Tokuyama Malaysia

Tokuyama Malaysia

Tokuyama Corporation has established a wholly owned subsidiary, Tokuyama Malaysia Sdn. Bhd., and is currently constructing located in the Samalaju Industrial Park in Sarawak, Malaysia. The plants will manufacture polycrystalline silicon for solar cells. Tokuyama Corporation aims to promote the worldwide adoption of solar power generation, which has raised expectations as a clean and renewable energy source.

Tokuyama Malaysia Details

Location Samalaju Industrial Park, Sarawak, Malaysia
Product to be manufactured Polycrystalline silicon
Production method Siemens method
Planned production capacity 13,800 tonnes
Planned investment Approx. ¥130 billion
Local corporation Company name: Tokuyama Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
President: Takeo Suzuki (concurrently Managing Executive Officer at Tokuyama Corporation)
Head office location: Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia

Tokuyama Malaysia Sdn.Bhd.

Tokuyama Malaysia Sdn.Bhd.

[Kuching Headquarters]
Lot 600, 6th Floor, Wisma Bukit Mata Kuching,
Jalan Tunku Abdul Rahman, 93100 Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia
TEL: +60-82-422-705
FAX: +60-82-427-708
http://www.tokuyama.com.my/

[Bintulu Branch]
Survey Lot 7854 (255), 2nd Floor,
Assyakirin Commerce Square,Phase 2,Jalan Sultan Iskandar,P.O.Box 2831,
97012 Bintulu, Sarawak, Malaysia
TEL: +60-86-311-884

[Kuala Lumpur Branch]
A-39-2,Level39,Tower A,Menara UOA Bangsar,
No.5,Jalan Bangsar Utama1,
59000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
TEL: +60-3-2282- 8705

[Samalaju Factory]
Lot 89, Block 1, Kemena Land District,
Samalaju Industrial Park,
97300 Bintulu, Sarawak, Malaysia
TEL: +60-19-889-2716
(No mail service at the moment)

â– Tokuyama Malaysia recruitment enquiries
Human Resources Section
Email: recruit@tokuyama.com.my
TEL: +60-19-887-3616

Over View

A timeline of the Malaysia Project and Tokuyama Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.

Samalaju Site

September, 2014
Samalaju Site
Inauguration.

Samalaju Site

January, 2014
Samalaju Site
Construction of the second plant was completed.

Samalaju Site

February, 2013
Samalaju Site
Construction of the first plant was completed.

May 30, 2012

May 30, 2012
Signing ceremony for Power Purchase Agreement (PPA)
A signing ceremony was held to celebrate Tokuyama's Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Sarawak Energy Bhd., a power company in Sarawak State, Malaysia. The supply of electricity began in June.

February 16, 2012

February 16, 2012
Tokuyama Malaysia holds a safety function to start the construction of the second plant.

February 15, 2012

February 15, 2012
The plant's control room is under construction.

February 1, 2012

February 1, 2012
The Samalaju Technical Training Centre commences operations.

September 28, 2011

September 28, 2011
The distillation towers are a distinctive feature of the plant.

July 1, 2011

July 1, 2011
Technical training in Japan begins for employees hired by Tokuyama Malaysia.

May 12, 2011

May 12, 2011
The president of Tokuyama Corporation outlines details of the second plant at a Tokyo press conference with 20,000 tonnes annual production capacity.

February 16, 2011

February 16, 2011
Tokuyama Malaysia holds a groundbreaking ceremony in Bintulu commemorating the start of construction of the first plant.

November 2, 2009

November 2, 2009
Tokuyama Malaysia's head office commences operations in Kuching, the capital city of Sarawak in Malaysia.

August 11, 2009

August 11, 2009
The Malaysia Project commences.

Photo Description
Construction site for the new factory at the Samalaju Industrial Park.

November 27, 2008

November 27, 2008
Tokuyama Corporation announces plans for the construction of polycrystalline silicon plant in Malaysia at the proposed Samalaju Industrial Park, which will be Tokuyama's first polycrystalline silicon factory outside Japan.

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