Hyundai Engineering takes the role of non-governmental diplomat, completing the first oil facility [ Dung Quat Polypropylene Facility] of Vietnam and received achievement award from Vietnam government and ordering organization at the completion ceremony on 25th August.
Hyundai Engineering President & CEO Kim, Dong-wook and site chief received achievement medal, Chief Engineer Song, Suk-bang, Deputy Chief Engineer Sim, Jae-ho and Baek, Bok-hyun received Commerce & Industry ministerial medal, and Chief Engineer Choi, Dae-sung, Assistant Chief Engineer Han, Kyung-ho, Engineer Moon, Sung-jin received award from the ordering organization.
This project for constructing polypropylene production facility was accepted at order of 180 million US Dollar in 2008. It has been focused by Vietnam government as a state undertaking, as general-secretary and prime minister have visited the site during construction period.
Besides, Hyundai Engineering has gained trust of Vietnam government and the ordering organization by helping victims of typhoon in September of 2009, evacuating them to safety house, supplying meal and other relief goods, supporting recovery with construction vehicles in the site.
Dinh La Thang, chairman of the ordering organization Petrovietnam, stated “I am very grateful that Hyundai Engineering completed this project successfully without any accident or delay, in spite of hard conditions. We want to maintain good partnership with Hyundai Engineering ever after.”
Due to this trust and confidence, Hyundai Engineering obtained the order of PVTEX PET Project as 250 million US Dollar in May of 2009, a short time after the beginning of first construction in February of 2008, from the same ordering organization.
Hyundai Engineering President & CEO Kim, Dong-wook stated “HEC takes the role of non-governmental diplomat, by performing various projects in various states.” He added “We will do our best to promote friendly relation and economic cooperation between Korea and Vietnam.”