Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction

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Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction
Public (traded on the Korea Stock Exchange)
Industry Power plants, Desalination Plants & Construction
Founded 1962; 53 years ago (1962)
Headquarters Changwon, South Korea
Key people
Park, YS (Chairman), Chung, Ji Taik (Vice Chairman), Park, Geewon (CEO), Han, Key Sun (COO)
Products Nuclear power plants, Thermal power plants, Desalination plants, Castings and Forgings to Construction,
Reactor vessel, Steam generator, Pressurised heavy water reactor, generators and Steam & Gas turbines of Power Plant
Revenue US$ 7.67 billion (2011)
Number of employees
Subsidiaries Doosan Power Systems, Doosan IMGB, Doosan Heavy Industries Vietnam, Doosan Vina HaiPhong, Doosan Power Systems India, Doosan Chennai Works, Doosan HF Controls

Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of Doosan Group, is one of the largest Korean heavy industrial companies. Established in 1962, it is located in the southern city of Changwon with an area of 4.5 million m². Its business ranges from nuclear power plants, thermal power plants, turbines and generators, to desalination plants, castings, forgings and construction. The company has completed a number of major power and water projects worldwide.


  • 1962 Founded as Korea Heavy Industries and Construction Co., Ltd.
  • 1999 Integrated with several other domestic power industries
  • 2000 Became public and was listed on Korean stock market
  • 2001 Renamed Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction
Ranked first in global desalination market and selected as "Global Product"
  • 2006 Acquired Kvaerner IMGB (Currently Doosan IMGB) and Mitsui Babcock (Currently Doosan Babcock)
Established water R&D centers in Dubai (UAE) and Tampa, Florida (USA)
  • 2007 Began construction of the Doosan VINA plant (Vietnam)
  • 2009 Acquired Czech-based power systems maker Škoda Power
Doosan VINA plant completed
  • 2011 Acquired AE&E Chennai Works (Currently Doosan Chennai Works), a boiler maker in India
  • 2012 Acquired the assets of Enpure Limited, a water process engineering company in the UK to form Doosan Enpure

Major Business Fields[edit]

  • EPC : Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Project Management
  • Power : Nuclear Power Plants, Coal-Fired Power Plants, Combined Cycle Power Plants, Hydro Power Plants, Cogeneration Plants, Superconducting Generators/Motors
  • Water : Desalination Plants, Water Purification Plants
  • Castings & Forgings : Power Generation Components, Shipbuilding Components, Iron & Steel Making

Components, Mold & Tool Steel, Petrochemical/Industrial Components

  • Construction : Plants, Civil Engineering, Architecture
  • New Renewable Technology : Wind Power, Fuel Cell
  • Green Energy Technology : USC, IGCC, PCC, Oxy Fuel
  • I&C Total Solution Provider : GUARDIAN (Completed development(2012))

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