SINGAPORE (Apr 16): Crane supplier Hiap Tong Corp could soon take its first big step out of Singapore. The company is in talks with several Malaysian parties with an eye towards scoring contracts for mega infrastructure projects there. “This year, we have planned capital expenditure for Malaysia,” Alvin Ong, executive director of Hiap Tong, tells The Edge Singapore. “We see some good infrastructure projects [coming up in Malaysia] like the MRT projects in KL [and the] refinery in Johor.”

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