The SME100 Awards has served as a symbol, separating the best among the great
KPRJ Builders Sdn Bhd (KBSB) was coveted with the SME 100 Awards for The Fastest Moving Companies at the prestigious award ceremony held at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC).
SME100 Awards is an annual recognition initiative organised by SME Magazine, naming the fastest moving businesses of the SME sector. To promote recognition of top businesses in a lucrative and dynamic market, the SME100 Awards has served as a symbol separating the best among the great.
KBSB is a wholly owned subsidiary of Kumpulan Prasarana Rakyat Johor Sdn. Bhd. (KPRJ), a private limited company owned by the State Government of Johor. Over the years, KBSB has established itself as the construction arm for KPRJ and together, playing their role as the sole state government vehicle to develop social and infrastructural projects for the state of Johor.
Since 1996, KBSB has successfully completed numerous commercial and catalytic projects in Johor including townships development, residential, affordable housing, and integrated commercial and mixed development.
Their notable projects include the Johor State Government Building in Iskandar Puteri, The Headquarters for Majlis Agama Islam Negeri Johor, The Chief Minister’s Office, Stadium Mount Austin, LEGOLAND Malaysia Resort – Ninjago Theme Park and also Perling 45 Commercial Centre.
One of KBSB’s most significant achievements would be its success in completing 95 Sekolah Agama Kerajaan Johor (SAKJ) ahead of time. This involves the revival and reconstruction of the abandoned SAKJs. In 2017, KBSB was again awarded contract by Johor State Government to build another 30 more SAKJ (Phase 5) in numerous districts in Johor.
Haji Mohd Noorazam bin Dato’ Haji Osman, Chief Executive Officer of Kumpulan Prasarana Rakyat Johor Sdn Bhd said, “KPRJ is honoured to be named as SME 100 Fast Moving Companies as we are one of the most successful state-owned construction company in Johor that has completed a lot of abandoned projects such as the Public Housing in Setia Indah and SAKJ phase 1-4. We have embarked in numerous catalytic projects which has accelerated the development of the surrounding areas, creating job opportunities and wealth creations, benefitting the rakyat.”