The drive for growth

Equipment provider Aver Asia has grown five times in five years to nearly S$100m in revenue.

TO GET a sense of how Aver Asia is growing, one just needs to make a trip to its new industrial premises in Jurong's Benoi Place. The company trades and rents out equipment for the construction, oil & gas and shipping industries. It moved to Jurong in 2012 where the spacious new site is bigger than the previous Tuas location. But space is still being efficiently used. In the midst of cranes and power generators sits a machine platform lift that functions as a mini multistorey car park. It stacks cars on platforms and enables 10 cars to take up the space of just two.

"There's not enough space," said Aver Asia managing director Ang Poh Kiang. There is plenty of room for the company to grow, however....

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