea platforms, weapons, C4ISR systems and CBRNE & EOD equipment. Together with technical, operational and commercial insight Jane’s equipment information offers the world’s only resource for a complete overview of military capability.

  • Enhance critical all-source analysis
  • Optimize intelligence collection and processing
  • Model accurate threat scenarios
  • Procure military capability effectively
  • Identify and mitigate risk.

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers):
IEEE provides information focused on the organization, design, development, integration, and operation of complex systems for space, air, ocean, or ground environment. These systems include, but are not limited to, navigation, avionics, spacecraft, aerospace power, radar, sonar, telemetry, defense, transportation, automated testing, and command and control.

Farmers, corporations and governments face complicated risks and broad, rapidly evolving challenges. For example, as a key feedstock for ammonia production, abundant and low-cost North American natural gas strongly impacts the global chemical and fertilizer industries in terms of production costs, regional supply and demand, and trade flows.

IHS Product Design:
IHS Markit supports market and supply-chain strategies for agriculture and agriculture-related enterprises, including food manufacturing, procurement, banking and energy. You benefit from market data, forecasts and analyses, as well as standards, agricultural engineering practices, product data, regulatory information and sustainability solutions.

Improve the speed, accuracy and impact of product planning, marketing, and field & sales operations. Global competition is fierce and automakers need to be fast, accurate and agile when it comes to marketing, and field and sales operations. Actionable information and insight will be the difference between market leaders and the rest of the pack.

IHS Product Design:
Automakers, suppliers and dealers rely on our 800+ auto experts spanning 14 countries to understand and take action on global and local opportunities, risk, regulation and the disruptive impact of technology and “big data.” With the acquisition of Polk in 2013, IHS Markit delivers un-paralleled data-driven solutions and services spanning the entire value chain, from concept design to sales, marketing and the aftermarket.

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers):
Manufacturers are using IEEE technology to make vehicles safer, reliable, and more efficient. IEEE technical societies focusing on automotive engineers include the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society, IEEE Sensors Council, and the IEEE Power Electronics Society.

Nearly every industry—agriculture, energy, oil and gas, manufacturing, consumer and retail—relies on chemicals to produce. But chemicals’ profitability is subject to market volatility, regulatory pressures, geopolitical risk, supply-chain disruption and shifting end-user demand.

IHS Product Design:
IHS Markit help industry leaders make confident decisions in the face of market volatility, regulatory pressures, geopolitical risk and shifting end-user demand. Leverage data on economic and country risk, hydrocarbon and raw materials developments, supply- and distribution-chain management and environmental compliance.

Continued headwinds and geo-political flare ups have reignited global uncertainty, impacting construction investment. The industry faces constrained spending, changing policies, new environmental and safety regulations, and volatile supply chains.

IHS Product Design:
Building material suppliers, construction equipment companies, architects and contractors can access accurate and timely data, analysis, research and insight into current and future market conditions and building requirements for the ever-changing construction industry.

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers):
IEEE publish and update standards, publications, journals and codes for the construction industry, to keep users up-to-date with changes in the industry and technology. These set the ground rules and guidelines for practical safeguarding of workers and the public during construction installation, operation, and maintenance of electric supply, communication lines and associated equipment.

AWS (American Welding Society):
Boost earnings and opportunities: Get certified
. One of the best ways to advance your welding career is by earning a specialized certification. This opens up opportunities for more money, leadership roles and higher-level career challenges. AWS offers nine different certification categories, from inspectors, supervisors and educators to radiographic interpreters, welding engineers and fabricators.

Around the world, bankers, asset managers, corporate finance professionals and insurers must calibrate their investment and lending decisions against a background of economic uncertainty, geopolitical unrest and interdependent industry dynamics. IHS Financial & Capital Markets assists you in strategic planning as well as optimizing your investment and loan portfolios with our award-winning economic forecasts and analysis.

IHS Maritime & Trade:
Make better decisions by gaining cutting-edge insights into future risks and opportunities. Simplify and quantify country, sovereign and sector-specific exposure with risk ratings for the world’s largest markets. Anticipate key drivers of your firm’s success by simulating best and worst-case scenarios. Protect your assets with the ability to map political and violent risks as they happen, all around the world. Leverage our database of 40,000 energy industry transactions from the past 20 years – along with detailed analysis of 70 global plays – to screen asset opportunities.

From the local to the national level, governments face competing pressures to increase services, cut budgets, drive growth, and protect citizens from a growing spectrum of threats at home and abroad. They are joined by non-governmental organizations (NGOs), which support agency personnel and program strategies as well as providing on-ground support.

IHS Product Design:
IHS helps organizations worldwide carry out the research needed to shape objectives, lead conversations and influence key decision makers. They can access industry, market and technology reports and economic insights—all key to helping you anticipate and respond to existing conditions.

Jane’s by IHS Markit:
IHS Markit information and insight enables governments and NGOs to make better policy decisions, evaluate options under alternate scenarios, and monitor their defense and security positions. Use our trusted economic forecasts to plan and forecast budgets, assess energy alternatives, identify investment sources, and understand key drivers of revenue growth and economic development. Our solutions allow you to quantify and analyze both the job and revenue-creating effects of your policies, projects and operations.

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers):
Top corporations and government agencies rely on IEEE Research. IEEE Xplore provides opportunities for technical development by bringing people, ideas, and technology together in areas ranging from aerospace systems, computers, and telecommunications to biomedical engineering, electric power, and consumer electronics, among others.

Strong partnerships outlast trends. Reinvention and innovation are critical skills a business has to master to survive the ups and downs of any market. But it takes more than that to thrive. Building partnerships and trusted relationships in the energy sector can mean the difference between enduring and flourishing.

IHS Product Design:
Whether you need to identify the safest drilling location, value an oil asset, or weigh a solar array investment, IHS Energy has you covered. Our 600+ energy experts and 800+ geoscientists and engineers apply advanced analytics to proprietary data to offer insights into the entire energy value chain – from oil, gas, and coal in the ground to renewables to local gas stations and global power grids. 

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers):
Today’s power and energy corporations deliver new patented technologies at an ever-increasing pace, based on research that is at the forefront of the industry. Organizations like ABB Ltd, Siemens, Emerson Electric, Honeywell, Total, and GE all cite high proportions of IEEE literature in patents for new technology.
Patent references to IEEE papers have increased 896% since 1997 and recent studies of the top patenting companies show that IEEE scientific and technical articles are cited over 3 times more often than any other scholarly or commercial publisher. 

AWS (American Welding Society):
AWS is the worldwide leader in certification programs for the welding industry. Since the CWI (Certified Welding Inspectors) program inception in 1976, AWS has certified 97,000+ welding inspectors alone, plus thousands more working professionals across other certification categories. AWS conducts exams in locations around the world, including 550 U.S. sites and 40 countries each year.

IHS Maritime & Trade:
IHS is the industry’s authoritative provider of information, analytics and insight to help clients understand the complex environment that shapes energy markets and asset performance. Our experts and analytical tools enable clients to continuously improve their strategy and operations across the entire energy value chain, covering oil & gas, coal, power and renewables.

Whether they build consumer products or industrial/capital goods, manufacturers must keep pace with rapidly changing technologies, materials and customer preferences. Producers across all industries face the complex challenges of tracking global economic trends and complying with engineering standards while maintaining profitability.

IHS Product Design:
IHS Markit combines design standards and innovative tools – from knowledge discovery to problem-solving – with deep industry expertise to help you solve challenges 33% faster and at lower cost. From material price indices to consistently accurate economic forecasts, our solutions help you run an efficient supply chain and capitalize on pivotal market trends. Rely on IHS Markit to understand the impact of market, regulatory and technology imperatives so you can maximize growth, mitigate risk, and strategically engage up and down the value chain.

IHS Maritime & Trade:
Maritime & Trade provides you with the most comprehensive maritime intelligence enabling you to make better operational and strategic decisions. Our clients across industries seek to invest, drive profitability, reduce costs, actively monitor important assets including ships, cargo, infrastructure and achieve regulatory compliance.
Maritime & Trade’s unrivaled intelligence covers ships and companies that own, manage and operate the ships; the ports the ships call at; previous port callings and real time positions.

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers):
Whether you’re researching 3D printing, nanotechnology, big data, predictive maintenance technology or any manufacturing technology trends, IEEE is your gateway to the most vital information in the industry today. With the intuitive IEEE Xplore® digital library, you’ll find the journal articles, conference proceedings, and standards needed to lead manufacturing innovation—and boost your company’s bottom line.

From identifying growth opportunities, reducing global supply chain risk and improving efficiency Maritime & Trade solutions from IHS Markit provides the information, analytics and insight you need to sail ahead of the competition. We have over 300 years industry experience and are the sole appointed authority for assigning and validating the IMO. We are also able to provide 100% of US seaborne imports and export data along with global trade information for 86 countries.

IHS Maritime & Trade:
Maritime & Trade provides you with the most comprehensive maritime intelligence enabling you to make better operational and strategic decisions. Our clients across industries seek to invest, drive profitability, reduce costs, actively monitor important assets including ships, cargo, infrastructure and achieve regulatory compliance.

Maritime & Trade’s unrivaled intelligence covers ships and companies that own, manage and operate the ships; the ports the ships call at; previous port callings and real time positions.

Technology companies are continually on the leading-edge, considering unconventional and innovative ways to meet the demands of the savvy consumer. Explore the latest technology industry trends and perspectives on growth opportunities and factors to be mindful of along the way.

IHS Product Design:
IHS Markit reconciles data on supply and demand dynamics up and down the electronics industry value chain, including adjacent global, economic and market factors and the impact of drivers like cloud computing, “big data,” social-networking, data analytics and machine-to-machine (M2M) communications.

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers):
IEEE Xplore helps advance technology in a variety of disciplines. More than ever before, technology is changing the way we learn, work, communicate, and think. New and improved technology is continuously advancing a variety of disciplines worldwide. In today’s global economy, staying at the top of your field requires more than just knowing about the latest technological breakthroughs. Successful professionals, researchers, and students must understand how technology affects, and is affected by, the world around them.

The mobile and telecommunications landscape is changing faster than ever before. Our partners provide complete A-to-Z coverage of the telecom ecosystem combined with an unparalleled view of adjoining markets. From component and infrastructure information to operator and subscriber coverage, to technology strategy and market share information, they provide unmatched depth and breadth into the issues that matter most in telecommunications.

IHS Product Design:
Businesses rely on IHS Markit to help them respond to the strategies and business models of the leading mobile and telecom players. We can help you understand how value chains are evolving and the role of the many different players—including device OEMs, intellectual property holders, network operators and media companies.

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers):
Take advantage of innovative communications research with IEEE.
IEEE offers unlimited access to today’s most respected telecommunications research—with eight core IEEE
telecommunications publications and two key telecommunications conferences, plus the flexibility to view other articles from the IEEE Xplore digital library. Get access to the information used by leaders in the telecommunications industry and stay on top of emerging technologies.

Management Team

Mr. Edmonds is the President and Managing Director of United Technology (M) Sdn Bhd. He has over 30 years of experience in sales, business strategy, corporate affairs and private investments. Mr. Edmonds’ industry experiences include Aerospace and Defense, Office Equipment, Chemicals and Information Technology. Mr. Edmonds is also and avid member and past president of the Rotary Club and plays a key role in raising funds for various charitable organizations.

Barry Edmonds joined United Technology in 2005 and oversees the business development, marketing and investment strategies of United Technology. As a former Marketing Analyst and Management Consultant, Barry has over 18 years experience in corporate strategy, business process improvement and business development.

Ms. Geraldine is a pioneer who has been with United Technology for 32 years, overseeing all administrative matters for the company. Ms. Geraldine has vast experience in administering sales, marketing, business operations, and she is a well-known figure among United Technology’s esteemed clients.

Mr. Edward Kennedy has been with United Technology for the past 20 years, specializing in the field of Networking, Systems Integration and MIS. Mr. Edward has managed many projects successfully which contributed to United Technology’s success in the industry.

Mr. Nik, an ex-Naval Warrant Officer, has been with United Technology for 15 years and plays an important role in pre and post technical support. He has also been a user of our databases during his service in the Royal Malaysian Navy.

Saidatul has a diploma in accounting and assisting in administrative aspect of United Technology.

Mikhail has been with United Technology for 7 years and has contributed to the organization’s growth with his skills in Sales and Marketing.

As the newest addition to the team, Erika has prior experience in marketing for a wide scale of industries. She currently assists the Director in business development and marketing for United Technology.