USEFUL LINKS

Malaysia Green Building Confederation (MGBC)

Formation of the Malaysia Green Building Confederation started in May 2007, when a group consultants, academia and representatives from the building industry met to initiate a non-profit making organisation to promote sustainable buildings in Malaysia. This group with increasing participants met several times during 2007 and 2008, and official registration of the Malaysia Green Building Confederat…


Green Building Index (GBI)

Driven by environmental needs, Green Building Index (GBI) was jointly founded and developed by Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia (PAM) and the Association of Consulting Engineers Malaysia (ACEM) in 2009. GBI (M) is a profession driven initiative to lead the property industry towards becoming more environment-friendly. From its inception GBI has received the full support of Malaysia’s building and prope…


The Royal Malaysian Customs (RMC)

The Royal Malaysian Customs (RMC) / Jabatan Kastam Diraja Malaysia (JKDM) is the government agency responsible for administrating the nation’s indirect tax policy, border enforcement and narcotic offences. In other words, KDRM administers seven main and thirty-nine subsidiary laws. Apart from this,KDRM implements eighteen laws for other government agencies.


Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB)

The Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB) is a statutory body under Minister of Works, Malaysia. Established in July 1994 to coordinate all activities in the construction industry and increase its competitiveness.


Suruhanjaya Tenaga (Energy Commission)

The Energy Commission of Malaysia is a statutory body responsible for regulating the energy sector particularly the electricity supply and piped gas supply industries in Peninsular Malaysia and Sabah. The Energy Commission ensures that the supply of electricity and piped gas to consumers is secure, reliable, safe and at reasonable prices. In its efforts to further enhance the performance of the e…


Standards and Industrial Research Institute of Malaysia (SIRIM)

SIRIM Berhad is a wholly-owned company of the Malaysian Government under the Ministry of Finance Incorporated. With over forty years of experience and expertise, SIRIM has been the government's mandated machinery for research and technology development, and the national champion of quality.


North American Insulation Manufacturers Association (NAIMA)

NAIMA is the association for North American manufacturers of fiber glass, rock wool, and slag wool insulation products. NAIMA is recognized as the voice of the insulation industry for architects and builders; design, process and maintenance engineers; contractors; code groups and standards organizations; government agencies; public interest, energy and environmental groups; and homeowners. NAIMA i…


Insulation Council of Australia and New Zealand (ICANZ)

ICANZ is the official representative of the Insulation industry in Australia and New Zealand. The Insulation Council of Australia and New Zealand (ICANZ) was formed in July 2004 to replace the industry association, FARIMA. The body now includes New Zealand membership reflecting the trend towards common building standards, closer ties in research, testing and other trans-Tasman building initiatives…


European Insulation Manufacturers Association (EURIMA)

EURIMA is the European Insulation Manufacturers Association and represents the interests of all major mineral wool producers throughout Europe. Eurima was established in 1959 to promote improved standards and regulations for the use of insulation materials. More recently, it has developed to reflect the growing environmental concerns of societyEurima members manufacture a wide…