1969 ~ 1987
Founder Tan Ah Lye established Sin Heng Machinery as a sole proprietor, crane operator and owner
Built up Sin Heng's reputation in the infrastructure sector as a crane rental operator.
Involved in prominent projects eg Newton Circle Flyover - one of the first dual carriage flyovers in Singapore, AYE and CTE
One of the first to register all terrain cranes, with the then Registry of Vehicles for use on Singapore road
1990 ~ 1996
Overseas crane trade: Started selling cranes to customers in Indonesia and Malaysia
Built up a network of trading customers spanning USA, Europe, Middle East, Asia, Australia and Africa
Made in-roads into the oil and gas industry; prominent projects included reclamation of Jurong Island, Petrochemical Corporation of Singapore's petrochemical complex
Entered into the aerial lifts business when the Group purchased their first boom-lifts and scissor lifts
2001 ~ 2009
Completed construction of new headquarters at 26 Gul Road and consolidated the Group's operations at current Gul Road premises
Established subsidiary in Vietnam in January 2009.
Established subsidiary in Malaysia in April 2009
Third place winner in Enterprise 50 Awards in October 2009
2010 ~ current
Listed on the Singapore Exchange
Awarded Kobelco distributorship in 2010 for all existing and new models of Kobelco cranes, spare parts and services.
Awarded Kato dealership in 2010 for dealing in Hydraulic Terrain cranes, Rough Terrain cranes and All Terrain cranes and provide after sales services.
Toyota Tsusho Corporation acquires 27% in Sin Heng and signs Business Alliance Agreement with Sin Heng
Awarded Mighty Crane dealership in 2012 for mini crawler cranes, parts and services.
Established subsidiary in Myanmar in Jan 2013
Established subsidiary in Indonesia in April 2013
Awarded Arcomet distributorship in 2014 for self-erecting cranes for most ASEAN countries.
Established subsidiary in Hong Kong in March 2015.