Mecomb is a subsidiary of Sime Darby Industrial in Southeast Asia. Established in 1953, the company was originally known as Mechanical and Combustion  Engineering Company Private Limited. Since its inception, we have strived to supply  internationally recognised, state-of-the-art engineering products and services to benefit the local  community. We also believe in our commitment to our customers, rendering superior local technical support and services.

About Us

Mecomb Group comprises of five key business arms, which in turn, oversees the  development and growth of each respective sector. Namely, they are 


Electrical Component Supply Solutions


Mechanical Industrial Solutions


Scientific Solutions


Control and Automation Solutions

Our History

  • 1858


    Motion Smith was established.

  • 1953


    Mecomb Singapore was established by Wladimir Petro, a Russian civil engineer who ventured into Singapore "to start a new chapter in his life".

  • 1957


    Public Works Department of  Malaya purchased Mecomb’s steam kualis for the kitchens of the Malay Regiment. 

  • 1964


    With continual trade ongoing with with our neighbouring state, plans for first regional base were  put into motion. Hence, ​Mecomb Malaysia was established. 

  • 1967


    A shift in vision to establish Mecomb Group as a regional leader in industrial and engineering  solutions led to our third regional base - Mecomb Thailand. 

  • 1978


    The unprecedented growth of Mecomb Group caught the eye of an industrial giant. Sime Darby  Berhad acquired Mecomb Group and Motion Smith. 

  • 1991


    Successes in the industrial and engineering industry regionally garnered the attention for new  potential partnerships - and our fourth regional base Mecomb Indonesia, in Jakarta was born. 

  • 1992


    Just one year later, opportunity arose to replicate the success in West Java in the other end of  the Indonesian peninsula and hence, a second Indonesian base was established in Surabaya.

  • 1993


    Mecomb Group achieved ISO 9002 Certification from SISIR for its Sales and Services activities  as well as its Manufacturing Operations. 

  • 2003


    Motion Smith was merged with Mecomb Group, forming the fifth essential ​division​ of the five  business arms of Mecomb. 

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Our Bonds

Our Values

"TORCH”, a ground-up initiative from our employees, emphasizing the values of: Teamwork,  Openness, Respect, Commitment and Honesty. 

By embodying the values of TORCH, we develop a common ground to connect to one another despite regional and cultural differences. TORCH creates an alignment between individuals and directs us to serve our customers better. 

Our Vision

Mecomb aims to position ourselves as our customers’ trusted and valued partner through win-win value propositions and by providing outstanding service in every region in which we operate.

Our Mission

Mecomb is committed to achieving sustainable business growth through:

  • Bringing out the Best in our People.
  • Deliver outstanding service to our Customers by committing to the Process.
  • Maximizing the Profits of our Shareholders.

We aim to develop an engaged workforce focused on delivering our promise to our  stakeholders, partners and loyal customers. 

About Us

With strong partnership with our principals, a dedicated team of specialists and a well-established customer base, Mecomb is ever ready to partner with your organization to seize new opportunities and open new doors to the ever fast-changing competitive industry.

Our Competencies



Mecomb comprises of five key business arms that offer a range of ​electrical, engineering,  scientific and navigational ​products and solutions for our customers. 



Mecomb provides integrated solutions  based on a multi-disciplinary approach to not only solve the issues faced by specific industries  but also to bring them forward to the next level. 



Our experience over the years has taught us how to exceed customers' expectations for 60  years and counting. 



With a well-built network based on our strategic partnerships, we are able to distribute, integrate  and provide customised solutions to our customers. 



Our people are the backbone of who we are. Our engineers and technical personnel are skilled  craftsmen of respective industries. 



Mecomb has no shortage of awards and accolades under our belt: ISO 9001:2015, BS OHSAS 18001:2007, SS 620:2016 GDPMDS, bizSafe Star, to name a few.