Three of Honeywell’s four business groups, Automation & Control Solutions (ACS), Aerospace and Performance Materials & Technologies (PMT) have operations in Singapore. The country is well positioned in the heart of Southeast Asia’s growing economies, and it is an important country to Honeywell’s businesses in Asia, outside of China and India.
In 1989, an economic cooperation with free trade zone agreement between the Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore governments linked infrastructure, capital and management expertise from Singapore with the abundance of land and labor in the nearby Johor state of Malaysia and the Bintan/Batam islands of Indonesia. Honeywell Aerospace Avionics Singapore has its manufacturing facility with 200 employees in Bintan, while the Honeywell Life Safety business – Kings Safety Wear Singapore entity has its manufacturing facility with 1,000 employees in Batam.
Honeywell employs over 900 people in Singapore and manages another 1,200 people in the Batam and Bintan manufacturing sites through Singapore. Honeywell business presence in Singapore includes ACS Honeywell Life Safety, Honeywell Process Solutions, Honeywell Building Solutions, Honeywell Scanning & Mobility, Honeywell Environmental & Combustion Controls, Honeywell Security Group and Honeywell Sensing and Control, supporting our customers in Singapore and Southeast Asia region.
Aerospace Air Transport & Regional, Business & General Aviation, Defense & Space, Aerospace Avionics & Mechanical Manufacturing, and Aftermarket Servicing facility sites provide services and support to all airline customers passing through airports in Singapore. Performance Materials & Technologies and its UOP business support petrochemical industry in Singapore and region.