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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]

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 […]


ISO Accreditation for Thunder Cranes (Thailand) Ltd.

In June 2020, Thunder Cranes (Thailand) Ltd received ISO 9001:2015 accreditation. Following on from Thunder Cranes Sdn Bhd itself which has been ISO accredited since 2015. While our cranes are built at or above API 2C standards, and are operated and maintained in accordance with API RP 2D, the ISO 9001:2015 standard provides a framework […]

Thunder Cranes locations around the world

How to Deploy Thunder Cranes to Your Location

Thunder Cranes has two primary bases – in Thailand and Malaysia – however our cranes can be deployed via shipping to many locations around the world. Contact us today for a quote to find out the cost of deploying Thunder Cranes’ equipment and personnel to your location.

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Adapting & Responding to Covid19

Beginning in early March our HSE team have kept staff abreast of the situation with weekly updates and the latest information about the virus, and we have adapted quickly to comply with screening/quarantine protocols as directed by health authorities in the regions where we work. A comprehensive safe work procedure is in place and we […]

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Interview with CEO Chris Poheng

The CEO Magazine recently interviewed Chris Poheng, CEO of Thunder Cranes Group, where he talks about humble beginnings, authenticity and the art of successful leadership in the oil and gas industry. Prior to joining Thunder Cranes in 2018, Chris had accumulated over 37 years of leadership experience in the global energy sector, notably with the […]


First Glimpse of TC90-05XL Offshore Portable Crane

Built in the USA, and just recently delivered to the Thunder Cranes yard in Sattahip, Thailand – TC90-O5XL pedestal crane is the latest generation of offshore portable, modular crane to be incorporated into the Thunder Cranes fleet. Developed for safer, more efficient offshore lifting solutions, our newest 90-ton offshore crane has been designed and upgraded […]