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Concrete Technology Research Institute(R&D Center)

Founded in 1995, the Concrete Technology Research Institute was the first R&D center in the concrete industry. It has been discovering and developing various materials and researching on how to use them, with an aim to improve product capacity, as well as develop new products and environmentally friendly concrete. The institute’s fantastic achievements include 163 published papers, 39 patents (including two that are currently being examined by the patent office), and 100 case studies (government-invested research, joint studies, and independent studies).

Over the last five years, it has been playing a leading role in the development of eco-friendly technologies, such as securing the technology to commercialize low-carbon emission RMC, by participating in the research project to commercialize the technology for ‘the high-volume mineral admixture (HVMA) RMC with high-strength’ by the Korea Agency for Infrastructure Technology Advancement.

Record of Major Awards

1996 Silver Tower Award at the 23rd National Quality Management Convention
2002 Grand Prize in the RMC sector at Korean Standards Grand Prize
2005 KS-QEI Quality Excellence Award
2006 KS-QEI Quality Excellence Award (consecutively winning two times)
KS Certification Grand Prize in product quality innovation on Standard Day
2007 KS-QEI Quality Excellence Award in concrete industry (consecutively winning thress times)
Chairman’s Commendation for Technology of National Merit
2008 KS Certification Grand Prize from the Minister of Knowledge adn Economy for its environment-friendly products
2009 Award in Innovation at Concrete Technology Competition
2012 Civil Engineering Grand Prize from the Korean Society of Civil Engineers (in the sector of construction materials)
2013 Excellence Published Paper Award and Technology Award, being selected as excellent research by the Korean Recycled Resource Insitute
2014 Excellence Published Paper Award, being selected as excellent research by the Korean Recycled Resource Institute
Award in Construction Materials at the Eco-Friendly Construction Industry Awards
2015 Award for its contribution to technological development in the Concrete Technology Competition / KS Certification
Grand Prize from the Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy
Selected for outstanding research by the Korean Society of Road Engineers: Excellent Research Paper Award
2017 Award by the Minister of Environment at Eco-Friendly Construction Awards
2018 Grand Prize in the Eco-Friendly Construction Awards
Great Innovation , Great Company
Go to the website of Concrete Technology

Hanil Synthetic Fiber Textile Research Institute

Hanil Synthetic Fiber Textile Research Institute has contributed to the growth and development of the Korean synthetic fiber industry through its continuous development of special textiles. It developed a functional textile with antibacterial and deodorant effects (HANILON AB+), a premium thread with electromagnetic shielding and antistatic effects (ELEX), and a thread with flame-retardant and antibacterial effects (SHIELDPIA) to actively reflect the needs of consumers. Its spunbond nonwoven fabric with great quality (Superbon and Hanibon) is applied not only to our daily lives but also in industrial fields. Hanil Synthetic Fiber will continue to take the lead in the textile market by ceaselessly conducting R&D in relevant areas.

Major Achievements in Research-Special Thread

1987 Acquired a patent on the acrylic copper conductive thread (87-001339)
1996 Acquired a patent on the acrylic copper conductive thread (1019940012987)
2008 Developed acrylic filament cooper conductive thread used for making a military camouflage net
2013 Obtained a patent on the nylon and polyester copper conductive thread
2015 Developed functional thread “HANILON AB+” (antibacterial and deodorant effects)
2016 Developed functional thread “SHIELDPIA” (flame-retardant, antibacterial, and deodorant effects)
2019 Developed a heat-resistant and cutresistant thread used for safe gloves

Major Achievements in Research – SPUNBOND

1995 Developed a PP UV product
2009 Production system and manufacturing method of a compound, long-fiber
nonwoven fabric with biodegradability using biodegradable nanocomposite
resin (patent no. 10-2009-0099596)
2012 Production system and method for the insulation padding containing
hydrophobic silica aerogel (patent no. 10-2012-0034596)
Developed a PP flame-retardant product
2015 Developed a PP super soft product
2019 Developed the antibacterial spunbond
Great Innovation , Great Company
Go to the website of Hanil Synthetic Fiber

Eugene Human Resources Development Center

Talented human resources are the source of the Eugene’s growth and a critical momentum to lead new days in the future. Eugene established the Eugene Human Resources Development Center in July 1, 2011, to nurture talented individuals in a systematic way. It provides Eugene’s employees with various learning solutions and programs that help them grow into experts in each area, as well as the group’s visions and strategies. The center is comprised of three lecture halls to accommodate a total of 300 people, a lodge where 60 people can stay at the same time, a roof-top garden, a lounge, and others, to train “Eugene People” who pursue the key values of being proactive, creative, and reliable. Approximately 480 programs, including various training programs and events, have been carried out with 18,300 employees trained so far to realize the future talents of the company.

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