Project Description

Composite Technology Research Malaysia (CTRM)




Composites Technology Research Malaysia Sdn Bhd (CTRM) was incorporated on 20 November 1990 with Ministry of Finance Incorporated as its principle shareholder. CTRM is entrusted with a strategic role to develop high technology based industry, namely the Aerospace and Composites industries. CTRM’s main objective and obligation is clearly to take the lead in developing the advanced composites industry in Malaysia by developing People, Capability and Products.

CTRM started it business operations with the assemblies and manufacturing of a two-seater composites light aircraft, Eagle 150B. After 25 years in operation, today CTRM is part of the global supply chain in Composites Aero structures for major commercial and military aircraft manufacturers in the world.

Apart from aerospace manufacturing, CTRM has also expanded into sub and major assembly activities and provides composite testing services, composite R&D and R&T, and composite repair.

CTRM diversified its business into composites aircraft interiors, aircraft seats and transportations.

In November 2013, the Ministry of Finance Inc. transferred its ownership in CTRM to DRB-HICOM, a Malaysia leading conglomerate.


Technologies and Competences

CTRM specialises in composites having machines and equipments such as autoclaves, NDTs, ply cutters, CNCs, CMM and paintshop with capabilities to cater flat panels, curvature panels, and CNC panels, together with testing laboratory approved for independent laboratory by Airbus Defence & Space.


Products and Services

  • Composites aerostructure

  • Composites non-aerostructure

  • Composites chemical testing

  • Composites mechanical testing

  • Composites physical testing



  • AS 9100 Rev C Quality System

  • AC 7114 for Non-Destructive Testing

  • AC 7118 for Composites

  • AC 7108 for Chemical Processing

  • ISO 17025

  • AC 7122 for Non-Metallic Material Test

  • ISO 14001:2004

  • OSHA 18001:2007


Contact Info

  • Address: Headquarters: EON Head Office Complex, No. 2, Persiaran Kerjaya, Taman Perindustrian Glenmarie, Seksyen U1, 40150 Shah Alam, Selangor Darul Ehsan
  • Plant: Composites Technology City, Batu Berendam, 75350 Melaka
  • Website:
  • Tel: +603-7880 0256 / +606-317 1007
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