POSCO Group developed the Five Major Brands of Corporate Citizen to win the stakeholders’ understanding about its activities as a corporate citizen. The group discovers and fulfills its corporate responsibility to take part in resolving the imminent social issues and thus create a better society in an effort to become a company admired and trusted by the people.View More
POSCO E&C Technological Cooperation Contest to promote ESG and resolve needs in the field
POSCO E&C discovers excellent ideas from its subcontractors by holding annual technological cooperation contests to promote ESG and resolve needs in the field. The proposed ideas are applied to the field through joint technological development and patent application so as to share benefits with our subcontractors.
Expansion of the mutually-benefiting advanced IPD projects
POSCO E&C promotes industrial plant construction projects under an integrated project delivery (IPD) system as the first in Korea’s construction industry. IPD is an advanced project implementation system. Under this system, the client, engineering company, contractor, and subcontractors cooperate as one team in an open book format from the project planning stage. It helps derive the optimal construction technique, cost, and period and mutually share the benefits and risks associated with the project.
No. 1 in-house venture, POSREGEN
Premium eco-friendly cement made with steelmaking byproducts, Korea’s first ferronickel slag
Eco Life Challenge, a voluntary campaign for the 2050 Carbon Negative
First Korean contractor to offer a KOICA IBS-certified construction worker training program for youths living near overseas sites
POSCO E&C creates job positions for youths and supports the independent foundations of domestic youths by offering career empowerment. ‘Bangladesh Matarbari Youth Training for the Construction Craftsmen’ which is selected as KOICA Inclusive Business Solution is planning to provide online education to 500 people and hire 300 people on-site until 2022.View More
POSCO E&C Construction Academy to provide job mentoring to middle school students
POSCO E&C staff and student volunteers have operated a ‘Construction Education Academy’ to train the construction, plant, civil engineering fields targeting 13,000 people since 2016. The program provided not only basic knowledge but also an opportunity to share vigorous experiences of current employees as they visit the middle schools.
POSCO E&C with Mullae-dong
“Steel Art Contest” in Mullae-dong
This project is aimed at supporting small ironworkers experiencing difficulties as a result of a decrease in demand and gentrification and discovering and developing new artists in Mullae-dong, which was once the center of steel production in the metropolitan area. Steel art designs submitted by university students nationwide are manufactured through collaboration with the ironworkers, awarded, and exhibited at THE SHARP Gallery in Seoul and THE SHARP apartments.
POSCO E&C and Animals
Feral cat shelter project
Through partnerships with the Korean Animal Welfare Association (KAWA), POSCO A&C, local governments, and volunteering citizens, POSCO E&C manufactures and distributes cat shelters made of steel to replace the existing shelters with poor durability and hygiene control. With this project, we are creating a culture of coexistence between animals and humans by supporting the local governments’ TNR (trap-neuter-release) project, resolving conflicts in local communities, and improving the street scenery. We also engage in animal rescue activities in redevelopment areas.
POSCO E&C and Artists
The “MISO” project
POSCO E&C’s MISO project is aimed at converting the fences of project sites into a piece of art. By exhibiting the works of artists with disabilities (mouth and foot painting artists), the prizewinning works from the painting contest (co-hosted by POSCO E&C) of a nearby elementary school, the safety posters for foreign workers, and other artworks created under various themes, including urban forest, we are contributing to improving the urban scenery and rebranding the construction sites as citizen-friendly sites.