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S'pore jets off into high-end products

Coway helps country's industry stay ahead with its precision components for B737 landing gear
Saturday, October 4, 2014 - 05:50
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CARVING ITS OWN NICHE: Coway Engineering started out making tools for airplane repairs. It now customises insulated components known as bushings for aircraft landing gear.

A BOEING 737 takes off or lands somewhere in the world every two seconds. Helping ensure the operations go smoothly is the business of Singapore's Lien Whai Cheng.

Mr Lien's Singapore factory makes high-performance parts that help hold the 737's landing gear together, an example of the