About Lim Kim Hai Electric

Beyond Distribution: Empowering Electrical Innovation

Lim Kim Hai Electric

Introducing Lim Kim Hai Electric

Founded in 1958 with humble beginnings as an electrical hardware shop, Lim Kim Hai Electric has now become synonymous with excellence in the electrical industry. 

Our dedication lies in providing our customers with “Safe & Save” electric solutions. We are committed to staying ahead of the curve, adapting to industry changes, and enhancing our range of electrical and safety solutions to our customers

We foster partnerships with stakeholders and go beyond traditional distribution practices. By upholding our core values of integrity, reliability, and unity, we have distinguished ourselves as a trusted industry leader that delivers across the board. 

Inspired by green initiatives, we are driven towards energy efficient solutions that empower businesses to reduce their carbon footprint, while enjoying greater energy and cost savings.  This is our modern take on Safe & Save electric solutions, with extended offerings such as Total Building and Facility Management, Smart Lighting, and Electric Vehicle Charging. Recognising that sustainability is more than just a trend, we are committed to consistently upgrading our offerings to match the demands of our customers. 

Amidst all these advancements, the essence of Lim Kim Hai Electric remains unchanged. It’s not just about selling products; it’s about empowering electrical innovation, about lighting the path towards a brighter, more sustainable tomorrow.

Our Core Values


  • We uphold honesty, practise good business ethics and comply with country laws and regulations at all times
  • We develop the character and virtue of each individual in our team, which create and maintain a culture of integrity


  • We take ownership and initiative; to drive continuous improvement, innovation, active contribution with professionalism
  • We take pride in our work and provide the best quality to ensure that all our commitments are duly fulfilled
  • We uphold service excellence and quality


  • We embrace teamwork and establish customer partnerships
  • We work as a team harmoniously with respect and cultivate strong relationships
  • We believe in learning and communication to encourage new ideas and changes

The Journey of Lim Kim Hai Electric

1958 - Humble Beginnings

Mr. Lim Kim Hai established Lim Kim Hai Electric Co. (LKH-E) as an electrical shop.


1973 - Incorporation as a Private Limited Company

LKH-E transitioned from Sole Proprietorship to a Private Limited company, while continuing to expand with demand generated by the pace of industrial development in Singapore.

1979 - The Lim Kim Hai Building

The Lim Kim Hai Building at 53 Kallang Place became fully operational, with modern facilities including computerised operations to facilitate inventory control, order processing, and accounting processes.


2000 - Recognition of Excellence

Lim Kim Hai Electric won the top award in Singapore SME 500 for highest turnover.

2002 - Continuing the Award Winning Spree

LKH-E was recognised at the Enterprise 50 Awards as a top privately held company in Singapore.


2008 - Diversification in the LED Lighting Business

Business focus in the Lighting industry, opening up LED World in the Lim Kim Hai Building, a 6000 sqft showroom.


2015 - Joining the E-Commerce Revolution

LKH-E expands its reach with online sales, showcasing an extensive selection of products online and offering greater convenience to customers.


2018 - Bringing Quality Products to Jurong Island

LKH-E opens a strategically located showroom on Jurong Island as a one-stop solution centre for customers in the Oil & Gas Industries.


2019 - LKHGC Lighting Targets the Specifier in the Design Industry

A collaboration between the lighting departments of LKH-E & LKHPD, Light Journey is established to target design specifiers in the lighting industry with the goal of growing the lighting business.


2021 - Establishment of ElectGo Pte Ltd

ElectGo, the E-Commerce platform of LKH-E & Precicon, officially establishes itself as an independent company focused on providing click and buy MRO products.


2021 - Venturing into Green Electrical Solutions

LKH-E embraced the movement towards sustainability in electrical innovation and began offering EV Charging & Smart Lighting solutions.


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