MPKS supports D-Virtual Park

MPKS supports D-Virtual Park

Workers putting the finishing final touches on the D-Virtual Park. KUCHING: The Kota Samarahan Municipal Council (MPKS) has commended Serba Dinamik Group’s efforts in creating a virtual reality (VR) park in Kota Samarahan for the benefit of the people in the area and beyond. “All big and successful business groups should emulate Serba Dinamik Group’s actions in doing good for the society,” urged MPKS chairman Datuk Peter Minos yesterday. He said that representatives from Serba Dinamik Group had met with and briefed MPKS councillors and senior staff members on their upcoming virtual reality park D-Virtual Park, located in Kota Samarahan on the way to Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Sarawak’s old campus. He said that Serba Dinamik was among the largest oil and gas companies in Malaysia and they were creating D-Virtual Park at a cost of over RM10mil as its corporate social responsibility (CSR) project. “The VR park will have everything of the computer world in entertainment — games and sports, especially for the youths...
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Teraju visits upcoming virtual park in Kota Samarahan

Teraju visits upcoming virtual park in Kota Samarahan

KUCHING: Bumiputera Agenda Steering Unit (Teraju) yesterday visited and attended a sharing session of D-Virtual Park, the first virtual park with hologram in Malaysia by Serba Dinamik Holdings Berhad in Kota Samarahan near here. D-Virtual Park is also the first in Malaysia to have a digital-concept incubator for business start-ups. Teraju’s visiting delegation was led by its chief executive officer Md Silmi Abd Rahman. Present to welcome them were Serba Dinamik Holdings Berhad director Datuk Abdul Kadier Sahib and Sarawak Multimedia Authority (SMA) deputy chief scientist Prof Dr Al-Khalid Othman. D-Virtual Park is a joint-effort between Serba Dinamik Holdings Berhad and business start-up hub Startup Borneo. The project is poised to not only create but provide wider access for business start-ups in the digital technology segment that would give greater impetus for youth economy in Sarawak, Teraju said in a statement from Selangor. For a start, Di-Virtual Park would be beneficial to the students, currently pursuing their studies at institutions of higher learning located...
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6 young Sarawakians to showcase designed furniture pieces in Milan

6 young Sarawakians to showcase designed furniture pieces in Milan

Kuching, Feb 27 ; Six young Sarawakians designers have been accepted to showcase their designed products at the Milano Design week in Milan, Italy in the second quarter of this year. Citing the achievement of the six, Minister of International Trade and industry, Industrial Terminal and Entrepreneur Development Datuk Amar Awang Tengah Ali Hasan justified that the development of human capital especially in nurturing more designers for furniture. He took note that Sarawak Timber Development Corporation (STIDC) is presently implementing a programme to develop young designers in Sarawak to address the need for talent and skilled designers in the furniture industry and aims to train up to 100 young designers by 2030. Besides the manufacturing of furniture, Awang Tengah who is Second Minister of Urban Development and Resources believed that initiatives to promote non timber resources like bamboo will also need to be further enhanced. During a special gathering at STIDC's theatrette here today, he urged STIDC to be more proactive in implementing the...
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Tiga pelajar Bintulu juara antarabangsa cipta alat elak penculikan kanak-kanak

Tiga pelajar Bintulu juara antarabangsa cipta alat elak penculikan kanak-kanak

Nathanael Lim Yee Ning (10), Ling Guan Yee (12), dan Ling Yan Ru (9) yang merupakan pelajar dari Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan (Cina) Kai Ming Bintulu, Sarawak, berjaya meraih pingat emas pada pertandingan inovasi Pameran Teknologi, Inovasi dan Reka Cipta, Harta Intelek Antarabangsa (IPITEX 2020) di Bangkok. “B-Beep boleh menghalang kanak-kanak daripada diculik, mengurangkan masa menunggu di kalangan ibu bapa, di samping mengurangkan kesesakan trafik di persekitaran sekolah … Dengan menggunakan aplikasi yang ‘disambungkan’ dengan telefon bimbit menerusi bluetooth, para ibu bapa akan dapat memaklumkan kepada anak-anak mereka, bahawa mereka sudah sampai ke pekarangan sekolah.” Ciptaan B-Beep telah berjaya menewaskan 1,200 rekaan dan produk dari lebih 20 negara yang mengambil bahagian termasuk United Kingdom, Kanada, Korea, Laos, Hong Kong, China, Romania, India dan Indonesia....
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Sarawak CM suggests private sector start international school for expats’ kids in Bintulu

Sarawak CM suggests private sector start international school for expats’ kids in Bintulu

Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg (centre) witnessing the signing of the agreement for the setting of a new campus of the Borneo International School, November 2, 2019. ― Picture by Sulok Tawie KUCHING, Nov 2 ― Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Openg today suggested that the private sector set up a private international school to cater for the educational needs of children of the expatriates working with the multi-national companies in Samalaju industrial park, Bintulu. “This is something for them to look into to cater for the educational needs of the children of expatriates, especially the executives, working in Samalaju,” he said. He was speaking to reporters after witnessing the signing of an agreement between Saradise Sdn Bhd and Borneo International School for the setting up of the new campus of the Borneo International School. “It is up to the private sector to take up my suggestion because I believe that there is a very high demand for an...
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Amanah Khairat Yayasan Budaya Melayu Sarawak (AKYBMS) telah menjalin kerjasama dengan Serba Dinamik Sdn Bhd dan Yayasan Peneraju Pendidikan Bumiputera

Amanah Khairat Yayasan Budaya Melayu Sarawak (AKYBMS) telah menjalin kerjasama dengan Serba Dinamik Sdn Bhd dan Yayasan Peneraju Pendidikan Bumiputera

[Selasa - 17 Disember 2019]Pejabat Amanah Khairat Yayasan Budaya Melayu Sarawak, Jalan Rodway, Kuching Amanah Khairat Yayasan Budaya Melayu Sarawak (AKYBMS) telah menjalin kerjasama dengan Serba Dinamik Sdn Bhd dan Yayasan Peneraju Pendidikan Bumiputera. Telah berlangsung sesi taklimat dan temuduga bagi Program Peneraju Skill Iltizam Rotating Equipment Technician Siri 1/20. Sebanyak 14 orang calon peserta program telah terpilih untuk menghadiri temuduga kali ini. Terima kasih dan selamat maju jaya kepada semua yang hadir. - AAO ...
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SMK Riam Miri wins All About Youth 2019 Award

SMK Riam Miri wins All About Youth 2019 Award

The group of five students from SMK Riam Miri successfully brought home RM30,000 grand prize and the opportunity to commercialise their project with a social enterprise. – Bernama photo KUALA LUMPUR: All those sleepless nights and hard work finally paid off for students of Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Riam Miri, Sarawak after their idea of creating a device that helps to unplug electricity at the fingertips won them first prize in the Sentuhan Harapan–All About Youth (AAY) 2019 Chairman’s Circle Award held by Yayasan Petronas, yesterday. The device called Riam Xplug, alerts users to unplug their electrical appliances through a smartphone  application and automatically shuts off electricity. Shedding their tears when they were crowned winners, the group of five students successfully brought home RM30,000 grand prize and the opportunity to commercialise their project with a social enterprise. “Our innovation can be used in our daily lives, in future we hope we can come out with the third generation of the device which is a complete one...
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IAViC2019 Forum 1: Vibration Technology in the Era of Industrial Revolution 4.0

IAViC2019 Forum 1: Vibration Technology in the Era of Industrial Revolution 4.0

This report is intended as a high-level reflection of the views of the Invited Panels ("the Panels") expressed during the forum session at the International Applied Vibration Conference 2019 (IAViC2019) held at Sheraton Imperial Hotel, Kuala Lumpur on the 13th November 2019. The invited Panels were: a) Dato’ Dr. Ir. Mohd Abdul Karim bin Abdullah, Serba Dinamik Holdings Berhad b) Prof. Mohammad Fard, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) Australia c) Dr Qing Ou, Agen Limited d) Ir. Mohd Syukri bin Mohd Khalid, Sarawak SHELL Malaysia Over-Arching Principles Initial contributions to discussions in the forum focussed on vibration technology towards the era of Industrial Revolution 4.0 underpinned the Forum theme. What the strategy, what is the current scenario, challenges experienced by both the industry and academicians in their effort moving towards to IR4.0, integration of such parties into the architecture of the system, what the end-strategy should deliver and the vision in the next five (5) to ten (10) years have been in store. Vision Views were expressed that the Forum began with an overall IR 4.0...
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IAViC2019 Forum 2: Recent Advances of Vibration Technology Applied in Vehicle and Transportation Engineering

IAViC2019 Forum 2: Recent Advances of Vibration Technology Applied in Vehicle and Transportation Engineering

The invited Panels were: Assoc Prof Dr Ir Zainal Fitri Zainal AbidinMr. Kazuhito KatoMr. Izwan SabriMr. Abdul Qaiyum Over-Arching Principles Overall point of discussion focusing on the transportation perspective that combine all related aspects. Covered aspect and focal discussion arise, followed the theme of conference which is condition monitoring into the era of IR 4.0 and current situation of Malaysia to adopt the new approaching of technology of IR 4.0 and relates with the noise and vibration by using IoT interrogation into transportation perspective. Vision Condition monitoring with embedded sensors to provide continuous and real-time data acquisition and analysis of a machine and transportation by placing permanent sensors is a practice in CM, and can be a good start for monitoring high value assets, especially using vibration analysis. Optimum sourcing of replacement parts can arranged and scheduled with minimum downtime. A range of new technologies that are fusing the physical, digital and biological worlds, impacting all disciplines, economies, and industries. The challenges & technologies Machine learning...
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