Hyundai Heavy Industries and its technological strength are drawing the attention of many with the Korea Space Launch Vehicle-1 (KSLV-1) having been launched successfully.
Back in February 2007, the heavy industry company had won the contract for the construction of the launch pad from the Korea Aerospace Research Institute. The company proved its technological superiority by applying its self-developed technologies to more than 75% of the entire process.
It successfully completed the launch pad and site at the Naro Space Center four years ago and was extolled by its Russian counterpart that participated in the technical support. It was also offered by the Russian organization to take part in another launch pad construction project in Russia as well.