Advanced, Trusted and Cost effective
Delivered by Kangnam

Since 1969

Introduction | Company Milestone

Company Milestone

Company Milestone

1969 ~ 2017

HISTORY
  • Jul. 1969

    Established.

  • Apr. 1972

    FRP shipbuilding license approved by KR. (Korea Register of Shipping)

  • Oct. 1975

    Nominated as an Authorized Military Defense Company by government of Korea.

  • Dec. 1982

    Designated as a Military Defense Industry Authorized Exporter.

  • Dec. 1986

    1st KMHC (Minehunter/ 520 tonnes) delivered to Korean Navy. (Total 6 Vessels until 1994)

  • Sep. 1987

    Changed Company name from Kangnam Shipyard to Kangnam Corporation.

  • Apr. 1997

    Obtained “ISO 9001” by KR. (Korea Register of Shipping)

  • Dec. 1999

    1st Mine Sweeper & Hunter (Yang-Yang class / 880 tonnes) delivered to Korean Navy.

  • May. 2001

    Certified “MND Quality Assurance System” by Defense Quality Assurance of Korea.

  • Oct. 2003

    2nd Mine Sweeper & Hunter (Yang-Yang class / 880 tonnes) delivered to Korean Navy.

  • Oct. 2004

    3rd Mine Sweeper & Hunter (Yang-Yang class / 880 tonnes) delivered to Korean Navy.

  • Oct. 2005

    Delivered 1st 100Ton Class High Speed Patrol Boat to Korean Coast Guard.

  • Jun. 2008

    Delivered 500Ton Class Coastal Patrol Vessel to Korea Coast Guard.

  • Jun. 2009

    Contracted 2nd 100Ton Class HSPB with KCG for delivery of 2007.

  • Nov. 2010

    Contract with Korean Navy for additional three Mine Sweeper & Hunter Class. (Upgraded Yang Yang Class/ 920 tonnes)

  • May. 2011

    4th Mine Sweeper & Hunter (Upgraded Yang Yang Class/ 920 tonnes) started construction.

  • Oct. 2013

    5th Mine Sweeper & Hunter (Upgraded Yang Yang Class/ 920 tonnes) started construction.

  • Jun. 2014

    Next generation MCMX (mine sweeper and hunter) with new design and higher capabilities. (above 1000 tonnes)

  • Jun. 2015

    Established new shipbuilding department.

  • Mar. 2016

    Delivered 40mm scf/DAY FRU.

  • Aug. 2016

    Contracted 4.7K Product Carrier.

  • Feb. 2017

    Contracted 3.5K Oil/Chemical Tanker.