Hiap Heng Heavyequipment Co. was founded with 1 unit of Kato 18T crane and 1 unit of Tadano TL200
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.
Incorporation of Hiap Heng Heavyequipment Co. Pte Ltd
Embarked on water tank installation in HDB projects..
Acquired ENG GUAN HUAT MOTOR REPAIR WORKSHOP in Bukit Merah which was renamed to Hiap Heng Auto Co Pte Ltd in 2002
Started to buy brand new mobile cranes and lorry cranes to cater to the increasing crane demand
Achieved ISO 9002:1994, rare for crane company & vehicle workshop at that point in time
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”
Bought the first unit of Tadano ATF 220G-5 in Southeast Asia
Awarded Promising SME 500
Achieved Bizsafe Star certification
Hiap Heng Engineering Pte Ltd set up to take on more challenging lifting and project management with the precision engineering industry.