Corporate Social Responsibility - Ultratrex Weed Harvester WH 80 News

20 Mar 2018 - 04 Apr 2018



Weed harvester, is UMSB’s (Ultratrex Machinery Sdn Bhd) latest product.It is the first weed harvester ever manufactured in Malaysia. The said equipment commonly known as aquatic weed harvester and specifically designed for inland water course management to cut and harvest aquatic plant life.


As part of the Corporate Social Responsibility’s commitment, UMSB had participated in “Clean Up Programme – Love Our Lake (LOL) 2018 on 03rd April 2018 organized by Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and Persatuan Nelayan Ikan Air Tawar (PENIAT). As a major sponsor for this event, UMSB proudly had launched their first weed harvester, WH80 for harvesting the water hyacinth on the lakes at Kg Makmur, Tanjung Tualang, Perak.


UMSB’s involvement in this program is to adapt a solution for the most critical issue faced by the Kg Makmur’s residents as the water hyacinth covered 90% of the entire 100 hectares lakeside and affected their ecosystem. UMSB’s had initiated for conservation of lakes and to empower the fishermen community in an effort to conserve the lake’s ecosystem and the survival of fishery activities by the fishermen community to ensure income sources.