The Machinist: Hup Yick Engineering

Generations | 2:43 mins


You might want to give that machinery store across your favourite cafe in Jalan Besar a second look!

Meet the machinist, Mr Yee Chin Hoon. With over 50 years of experience making auto-parts for cars at Hup Yick Engineering, he also crafts artisanal products like jewellery, chess sets and vases today.

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