The Advanced Digital Solutions (ADS) grant under IMDA is part of Singapore’s Resilience Budget 2020 to support enterprises to deepen digital capabilities, strengthen business continuity measures and drive digital transformation.                                                                                                   

Azendian has been recognised as Project Lead for proposal submission to obtain the ADS grant of up to 70% by IMDA for its HVAC ENERGY OPTIMISATION SOLUTION FOR CHILLER AND AIR SIDE EQUIPMENT.
 
An ASEAN Energy Award winner, the Azendian HVAC energy optimisation solution is a fully autonomous, closed-looped software and a process & system digital twin strengthened with machine learning and self-learning algorithms. The solution optimises energy use at the Chiller and Air Handling Unit (AHU) equipment, achieving unprecedented energy savings and enhancements in workforce productivity.
 
Begin your digital transformation TODAY, contact choekin.tan@azendian.com for grant requirements and submission.
 
For more on the ADS grant, check out https://lnkd.in/grCEuAEQ

Azendian was privileged to host the Mayor of City of Kitakyushu Kazuhisa Takeuchi and his entourage on 3 November 2023 in a showcase of its solutions at the Keppel Operations Nerve Center in Changi. Mayor Takeuchi was accompanied by Mr Jun Tanaka, CEO of WingArc 1st.

Founder & CEO Bill Lee shared on how Azendian Solutions, as Keppel Infrastructure’s Technology Partner, has implemented its Unified Platform solution. The Azendian solution enables real-time data capture to support fault/false detection and predictive maintenance and the digital twin enables ACMV equipment to operate optimally with zero human intervention. The closed-looped solution achieves unparalleled savings and productivity through Machine Learning Driven AI solutions. At the briefing to the Mayor, Wang Zhenglin, Head of Marketing and Partnership, presented Keppel Infrastructure’s offerings in its pursuit of sustainability and ESG goals.       
                                                                           
The highlight of the event was the reveal of Keppel’s Operations Nerve Centre and a tour where the Mayor and entourage was given a demonstration on how Keppel Infrastructure harnesses advanced digital and AI technologies for real-time monitoring, energy optimisation and productivity enhancement of the work force and equipment of its operations across Singapore and beyond.

In line with its commitment to sustainability, Azendian Solutions (Azendian), is moving its HQ to 200 Braddell Road #14-61, BCA Braddell Campus, Singapore 579700 with effect from today.

“We could not have found a more suitable new home than the Innovation Hub at BCA Braddell Campus as Azendian pushes ahead for a more sustainable Built Environment with our AI-driven energy optimisation solutions. The Campus will provide a dynamic environment for sustainable businesses such as ours to create, connect and collaborate for new technologies and solutions.  We believe our people too will be invigorated by the innovative spirit being nurtured there and will thrive in such an ecosystem,” said Bill Lee, Azendian’s Founder & CEO.

Azendian is among first movers to the newly launched Super Low Energy Innovation Hub in BCA Braddell Campus. The Campus prides itself as a living laboratory providing a dynamic space for test bedding, exploration, and development of cutting-edge technologies by innovators to bring significant contributions to the Built Environment (BE) sector.

As recent as August 2023, Azendian was presented with the ASEAN Energy Award as Winner of the Energy Efficient Building – Special Submission – Cutting Edge Technology. The ASEAN Energy Awards is Southeast Asia’s highest accolade to recognise a greater private sector participation and interest in energy development and usage in ASEAN in partnership with the public sector. The Awards aim to promote awareness on best practices in the energy sector and encourage the private sector in clean energy transition, resilience, and sustainability technology.

The Azendian Estate HVAC Energy Optimisation Solution together with its Computerised Maintenance Management System, Fault & False Detection & Predictive Maintenance and Unified Platform solutions are uniquely positioned to support businesses towards achieving their energy and sustainability goals. The Azendian smart estate solution is the first and only certified under Singapore Green Building Product’s Smart EMS System, helping asset operators achieve the Green Mark certification.

Azendian’s solutions have been developed for businesses that operate large energy-consuming chiller plants, such as commercial buildings, hospitals, data centres and industrial facilities. To date, Azendian has collaborated with its customers and partners implementing its AI and data-driven solutions in more than 80 buildings and 7 district cooling plants at different stages. It has offices in Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Japan, and Vietnam.

 

Azendian Solutions (Azendian) extends a warm welcome to Adrian Ng, appointed Group CFO with effect from 1 November 2023. A Senior Finance professional, Adrian has over 25 years of experience, including his first seven years in management consulting in firms such as Ernst & Young Advisory Services and Deloitte Consulting. He had spent the following 18 years in Senior Finance roles, covering Asia Pacific including Singapore, on both Compliance and Commercial matters.

“We welcome Adrian’s contributions to Azendian’s growth story. With his wealth of experience, Adrian will further build up the finance team’s ability to fund raise and manage financial resources as Azendian sharpens focus on growing our business beyond Singapore to the rest of Asia, ” said Bill Lee, Azendian’s Founder & CEO.

Prior to joining Azendian, Adrian has held roles such as CFO and Director within the WPP Group (listed on NYSE and LSE mainboards) where he helped transform the traditional media business to include digital capabilities. Trained in Finance, Marketing, Economics and Data Science, Adrian is a Fellow Chartered Accountant, ISCA; Member, Singapore Institute of Directors; Chartered Financial Consultant and Certified SAP Predictive Analytics Associate.

Azendian Solutions (Azendian) was presented with the ASEAN Energy Award as Winner of the Energy Efficient Building – Special Submission – Cutting Edge Technology by Singapore’s Minister of State for Trade and Industry Low Yen Ling in a ceremony held in Bali, Indonesia on 25 August 2023 in conjunction with the 41st ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting and ASEAN Energy Business Forum 2023. Headquartered in Singapore, Azendian is an AI, Data Science and Operations Technology company that equips asset owners and businesses to achieve sustainability, ESG and productivity goals.   

“What we do matters to accelerate a lower carbon, more sustainable Built Environment and we are gratified that the efforts of a small Singapore-grown enterprise have been recognized by the ASEAN Energy Committee. We are excited that Azendian’s AI solution is lauded as game changing in its approach, methodology and integration of Machine Learning data driven techniques with Operations Technology engineering systems, which has proven to be a powerful combination.             

“Buildings are critical components of Smart Cities, but they also consume the most energy. The Azendian Estate Energy Optimisation Solution taps the power of AI and Machine Learning to ensure the building’s HVAC system is operating at the most efficient and optimized conditions, resulting not only in significant energy and cost savings for buildings and organisations, but also reduces CO2 emissions, achieving their financial, environmental, social, and governance (ESG) goals,” shared Mr Bill Lee, Azendian’s Founder and CEO.

The ASEAN Energy Awards is Southeast Asia’s highest accolade to recognise a greater private sector participation and interest in energy development and usage in ASEAN in partnership with the public sector. The Awards aim to promote awareness on best practices in the energy sector and encourage the private sector in clean energy transition, resilience, and sustainability technology.

The Azendian Estate HVAC Energy Optimisation Solution together with its Computerised Maintenance Management System, Fault & False Detection & Predictive Maintenance and Unified Platform solutions are uniquely positioned to support businesses in ASEAN towards achieving their energy and sustainability goals. In Singapore, the solution will help businesses to align with the Mandatory Energy Improvement regime kicking in at the end of 2024, and the Singapore Green Building Masterplan 2030.  The Azendian smart estate solution is the first and only certified under Singapore Green Building Product’s Smart EMS System, helping asset operators achieve the Green Mark certification.

The process and system digital twin in Azendian’s solution works in a closed-loop, fully automated approach.  It requires zero to minimal human intervention, releasing the human operator for more productive work while removing human error. It is also brand agnostic allowing building managers and asset owners to achieve significant energy savings and productivity gains with minimal additional investments.

Azendian’s solutions have been developed for businesses that operate large energy-consuming chiller plants, such as commercial buildings, hospitals, data centres and industrial facilities. To date, Azendian has collaborated with its customers and partners implementing its AI and data-driven solutions in 82 buildings and 7 district cooling plants at different stages.

 

About Azendian

Started in 2016, Singapore-grown Azendian Solutions is the brainchild of a group of veteran Data Management and Advanced Analytics professionals with the growth ambition to become one of Asia’s premier data and AI companies. Investors contributing to Azendian’s growth include Heritas Capital, SEEDS Capital, ST Engineering Ventures, Soroti and Japan’s WingArc1st. It has offices in Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, Japan, and Vietnam.

It was an exciting time for Keppel as the Group officiates the opening of another Intelligent Operations Nerve Center in Ho Chi Minh City. The center features Azendian Solutions‘ Digital 4.0, AI and machine learning technologies in its real-time autonomous energy optimization solution which also comes with remote monitoring & management of assets. These solutions integrate Information Technology & Operations Technology capabilities to realize superior asset performance and economic value to asset owners and operators.

Azendian Solutions is privileged to be the Keppel Corporation Limited partner to deliver this cutting-edge technology and look forward to growing this important partnership to advance our sustainability ambitions together.

Azendian Solutions (Azendian), one of Asia’s leading data and AI companies, has appointed Matthew Schultz as Regional Managing Director ANZ to drive the operations and further growth of Azendian in Australia and New Zealand.

Prior to joining Azendian, Matt has held senior management and strategic roles in LandTech and Thomson Reuters. With extensive experience spanning 18 years, Matthew has developed a strong record covering roles as a Product Manager and Proposition Manager, overseeing roadmap development, competitor analysis, market mapping and client-engagement based strategy. He was also a Solicitor before commencing on his tech journey.

On Matthew’s appointment, Bill Lee, Founder and Group Managing Director of Azendian Solutions said, “We are excited about the growth opportunities for Azendian in Australia and New Zealand and to help companies to achieve their sustainability, ESG and productivity ambitions. Matthew’s extensive business network and leadership experience will contribute to our next phase of growth in Australia and New Zealand. I would also like to thank Philip Beniac for spearheading our beach head into Australia and we are grateful that he will continue his contributions as Senior Advisor.”

Azendian Solutions is an Artificial Intelligence, Data Science and Operations Technology company with offices in Singapore, Australia, Malaysia, Vietnam and Japan. Contributing to building smarter cities, we champion software and application-based solutions to achieve and exceed Environment, Sustainability and Governance (ESG), sustainability and productivity goals with and for our clients. Our solutions and techniques are in the fore front of the 4.0 digital economy as we partner our clients in their Artificial Intelligence and Data Science journey to enhance revenue and service offerings, optimize operations and manage risks more effectively and efficiently.

 

For more information, please contact

Ms Teri Liew, Head for Marcomms at teri.liew@azendian.com

Singapore, 8 November 2022 – Addressing an 80-strong crowd, Bill Lee, Azendian’s Founder & MD presented From Smart to AI in the Built Environment – digitalisation and applying AI in the Built Environment at a joint seminar with Singapore Green Building Council and Keppel Infrastructure Holdings Pte Ltd held on 8 November 2022.

At the over-subscribed seminar, #SGBC members learnt about the innovations and technology towards achieving a low carbon, sustainable future alongside an overview of the strategies employed in Keppel Infrastructure@Changi, which achieved the Green Mark Platinum Positive Energy (GM:2021) accolade in July 2022. As Keppel Infrastructure’s Technology Partner, Azendian elaborated on how its Unified Platform enables real-time data capture to support fault/false detection and predictive maintenance and how a digital twin enables #ACMV equipment to operate optimally with zero human intervention and achieve unparalleled savings and productivity through Machine Learning and Data Driven AI solutions.

Undoubtedly, the “ta-dah” moment of the event was the reveal of Keppel’s Operations Nerve Centre and the tour following where participants had a peek into how Keppel Infrastructure harnesses advanced digital and machine learning technologies for real-time monitoring and energy optimisation of its operations across Singapore and beyond.

Singapore, 13 October 2022 – Azendian Management and its team at Changi extend their heartiest congratulations to Keppel Infrastructure Holdings Pte Ltd as it opens the Keppel Infrastructure @ Changi building, Singapore’s first Green Mark Platinum Positive Energy building under the new and more stringent Green Mark scheme. Azendian is privileged to be Keppel Infrastructure’s Technology Partner, where its Azendian Estate solution with its AI and Machine Learning capabilities also contributed to the energy optimisation and efficiency. The Azendian Solution pulls in data real-time to facilitate monitoring and surveillance and enable fault/false detection and predictive maintenance, while the close loop AI-driven HVAC energy optimisation ensures maximum efficiency.

Keppel Infrastructure @ Changi houses KI’s operations nerve centre, which harnesses advanced digital and machine learning technologies to provide real-time surveillance of KI’s operations across Singapore, around the clock, starting with its district cooling plants.

Ms Cindy Lim, CEO of Keppel Infrastructure, said at the opening, “More than just a green building, Keppel Infrastructure @ Changi serves as a mission critical operation nerve centre for four district cooling plants operated by Keppel DHCS across Singapore. Keppel Infrastructure @ Changi enables us to showcase our Energy-as-a-Service offering and how we are able to harness digital technology, artificial intelligence and IoT for remote operations, predictive maintenance and performance optimisation to enhance the efficiency and reliability of our energy assets and services.”

Ms Lim added, “We would like to thank our partners and stakeholders including the Building and Construction Authority and National Parks Board for their invaluable support in making Keppel Infrastructure @ Changi a success. Over time, we plan to extend the nerve centre’s coverage to our other water, waste treatment and energy plants in Singapore, and then to our operations overseas.”

Singapore, 14 September 2022– Bolstering the Azendian brand, our Estate and Campus solutions will now have their own identities – Azendian Estate and Azendian Campus.

A fresh green for Azendian Estate as our solution help partners and customers achieve sustainability and productivity goals. The earthy ochre for Azendian Campus, reflecting education as the foundation for the future. That curious dot after the flexed estate and campus aptly to convey the definitive value of data in Azendian’s solutions.