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Thunder Cranes Wins PETRONAS recognition for safety

Thunder Cranes Malaysia has recently been recognized by PETRONAS (a Fortune 500 Company) for its contribution to 2 million man-hours without LTI in offshore Sarawak operations. The award was presented by Wells Integrated Services Dept (QEB), Petroleum Engineering Bintulu, PCSB Sarawak Asset, and is testimony of Thunder Cranes’ commitment to give the highest consideration to […]

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TCTL Appoints New GM

Thunder Cranes Thailand (TCTL) is pleased to announce the promotion of Finian Chin from Sales Manager to General Manager. With over 15 years of experience in Thunder Cranes, Finian combines extensive knowledge in the field of offshore rental cranes with strong management and organizational capabilities. As the General Manager of Thunder Cranes Thailand, Finian will […]

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Stiff leg crane

What is a Stiffleg Crane?

The image above shows a TC15 stiffleg crane lifting the tubing reel for a CTU package. Our cranes are often deployed to support coiled tubing operations offshore. What is a stiffleg crane and What are it’s features and benefits? Our stiffleg crane is modular and portable, so we can transport the crane offshore via supply vessel […]

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Thunder Cranes Opens 2nd Crane Testing Facility in Thailand

Thunder Cranes has increased its Thailand offshore service capability with the addition of a crane testing facility at its Songkhla base. Established in 2019, the Songkhla base consists of open yard space, covered warehouse and crane maintenance facilities. This facility is in addition to the Thunder Cranes head office and 34,400 ft2 yard located in […]

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Load Testing for Modular Offshore Cranes

By Fauzy Khamis (Head of Technical Support) What is a load test? In the offshore lifting industry, a load test is a type of test that proves the fitness of a crane. It involves the application of a static, dynamic, or functional load for a period of time. It is conducted after completing the visual […]

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Offshore Modular Cranes: Features & Benefits

We sat down with David Withers – Sales & Special Projects Manager – for an interview to discuss; how modular cranes have become important for many offshore projects; what their key features and benefits are; and why Thunder Cranes is a leading provider of modular rental cranes in the market today. What are modular cranes? […]

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Thunder Cranes supports P&A project in Malaysia

Thunder Cranes modular rental crane was determined to be the optimum solution to provide critical lifting support services for a recent plug and abandonment project in offshore Malaysia. Although there was a working platform crane on deck, it was not able to provide the required lifting capacity and reach over the intended work area in […]

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CEO Announcement

Thunder Cranes is pleased to welcome aboard Dinesh Arumugam as CEO to succeed Chris Poheng who is retiring. Chris has been an outstanding leader for Thunder Cranes, overseeing significant improvements in all aspects of the company’s operations, and will continue his association with us as a consultant. Dinesh first joined us as Vice President of […]

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Thunder Cranes wins Petronas contract

Thunder Cranes wins Petronas Contract

In support of well intervention activities, Thunder Cranes Sdn Bhd has been awarded a three-year contract by PETRONAS Carigali Sdn. Bhd. (PCSB), a subsidiary of PETRONAS, for the provision of offshore rental crane services across PCSB assets in Malaysia. PETRONAS is a global energy and solutions partner and ranked amongst the largest corporations in Fortune’s […]

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TC Extension Deck – Product Explainer

We interviewed Thunder Cranes (Thailand) sales manager Finian Chin to get an insight into the “TC Extension Deck” – what it is, how it’s used and why it is increasingly in demand. What is the TC Extension Deck? Very briefly our TC Extension Deck is a steel deck assembled in modules, that can be placed […]