Mon, 18 Jan 2021 02:16:50     

Introducing our latest facility in HICOM Automotive Manufacturers (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd

HICOM Automotive Manufacturer(s) Sdn. Bhd in Pekan, Pahang has invested new and advance facility in aiming to be the preferred passenger car body painting facility in Malaysia. The technology brought from German are the first Technology in South East Asia, developed according to world famous brands standard, Mercedes Benz and Volkswagen.

Paint Shop Technology

The technology implemented of latest & high tecnology such as E-Shuttle 200 which is the 1st 360 Degree rotated fully automomated conveyor system for pretreatment and dip coating process in South East Asia. The Robotic Painitng System implemented is the earliest car manufacturer in Malaysia adopting ABB IRB5500 Robot and 1000SAD Robobell.

Paint Shop Size & Capacity

Total land size of the Paintshop is 7.5 acre and the size of building 240m (L) x 89m (W) x 20m (H), with the capacity of 50,000 units per year (2 shift) and reduced the production by 50%, the volume of painted bodies able to be produced are twice than the current volume. Paintshop Plant Capacity (MAX) 14 Unit Per Hour (UPH), 224 Unit Per Day (UPD), 1120 Unit Per Week (UPW), 4480 Unit Per Month (UPM) and 53760 Unit Per Year (UPY) with max 382 manpower.

Paint Shop Process

  • Hot water jet (Body wash)
  • Pre treatment
  • Electro Deposition Process (ED)
  • ED Oven
  • ED Inspection
  • Sealant Process
  • Premier coat interior & exterior
  • Base coat interior & exterior
  • Clear Coat interior & exterior

Finish Painted Body

Cleaned finish painted final product after paintshop process. We believe our Paint Shop will become the top national preferred facility for body painting in term of higher process efficiency and optimum operation cost