Our Company

Lam Hong Group was founded in Singapore in 1946 and is acknowledged as an established stockist and supplier of premium Lifting & Rigging equipment. We are also recognised for being an exclusive distributor of several industry-leading brands in the Marine & Offshore, Oil & Gas and Construction industries globally.

As the largest distributor of Crosby products in Southeast Asia, we carry the full range of Crosby Fittings in our warehouse/factory, ready for immediate deployment. This is in addition to our Anchors, Anchor Chains, Wire Ropes, Mooring Ropes, Deck Fittings and other Marine supplies. 

Our lifting & rigging service support facilities include a 500 Ton and 1,500 Ton American Crosby-National Swaging Press, a 1,000 Ton English Talurit Press and a 600 Ton German Press. To complement the presses, we have installed a 200 Metric Ton Pull-Test Proof Loading Machine. The Proof Load Testing Machine is a Grade A Machine approved and certified by Setsco Singapore, American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) and the Lloyd’s Register (LRS). All our lifting gear such as wire rope, chain slings and slings can be tested and supplied with the relevant test certificates.

Today, Lam Hong Group is a well-diversified group with businesses spanning from lifting, marine and machinery equipment to clean energy and renewable solutions. The Group has also established a global presence in Southeast Asia, China, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and United States. In recognition of our contributions to the industry, we were awarded the Circle of Excellence in Offshore & Marine Industry in 2012, the Singapore Maritime Distinguished Award in 2014 and the 2020 Enterprise 50 Awards

Lam Hong Group will meet all your marine, lifting, construction and renewable needs under one roof. Our quality products reinforced with an experienced and efficient team will ensure the necessary support and services our customers deserve.

The Group of Companies

Lam Hong (S) Pte Ltd

Lam Hong (S) Pte Ltd (“LHS”) is the Marine & Offshore arm of Lam Hong Group. The company is known for supplying premium Lifting & Rigging equipment to the industry. LHS flagship brands include Crosby, Gunnebo Industries and William Hackett Lifting Products, while also supplying our house-branded Anchor Chains, Deck Fittings and Mooring Ropes. LHS has been a longstanding distributor of Crosby products since the 1970s, and currently holds the largest inventory in Southeast Asia.

Lam Hong Renewables Pte Ltd

Lam Hong Renewables (“LHR”) is the Sustainability arm of Lam Hong Group, providing end-to-end consultancy and engineering services in the areas of onshore and offshore renewable energy developments. LHR has ventured into several renewable energy projects including the installation and commissioning of a 400kWp Solar PV System on the roof of our factory.

LH Machinery Pte Ltd

LH Machinery (“LHM”) focuses on supplying industrial machinery and equipment to the construction and automobile industry. Working with a team of international engineers, LHM produces its in-house branded tools under the Haosail brand. Apart from our house-brand products, LH Machinery was most recently appointed exclusive distributor for Swiss renowned Von Arx Surface Preparation products in the Southeast Asia region. 

INKA Testing Services Pte Ltd

Inka Testing Services conducts proof load test and certification for all lifting gears such as Wire Ropes, Chains and Chain Slings. The company’s Proof Load Testing Machine is certified by Setsco Services, the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) and the Lloyd’s Register (LRS).

 
 
 
 

Milestones

1946

Lam Hong was established 

Lam Hong Group was founded by Mr See Cheow Song in 1946, after World War II.
The company was incorporated as Lam Hong Company, and started business trading in metal and recycled goods, operating at 101 Sungei Road.

1960

Lam Hong moved to 530 Beach Road

Under the leadership of founder Mr See CS, Lam Hong grew rapidly and subsequently moved to a factory along Beach Road. Located right at the mouth of Kallang Basin and Singapore River, Lam Hong was well positioned to provide Ship Supplies to Vessels and Boats docking at the river.

The company then shifted it’s focus to supplying Marine & Offshore equipment, being the first company in Singapore to import and supply Wire Ropes, Anchors, Anchor Chains and other related hardware and equipment. 

1969

Lam Hong moved to 74 & 76 Jalan Benaan Kapal

With the Singapore Government’s push to develop the Kallang River, Lam Hong tendered for a new factory building at Tanjong Rhu. The company was successfully awarded the prime site and moved from its Beach Road location to Jalan Benaan Kapal, still fronting the Kallang River, from the other end.

Leveraging on its great factory location, Lam Hong further expanded its business to include being a Ship Chandler. 

1971

Company Restructuring – Lam Hong (S) Pte Ltd was officially incorporated

南方(新)私人有限公司

1972

First to sell Crosby products in Singapore

Lam Hong was the first company in Singapore to import Crosby fittings in 1972.
We became an Authorised Distributor of The Crosby Group products in 1974.

1973

First to supply Korean Wire Ropes in Singapore

Lam Hong was the first supplier of Korean Wire Ropes in Singapore
(DSR Corp, Kiswire Ltd & Manho Rope & Wire Ltd)

1976

2nd Generation Leadership Succession

Mr Victor See Yong Leng takes over the leadership of Lam Hong Group of Companies from Mr See Cheow Song

1978

First Proof Load Testing Machine (Inka Testing Services Pte Ltd)

The Group’s subsidiary, Inka Testing Services, imported one of Singapore’s first Tensile Testing Machine to provide Testing & Certification services for Anchors, Wire Ropes, Slings and Chain Slings.
The 200 Ton Grade A Machine was tested and approved by the then Singapore Institute of Standards and Industrial Research (SISIR), now known as Setsco Services Pte Ltd.

1978

Incorporation of Sinmat Singapore

The Group further its expansion plans by incorporating Sinmat Singapore, specialising in marine navigation lights and light fittings. 

Credit: SPH, The Business Times; 17 April 1978 (Page 1)

1984

Lam Hong acquired and moved to Jurong Industrial Estate, 6 Link Road

We out grew the then existing premise at 74 & 76 Jalan Benaan Kapal and moved into a new 70,000 sq ft Warehouse. 
Lam Hong was the first company in the industry to move into the Jurong Industrial Estate, in line with the Singapore Government’s vision to transform Jurong into an Industrial Hub.

 

1990

First to supply Chinese Anchor Chains in Singapore

Lam Hong is the first importer and supplier/distributor of Chinese Anchor Chains in Singapore
Asian Star Anchor Chain Co. Ltd. (江苏亚星锚链股份有限公司)

2008 & 2011

Lam Hong Group & Mr See Yong Leng featured in 3 Entrepreneurship Book Publications:

2008 – 品牌魅力企业家 解读企业家品牌故事

2011 – 101 华商企业家 商海领航者 / Stories of Successful Entrepreneurs

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2012

Lam Hong Awarded the Circle of Excellence in Offshore & Marine Industry
(Prominent Category)

2013

3rd Generation Leadership Succession

Ms Doreen See takes over the Leadership of Lam Hong Group of Companies from Mr Victor See Yong Leng

2014

Lam Hong is a recipient of the Singapore Maritime Distinguished Awards

2016

Lam Hong celebrated its Platinum Jubilee (70th Anniversary)

The Group celebrated 70 Years of Excellent Service.
Since its establishment in 1946, Lam Hong Group has grown extraordinarily. Being a pioneer leader in the field, the Group is now widely recognised for being an exclusive distributor of several industry-leading brands in the Marine & Offshore; Oil & Gas and Construction industries globally.

2019

Lam Hong acquired and moved to 5 Kian Teck Drive

2020

Corporate Restructuring

LH Machinery Pte Ltd & Lam Hong Renewables Pte Ltd incorporated in 2020.

The Group incorporated two new subsidiaries:

LH Machinery Pte Ltd – focusing on general machinery, construction equipment and e-commerce. 

Lam Hong Renewables Pte Ltd – the Sustainability arm of the Group with a focus on engineering and consultancy for clean energy systems.

2020

Enterprise 50 Awards

Lam Hong (S) Pte Ltd is a recipient of the prestigious Enterprise 50 Awards in 2020.

2021

Lam Hong (S) Pte Ltd appointed Authorised Distributor of William Hackett Lifting Products

2022

Lam Hong (S) Pte Ltd appointed Authorised Distributor of Gunnebo Industries Products

2022

LH Machinery appointed Exclusive Distributor of Von Arx Surface Preparation

2023

Lam Hong (S) Pte Ltd redesignated as Principal Distributor of William Hackett Lifting Products in Asia

Lam Hong embarked on a partnership with William Hackett Lifting Products, setting up an Asian Distribution Centre in Singapore to better serve distributors in the region. 

Lam Hong Logo Through The Years

     1969 – 1980

     1980 – 2002

    2002 – Present

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