KTSB co-hosts Kertih’s first robotics technology showcase

KTSB, Vopak and SPRINT Robotics co-hosted SPRINT Robotics’ first roadshow event in Southeast Asia in Malaysia on 21 November 2019. About 50 participants including KTSB staff, customers, representatives from the neighboring plants, IT contractors, the local robotic society and teachers from nearby schools attended the event. The objective of the event was to showcase the latest robotic solutions for inspection and maintenance by Sprint Robotics partners to potential end users.

KTSB CEO Surizan Khalil gave the opening speech to welcome all the invitees.This was followed by speeches from Edwin Ebrahimi, Vopak Innovation Engagement Leader, and Tijmen Dye from Sprint Robotics. The participants then had the opportunity to view robotic technologies such as climbing inspection robots and tank inspection probe robots. There was also a special visit by customers’ CEOs – PETRONAS Chemicals Aromatics Sdn Bhd and PETRONAS Chemicals Ammonia Sdn Bhd.

By Junaidah Mohd Sarif