Acting President Maeng Dong-youl of KEPCO KPS urged his executives and staff members to achieve innovation in all areas, including technology, service and corporate culture, so the organization can become a global power plant solution provider. Acting President Maeng made the remarks at a ceremony to celebrate the 34th anniversary at the KEPCO KPS headquarters in Naju, Jeollanam-do, on April 2.
“(We) have to make breakthroughs to go forward as a company enjoying sustainable growth to combat great challenges of Korean and overseas business environment conditions, and innovation in all areas, including technology, service and corporate culture, to achieve our new vision of being reborn as a global power plant solution provider by overcoming unlimited competition,” he said.
Acting President Maeng called for ramping up competiveness of the conventional core businesses, expanding new growth business areas to secure future growth engines, creating innovation platforms to strengthen an implementation regime to achieve the vision and stressing KEPCO KPS members’ creative spirit and merit-oriented corporate culture. He also stressed that KEPCO KPS devote itself to fulfilling social responsibility as a “people’s company” and achieve its desire to maintain continued growth.
KEPCO KPS has come a long way as a leading company in the Korean power generation equipment maintenance industry sector through 36 years of endless manpower and technology development, and the company has been recognized for technology prowess abroad.
In particular, despite stark Korean and overseas business conditions in 2017, KEPCO KPS chalked up 1.232 trillion won in sales, and the company saw its corporate values soar as its capitalization jumped from 598.5 billion won when it was listed in 2007 to 1.827 trillion won as the end of 2017.
KEPCO KPS’s most coveted KEPCO KPS Men’s Award went to Ahn Myung-jae, senior specialist with the Engineering Office at the GT Maintenance Technology Center KEPCO KPS.
KPECO KPS’s Signing MOU with EVNEPS in Vietnam
KEPCO KPS signed an MOU with EVENEPs, a subsidiary of EVNGENCO3, a Vietnamese maintenance company in Hanoi on March 22 with Acting President Maeng and his EVNEPS counterpart in attendance.
Joining them in the signing ceremony were Minister Baek Un-gyu of the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and Vietnamese Trade and Industry Minister Tran Tuan Anh. The agreement calls for promoting business cooperation and manpower exchanges between the two companies in power unit operation & maintenance and technology manpower education.
About KEPCO KPS
KEPCO KPS, which was initially established for the efficient maintenance of power facilities, has brought greater convenience to the public by developing technologies and nurturing experts in this field.
All KEPCO KPS executives and staff members have taken on a challenge for a good cause and strive to provide high quality services with the best technology and experience and contribute to Korea's economic development.
Furthermore, the company has accomplished a remarkable achievement of becoming a leading company in the power plant maintenance industry. Its focus on customer satisfaction and quality improvement has been acknowledged with numerous honors and awards: the Korea Quality Award; the Hall of Fame of Korea Service Grand Prix; the Dow Jones Sustainability Index Certification; the QCAS; the BEST HRD; the Korea Social Contribution Award; the Korea Financial Management Grandprix.
Together, KEPCO KPS has proclaimed "The Vision 2025," aiming to become a leading creative company by providing top-flight total plant services. With this new vision, higher sales and a greater share of new growth business will be on the priority list in making a new leap forward. All KEPCO KPS family is determined to stand tall on the global stage and committed to establishing itself as the world's best total plant service provider.