1983

Hiap Heng Heavyequipment Co. was founded with 1 unit of Kato 18T crane and 1 unit of Tadano TL200

1985

Acquired 12 second-hand crawler cranes from a local company to boost the fleet of cranes to meet the increasing demand.
Hiap Heng supplied cranes for projects on Bukom island, Pulau Ayer Chawan (now known as Jurong Island) and construction of Jurong East MRT line.

1989

Incorporation of Hiap Heng Heavyequipment Co. Pte Ltd

1991

Embarked on water tank installation in HDB projects.

1992

Acquired ENG GUAN HUAT MOTOR REPAIR WORKSHOP in Bukit Merah which was renamed to Hiap Heng Auto Co Pte Ltd in 2002.

1996

Started to buy brand new mobile cranes and lorry cranes to cater to the increasing crane demand

1999

Achieved ISO 9002:1994, rare for crane company & vehicle workshop at that point in time

2000

Upgraded to ISO 9001:2000 from ISO 9002:1994.
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2006

Appeared in Tadano Global newsletter “Singapore rental company Hiap Heng has taken delivery of a new ATF 110G-5, the first Global series Tadano Faun all terrain in Southeast Asia”

2008

Bought the first unit of Tadano ATF 220G-5 in Southeast Asia

2014

Awarded Promising SME 500

2017

Achieved 14001:2015 and OHSAS18001:2015
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Achieved 14001:2015 and OHSAS18001:2015
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2018

Achieved Bizsafe Star certification

2019

Hiap Heng Engineering Pte Ltd set up to take on more challenging lifting and project management with the precision engineering industry.

2020

Hiap Heng Auto Co Pte Ltd & Hiap Heng Heavyequipment Co Pte Ltd has been migrated from OHSAS 18001 to ISO 45001.