To entrench its leadership position in the air-conditioning industry in Malaysia, OYLM has dedicated its extensive resources to research and development of innovative, high efficiency Heating, Ventilation and Air-conditioning (HVAC) technologies that support the environment and provide reliable solutions for customers worldwide.

O.Y.L. Research & Development Centre Sdn Bhd was established 1998. It is located next to our manufacturing plant in Sungai Buloh. It is the largest air-conditioner R&D centre in South-East Asia, with a total built up area of 7,340 square meters. To date, a total of US$13mil has been invested in the building and research facilities.

The core activities at the  R&D Centre include:

  • Product Design & Development
  • Design & develop different range of products from residential, light commercial, commercial, mini-chiller, inverter and water source air- conditioner unit
  • R&D Support Service
  • Component Laboratory
  • Standards & Accreditation
  • CAD/CAM Department
  • Testing Laboratory
  • Research Team
Our facilities include 14 laboratories - psychometric test laboratory, anechoic and reverberation sound laboratory, calibration laboratory, life test room, EMC test laboratory, air flow laboratory, heat exchanger laboratory, SEER test laboratory and environment test laboratory.

Since OYLM developed its first local R&D test laboratory in 1987, it has created many innovative products that have set the benchmark for the air-conditioning industry. Some of the best examples of its R&D successes are the revolutionary Built-In Starter and Fast Cooling Technology.