UBD and Smart Coating Technologies sign Patent Licensing Agreement

Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) and Smart Coating Technologies (B) Sdn Bhd signed a Licensing Agreement on 8th May 2018 for the technology related to Anti-Bacterial and Anti-Fungal Photocatalytic Smart Coating.

The technology can be used in the application of specialized coatings on to buildings, which effectively protect surfaces from bacteria and mold - a common problem in Brunei Darussalam. The product will be able to significantly reduce annual maintenance costs and has the potential to be exported to other locations with a similar climate.

The technology has been featured in the Made-in-Brunei Market Fair and the China-ASEAN Expo and draw considerable interest from both government and private companies. SCT already has international sales agents based in Japan and Thailand.

Smart Coating Technologies (B) Sdn Bhd

SCT is a home grown spin-off company, the result of successful collaboration with Pixela Corporation from Japan, the Brunei Economic Development Board (BEDB) and UBD, under the funding of the Brunei Research Incentive Scheme (BRiSc).