About Us

Our parent company, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, origins can be traced all the way back to 1884 as “Nagasaki Shipyard & Machinery Works”. This shipbuilding business was later turned into Mitsubishi Heavy-Industries established in 1934.

ln 1981, we operated on a rented PSA warehouse at Pasir Panjang Road as a Spare Parts Depot for Mitsubishi Excavators, Forklifts and Motor Graders under the name MHI South East Asia Pte. Ltd.

We started production of diesel generator sets in 1994 and changed the name and organization to “MHI Engine System Asia” in April 2007 which manages the engine business and subsidiaries of Asia afterwhich we changed the name to “Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Engine System Asia” in 2014 till today.


1981 July

Establish as a regional spare parts distribution depot for Engine, Forklift trucks, Construction machinery

1994 Jan

Start production of a diesel generator sets in Singapore

2001 Oct

Add a function as a South East Asia Sales distribution of diesel generator sets

2003 Apr

Transfer of production engineering function of diesel generator sets from MHI Japan (Sagamihara factory)

2007 Apr

Change the name & organisation to MHIES-A which manage the engine business of Asia

2008 Mar

Start production of diesel generator sets in MHIES-Vietnam (2 assembly factory system)

2010 Jun

Establish MHIES-ME in UAE to take care MGS/Engine business in Middle East Region

2016 Apr

Transfer whole diesel generator sets / MGS business to MHIES-A from MHI