South Korea precast market relies on outstanding technology for the most efficient and flexible concrete distribution & casting systems.
Interconstech Co. Ltd has been making a new history of construction technology through everlasting R&D.
Ever since its founding, Interconstech Co. Ltd (ICT) has forged ahead with a primary principle – the commitment to qualify leading the way. Unlimited endeavors to research and develop top-notch construction technology have, since the firm’s inception, brought us the pride as a construction technology oriented company, while serving the best satisfaction to customers.
Strengthening market competitiveness in theprecast girders
IPC girder technology, developed as the first item of our company, has achieved a remarkable reputation in the bridges construction field in Korea due to its superiority in construction feasibility, cost savings and improved safety. With these leading-edge strength, IPC girder technology has become one of the most widely used bridge technologies in South Korea.
Adapting to the changing business environment during the planning and construction phases of the project, many things changed in the market: now there is an increasing demand for tunnel segments elements and concrete poles.
“The changing world did not go unnoticed at ICT”, Mr. Kim Jong-Hyun, CEO of ICT, said. He continues: “The business plans regarding the new precast production line were updated to correspond with the new market outlook.”
Due to the rapid growth of competitors and the recession in the construction market in recent years, ICT decided to establish a factory in Goesan to strengthen the competitiveness.
After a year of construction, the precast factory was completed in April this year.
MCT Italy shapes ICT dreams
We strongly believe in the advantages of precast concrete construction because of the high quality, lower maintenance costs, and durability,” Mr. Kim Jong-Hyun explains.
Strong partner for long-term cooperation MCT Italy, through the local support of Mr. Oh from Hanin corporation, has worked closely together with ICT throughout the project, offering consultation and advices regarding all aspects in the building of a completely new facility and organization in a new market area. “When you are choosing a supplier for new precast equipment, it is essential to choose a strong, experienced firm with a specialized organization for continuous cooperation. After we got up to full speed with negotiations with MCT Italy, and our technical & consultant engineers supported us in comparing different suppliers, the contract was prepared in a very short time,” adds Kim Jong-Hyun.
“We got excellent feedback from MCT Italy regarding the business environment. They supported our specialized team and consultants, by networking with worldwide experts and development teams, strengthening our first steps in the construction industry with successful precast solutions for the South Korea market” says Kim Jong-Hyun.