Singapore, 23 October 2018 – Surbana Jurong, one of the largest Asia-based urban and infrastructure consulting firms, is partnering TÜV SÜD Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd. (TÜV SÜD) to develop new generation predictive lift maintenance systems.
TÜV SÜD is a leading global technical solution provider with deep expertise in providing inspection, certification and advisory solutions for lift monitoring and maintenance globally.
Surbana Jurong has 30 years of experience and expertise in developing and managing integrated smart city solutions for Singapore’s public housing estates.
Through this partnership, Surbana Jurong aims to further enhance its current predictive lift monitoring system, and consequently improve lift performance for its clients. It will also help ensure Surbana Jurong’s predictive models meet and exceed global benchmarks.
“We believe that digitalisation can bring about opportunities for organisations to transform systems and processes and become more efficient, said Dr. Andreas Hauser, Director of Digital Service Centre of Excellence, TÜV SÜD, “We are delighted to partner Surbana Jurong in this project, applying big data analytics to create predictive models for improving lift performance.”
This partnership is part of Surbana Jurong’s continuous journey to stay at the forefront of technological advancements, and continuously enhance its various Smart City solutions.
Mr Poon Joe Keen, Managing Director of Surbana Jurong’s Smart City Solutions said, “As a leading management services provider, Surbana Jurong continuously innovate and enhance our technology to provide our clients with advanced solutions. Our collaboration with TÜV SÜD should provide added assurance to our clients that our solutions are some of the best in the world.”
For a start, the partners aim to collaborate on lift performance monitoring system projects in Singapore.
About Surbana Jurong
Surbana Jurong is one of the largest Asia-based urban and infrastructure consulting firms. Leveraging technology and creativity, Surbana Jurong provides best-in-class consultancy solutions across the entire value chain of the urbanisation, industrialisation and infrastructure domains.
Headquartered in Singapore, the Surbana Jurong Group has a global workforce of over 14,000 employees in more than 120 offices across over 40 countries in Asia, Australia, UK, the Middle East, Africa and the Americas, and an annual turnover of around S$1.5 billion.
Surbana Jurong has a track record of close to 70 years, and has built more than a million homes in Singapore, crafted master plans for more than 30 countries and developed over 100 industrial parks globally.
Surbana Jurong’s motto ‘Building Cities, Shaping Lives’ reflects its belief that development is more than just steel and concrete. Surbana Jurong creates spaces and designs infrastructure where people live, work and play, shaping cities into homes with sustainable jobs where communities and businesses can flourish.
About TÜV SÜD
TÜV SÜD is a global organisation for safety, security and sustainability solutions. It specialises in testing, certification, auditing and advisory services. Since 1866, the company has remained committed to its founding principles of protecting people, the environment and assets from technology-related risks. Through 24,000 employees across 1,000 locations, it adds tangible value to customers and partners by enabling market access and managing risks. TÜV SÜD’s Digital Service Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Singapore is one of the Group’s key drivers of new services in the digital domain. Since its inauguration in 2016, it has been actively involved in innovation projects on autonomous driving, Industry 4.0, smart lifts and connected healthcare.
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