History and Milestones

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Handal Energy BERHAD

Expanded our customer base to include HESS, Sapura Energy and Repsol.

Listed on the Main Board of Bursa Malaysia Securites Berhad

Awarded subsequent contracts by Petronas Carigali, ExxonMobil and Talisman


  • Awarded another overhaul contract from ESSO and Petronas Carigali S/B (including operations and maintenance with single point responsibility.
  • Returned Esso and Petronas Carigali’s cranes back to 100% availabilty.

Manufactured first offshore pedestal crane in Kemaman.


  • Formed Handal Offshore Services Sdn Bhd.
  • Awarded another 5 years of contract from ESSO (including maintenance and operations)
  • Started the overhauling of cranes off the platform (onshore), refurbishmenrt and remobilisation on the onshore platform with new warranty within 90 days (a record still not broken by industry players).
  • Developed a product line of offshore cranes under the Handal Brand;entered into the offshore crane markets for the oil and gas industry.


  • Ventured into crane servicing business.
  • Awarded crane overhaul from Esso Malaysia for 5 years (increased availiabilty of cranes from 50% to 100%)

Performed Offshore Crane Maintenance & Overhaul Contract for ESSO.

Handal Engineering Sdn Bhd (HESB) was founded.