Koon Holdings Ltd

Infrastructure Construction & Civil Engineering

The Group's wholly owned subsidiary, Koon Construction & Transport Co. Pte Ltd ("Koon") is a well-established civil engineering contractor in Singapore. Koon is registered with the Building and Construction Authority ("BCA") under the A1 grade - the highest grading for civil engineering category, which allows it to tender for public civil engineering projects of unlimited value in Singapore.

Incorporated since 1979, Koon has built a strong portfolio in its niche operating market serving government-related bodies such as the Land Transport Authority ("LTA"), the Housing and Development Board ("HDB"), the Public Utilities Board ("PUB"), the Defence Science and Technology Agency ("DSTA"), JTC Corporation and PSA Corporation Limited. Koon has undertaken numerous infrastructure construction works encompassing land reclamation, shore protection and terminal & port projects. Depending on the nature of the project secured, Koon is able to spearhead the entire project as main contractor or collaborate with our long-time partners such as Penta-Ocean Construction Company Limited ("Penta-Ocean") and Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co. Ltd. ("Hyundai").

For more than two decades, Koon has taken part in various land reclamation works which have helped expand the land area of Singapore by about 20%. These completed projects now form the new coastal lines of Singapore:

Over the past few years, we have executed and completed a high percentage of public civil infrastructure projects. Amongst the more noticeable ones are:

Among the current order book of Koon are: (i) the land preparation works for the airport development project under a joint venture with Penta-Ocean; (ii) improvement to Sungei Pandan Kechil (West Coast Road to the sea); (iii) sand mining work at proposed reclamation at Tuas Finger One and (iv) Rock work for caisson quay wall at proposed reclamation at Tuas Finger One.

Aligning with industry benchmarks, Koon is ISO 9001:2008 (quality), ISO 14001:2004 (environment) and OHSAS 18001:2007 (safety) certified. Koon also won the BCA Construction Excellence Award 2012 in Civil Engineering for the technically-challenging Serangoon Reservoir project.

COMMITMENT TO QUALITY PROJECT AND SAFE WORK ENVIRONMENT

Delivering quality works and at the same time creating a safe working environment for our people and partners have been our guiding principles. The Group is focused on cultivating a culture of safety by going beyond setting workplace rules. Regular interactions with both on-site and off-site staff to promote safety awareness remain our priority as we believe workplace safety is a collective responsibility.

Recognised for its commitment to incorporate safety as part of its business model, Koon has obtained the certification for BizSAFE Partner and the certification for attaining the BizSAFE Level STAR from the Workplace Safety and Health Council since 2009. Koon was also accorded certification of appreciation by PSA Corporation Limited for its good safety record consecutively from 2012 to 2016 relating to projects undertaken at Pasir Panjang Terminal.

SUSTAINABLE APPROACH

The Group continues to adopt best practices including progressive efforts towards a more sustainable building approach. Testament to our efforts and progress on this front, Koon received the BCA Green and Gracious Builder Award (Merit category) in 2015.