|Industry||Renewable Energy, Photovoltaics|
|Headquarters||Wanju, South Korea|
|Hyunwoo Park (Chairman) |
Jongkook Lee(Vice President)
|Revenue||$508 million (2010)|
Number of employees
|300 (October 2011)|
SolarPark Korea Co., Ltd. is a South Korean crystalline silicon module manufacturer. Founded in 2008 as a German-Korean joint venture, the company combines German and Korean machinery and engineering in its automated module fabrication lines. In June 2011, SolarPark Korea became a 100% subsidiary of the SolarPark Co., Ltd.
The automated machinery company INMAC is established in Sogong-dong,Joong-gu,Seoul,Korea
A new factory is established in Songne-dong, Soda-gu, Bucheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, Korea The headquarters is relocated to the same location
INMAC is selected as a prospective medium & small enterprise of Gyeonggi-do
INMAC is selected as a prospective medium & small exporting enterprise (Small & Medium Business Corporation)
Establishment of SolarPark Co.,Ltd.
SolarPark is awarded the 3 Million Dollar Export Tower Award and presidential citation during the 44th Trade day
Establishment of SolarPark Korea Co., Ltd.(Previously SolarWorl Korea Co.,Ltd) Established as a 50/50 JV with SolarWorld AG
Construction of Gochang Solar Park(15MWp) completed
SolarPark Korea completes the first stage construction of its module production factory(annual capacity 60MW)
Solarpark Korea completes the second stage construction of its module production factory(annual capacity 90MW)
Construction of the Inline Mechanics Co.,Ltd. factory completed
SolarPark Korea completes the third stage construction of its module production factory(annual capacity 100MW)
'Total capacity : 250MW'
IEC 61215, 61730-1, 61730-2 certifications received
SolarPark Korea is awarded the Ston Tower Industrial Medal for achieving 300million dollars in exports during the 47th Trade Day
SolarWorld AG's 50% share of SolarPark Korea is acquired by SolarPark Korea. SolarPark Korea now owns 100% of shares
Construction of second module production factory(annual capacity : 300MW + 50MW)completed
'Total capacity : 600MW, 5th largest production capacity in Asia(Excluding Chinese manufacturers)'
Merger of the 3 companies; SolarPark Korea Co.,Ltd.,SolarPark Co.,Ltd.,and Inline Mechanics Co.,Ltd, completed.
Passed PID test by TUV-SUD
Automation in production
SolarPark Korea espouses automation in production to achieve consistent high-quality, high-volume and cost-competitive output. Its module production lines achieve a capacity-per-employee of 0.83 MW.
SolarPark Korea's production lines comprise machines from equipment makers such as Somont, 3S, Berger Lichttechnik, Pasan and Schleich. Equipment integration is provided by affiliate Inline Mechanics.
- "SolarWorld, SolarPark open South Korean module factory..." PV-Tech. Retrieved 2011-10-15.