Spring Blossom Paths in Seoul

https://korean-machinery.com///inquirySpring Blossom Paths in Seoul

With the arrival of spring come beautiful blooming flowers, including cherry blossoms, forsythias, and azaleas. Even in Seoul, a large city filled with skyscrapers and cars, there are places to enjoy the sight and scent of spring blossoms. If you are eager to discover a different side of Seoul, visit some of the following parks to be greeted by blossoming spring flowers.

Seoul’s Central Park, Seoul Forest

Recognized as one of Seoul’s premium city parks, a magnificent sight of giant cherry blossom trees can be found at Seoul Forest. Visitors to the park are welcome to enjoy a light walk or a picnic under the gently fluttering cherry blossoms. Don’t miss your chance to see deer and observe butterflies at the Ecological Forest while at the park.

Cheerfully colorful, Children’s Grand Park

Starting from the entrance, Children’s Grand Park is filled with blossoms of all kinds, from deep pink azaleas to tulips of all shades. The park is one of the most stunning parks during springtime when the large cherry blossom trees are in full bloom. In addition, other attractions such as the zoo and the botanical garden found within the park offer more to see, making the park a perfect picnic spot. Snacks for sale can be found at every corner and full meals are also available at the park’s cafeteria.

Straight out of a fairy tale, Seokchonhosu Lake

Every spring, Seokchonhosu Lake boasts a splendid view of approximately 300,000 cherry blossoms and wild flowers in bloom. In particular, the sight of Lotte World appearing to float in the middle of Seokchonhosu Lake creates a fairy tale-like picture. The annual Seokchonhosu Lake Cherry Blossom Festival is also held here, offering various events and programs for visitors to enjoy.

Closest to the sky, Haneul Park in World Cup Park

Haneul Park, located within World Cup Park, offers amazing views of the city as well as beautiful flowers and interesting sculptures. Man-made structures and facilities are limited within the park, as it was formed as a restoration project to preserve the ecological environment. Visitors are recommended to prepare a few drinks and snacks in advance before visiting. Colonies of forsythias can be found along both sides of the trekking paths, creating the mood to enjoy spring to its fullest.

A romantic getaway, Noeul Park in World Cup Park

Noeul Park offers a pleasant sight of forsythias and royal azaleas in early spring and changes its colors to lovely shades of purple around May to June when the irises are in bloom. In addition, the metasequoia tree-lined path is often sought-out by couples as the trees that stretch down both sides of the walking path create a romantic mood perfect for a relaxing stroll. The park is also famous for its sunset view, with many visitors coming in the late afternoon hours.

Peaceful flowers, Seoul National Cemetery

The cherry blossoms cultivated at Seoul National Cemetery resemble willow trees with their branches hanging down towards the ground as they age, giving one an image of a waterfall of flowing flowers. Although Seoul National Cemetery is popular for its fascinating cherry blossoms, other spring blossoms such as forsythias and fringe trees serve as welcoming sights. In addition, the annual Seoul National Cemetery Spring Blossom Event is held every April, offering various entertaining and educational programs.

A pleasant walking path, Samcheong Park

Located in the center of Seoul, Samcheong Park is well-loved by the local community due to its convenient location and various facilities nearby, including cultural centers and restaurants. Thanks to the scenic view the walking trail offers, many visitors are drawn to the park to enjoy the sight of cherry blossoms and forsythia flowers, as well as the refreshing spring atmosphere. After taking in the beautiful blossoms, stop by Samcheong-dong Café Street!

Representative attraction of Seoul, Cheonggyecheon Stream

Located at the center of Seoul, Cheonggyecheon Stream is a top tourist attraction that serves as a relaxing space for both nearby office workers and tourists. Sansuyu (cornus fruit) flowers, canola flowers, and plum blossoms welcome spring as they bloom along the 11 kilometer-long stream, while a line of white fringe tree flowers offer an excellent sight by decorating both sides of the nearby walking path.


* This column was last updated in February 2019, and therefore information may differ from what is presented here. We advise you to check details before visiting.

The above article is courtesy of VisitKorea, the official website of the Korea Tourism Organization (www.visitkorea.or.kr)


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Hydraulic Attachment

https://korean-machinery.com///inquiry[INQ. NO. 1912M46] DAEMO Engineering Co., Ltd., meaning ‘an upright example,’ is a hydraulic attachment company representing Korea with constant research on products and a thorough product quality management system. DAEMO Engineering is also a global company that manufactures and sells attachments with the best performance, necessary in quarries, mines, construction sites, resources recycling sites and public enterprises, and exports to about 60 countries around the world. DAEMO Engineering participated in BAUMA China held in Shanghai, China from November 27 to November 30, 2018 with the biggest booth in the Korean Pavilion.

Alicon Breaker
It is the representative premium breaker brand of DAEMO Engineering Co., Ltd. It is lighter and has a higher striking power than previous products. It also improves the durability of the entire breaker by newly designing and improving not only its main components but also its subsidiary components. Due to this, the overall maintenance costs are reduced significantly. It has excellent structural rigidity because a through bolt is heat-treated before being assembled autonomously. It also has an extremely low failure rate because it goes through a 2-step cleaning process and a lot test before assembly.
Auto grease replaces regular grease refill work to maximize efficiency under any working environment and a low-noise function which will resolve difficulties of midtown construction can be added. It can be also manufactured to attach various forms of brackets that customers want so it can be easily applied to different working environments, working angles and devices.
Furthermore, it provides the highest level of efficiency through an anti-blank fire system that can protect the entire durability of its internal components and the breaker by stopping the blow at a point that a chisel cannot strike properly, and a 2-step stroke valve (TPC) that can control a strike to a desirable speed depending on the workload.

It is the recycling scrap attachment of DAEMO Engineering Co., Ltd., representing Korea. They have a wide range of product line-up to satisfy the needs of various customers. DAEMO Engineering is also manufacturing two types of products, a guide type and a non-guide type, to have the best productivity under any working environment.
Having higher crushing strength than other companies is a great advantage of this product group. To secure not only power but also work stability and durability, Hardox 400 with strong wear resistance and Hardox HiTuf materials with improved tensile strength are used for blades.
Moreover, as a speed-up valve which has a wide opening width and a fast open-and-shut speed is built in so it displays great productivity when treating large H-beams, I-beams and scrapped ships, each part of the cutter can be compatible, maintenance costs can be reduced, and can be easily replaced.

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Premium PVC Hoses

https://korean-machinery.com///inquiry[INQ. NO. 1912M45] Sejong Flex has since 1982 grown into a company with the highest competitiveness and specializing in manufacturing PVC hoses based on its technology and experience accumulated over a long period of time.
The company’s skilled engineers produce the Sejong Flex’s PVC hoses, so the quality of all of its products is fully assured. Customer satisfaction is the first priority, as the quality PVC hoses are supplied at reasonable prices at the right time.
Sejong Flex is a company developing day by day with dedicated staffs and customers’ loyal support and will devote itself to moving forward even more energetically. Sejong Flex always listens to the opinions of the customers using Sejong Flex’s products and will realize mutual growth with customers.
Currently, Sejong Flex exports to more than 50 countries with perfect PVC hose production backed up by constant R&D, and the ongoing training of production staffs.
Customer satisfaction and trust are the first priority of the company. Sejong Flex understands that mutual growth with customers can be realized by supplying quality PVC hoses at reasonable prices at the right time through investment in the state-of-the-art facilities and the optimized control of production.

Various Kinds of Premium PVC Hoses
Various kinds of Sejong Flex’s premium PVC hoses use 100% original PVC raw material from LG Chem, Hanwha Korea. The premium PVC hoses are: high pressure spray hose; high pressure air hose; twin hose; lay flat hose; spring hose; grit hose; clear braided hose; garden hose; duct hose; heavy duty suction hose; standard duty suction hose; heavy duty clear suction hose; drain hose; and clear hose.

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Transmission & Transaxle for Fork Lifts

https://korean-machinery.com///inquiry[INQ. NO. 1912M44] A transmission and a transaxle are key components of a forklift.
Kum A Powertech’s products use the power of an engine to operate a forklift.
It is possible to easily control and maintain them with high power and transmission oil only without gear oil.
Kum A Powertech Inc. reduced their sizes and made then more convenient to maintain by taking into account the forklifts’ working environments which are usually narrow places.
The technology-intensive products are exported to Jungheinrich, Germany. From 2019, Kum A have been supplied to Doosan forklifts.

Piston Pumps
Piston pumps mounted on heavy machinery such as excavators are a source of power to generate hydraulic pressure, enabling heavy machinery to work.
Kum-A Powertech’s piston pumps are currently exported to China, Turkey and Indonesia. They create hydraulic oil pressure by using some power from the engines. Therefore, the company can make good-quality products at lesser costs.
Gear pumps
Gear pumps for agricultural machinery such as tractors and rice planting machines and combines work in the same way.
Kum-A Powertech with an advantage over its competitors in terms of price and quality is currently supplying gear pumps to satisfy customers through Daedong Industrial, a Korean company.
Kum A Powertech Inc. manufactures and exports transmissions and axles for forklifts, piston pumps for excavators, and gear pumps for agricultural machinery. Currently, the company is globally building its reputation by exporting products to Germany, China, Indonesia, India, Turkey, and the UK.
Globally active Kum A Powertech’s strength lies in its original technology and differentiated expertise in areas ranging from design to production.

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Metal Raw Materials (Bar/Rod, Strip/Coil, Wire)

https://korean-machinery.com///inquiry[INQ. NO. 1912M43] Elyon Industry Co., Ltd., established in 2007, is a professional exporter of metal materials.
The company is now exporting to 250 corporate customers in about 30 countries with the vision of securing 300 corporate customers by 2020 and the mission of becoming a stepping stone connecting its customers and their end clients.
Elyon is putting the 3P Principle (Proactive, Prompt, and Precise) into practice, which reflects its own principle to think and move quickly and accurately to satisfy customers.
In addition to the headquarters in Korea, Elyon Industry has a branch in Germany and agents in Thailand and Vietnam. By continuously developing the overseas markets, the company has posted 7.8 billion won in sales in 2018.
The company has three major business divisions. First, the Raw Material Business Division zeroes in on bars/rods, strips/coils and wires made of copper, copper alloy, stainless steel and carbon steel. The products go mainly into electrical and electronic parts and automotive parts.
Second, the Oil & Gas Business Division specializes in parts for heat exchangers and pressure vessels.
Third, the Construction Material Business Division, a new division, deals in exterior materials for buildings such as color coated stainless steel sheets and handrails.
Lastly, as part of its future business, Elyon has recently launched new product lines including metal powder, rare metallurgy products, ceramics & coating, and high performance alloy products such as inconel, hastelloy, and monel.
Especially for metal powder, its available materials include Magnesium, Tungsten, Molybdenum, Tantalum and other special metals.

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Construction Equipment for Concrete Movement and Pumping

https://korean-machinery.com///inquiry[INQ. NO. 1912M42] Established in 1996, Samil Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. has specialized in manufacturing and delivering construction equipment domestically and to overseas markets. It has grown into a leading company in the field, overcoming the 1997 financial crisis.
Long years of accumulated steady reliability and attention from its customers make it possible for the company to continuously improve its presence and performance in the market.
Samil Heavy Industries manufactures various kinds of construction equipment for concrete movement and pumping such as truck-mounted boom pumps, towed-type trailer pumps, placing booms for high-story operations, and mix truck for transporting concrete.
The pump for concrete pumping operates machinery by using oil pressure. There are three ways of operations by oil pressure to operate equipment with each advantage and disadvantage point.
Most companies manufacturing concrete pumps possess technology that enables manufacturing of only one system among three operating systems, but Samil Heavy Industries obtained technologies for manufacturing all three operating systems. Thus, Samil Heavy Industries has technologies that make it possible for it to fully supply the exact system each customer wants.
Samil Heavy Industries has been professionally manufacturing concrete pumps over the past 20 years.
And the company has recently started manufacturing highly competitive concrete mix trucks, both in terms of quality and price.
Samil Heavy Industries has since 2001 been exporting concrete pumps to 23 countries including those in Africa and the EU, as well as Australia, Canada, Russia, Vietnam, Brazil, etc. and provided its parts to 31 nations.
Only four companies including Samil Heavy Industries among 13 domestic companies manufacturing concrete pumps in South Korea currently can manufacture boom manufacturing (boiling making for steel structure) with 100 percent own technologies.
Samil Heavy Industries is the only company that has experience of exporting technology for the related products in the domestic industry circle (GCL, India).
Samil Heavy Industries is preparing to invest in diverse infrastructure (human resources, materials, capital, etc.) in order to develop the technology of 3D printer concrete pumps, and eagerly seeks to develop high-quality parts using special materials as well.

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Facilities used in Cement Plants, Steel Mills and Forge Shops

https://korean-machinery.com///inquiry[INQ. NO. 1912M41] Kolyu Precision, established in 2002, is an enterprise manufacturing and repairing the facilities used in cement plants, steel-making mills and forge shops. Kolyu Precision manufacture support rollers, polycom rollers, hammer crushers, front walls, roller bodies, etc., which are the facilities for pulverization of limestone and production of cement products. Products are made to order and can also be repaired.
Kolyu Precision provide products and repair services to such companies as Lafarge Cement and Holcim Cement of Malaysia and Indonesia, TASEK of Malaysia, etc. and also has entered the markets of Thailand and Vietnam to supply cylinder heads, tie rods, shafts, etc.
The segment for producing bloom of the steel-making facilities requires proper cooling and pulling force as it generates high stress. Particularly, the product of Kolyu Precision is designed for easy roll exchanging and fueling as it has fewer deformations due to sufficient cooling function and also has large pulling force, thereby helping enhance the productivity. We manufacture fixed sectors, pinch rolls, oscillating frames, molds, etc.
Kolyu Precision is also producing the main cylinder of the 3,000-ton and 5,000-ton hydraulic forging press for forging shops. In addition, based on its rich experience and technology, the company produces a standardized, economical and lightweight industrial reducer (Gear Box).
The vacuum booster pump realizes the function of vacuum, self-priming and pressurization using the rotary piston pump that sucks and compresses by a rotating triangular rotor and it has been developed by Kolyu Precision and the Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute. This product has such advantages as discharging liquid quickly and easily and enhancing the pump efficiency due to less friction loss.
Kolyu Precision has a system covering the range from design to production based on its belief that “Quality is productivity.” Achieving competitiveness at reasonable prices, delivery and quality based on excellent technological prowess, Kolyu Precision exports its products to the markets of Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam.
Since 2017, Kolyu Precision has developed a high-performance pump in collaboration with the Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute and is producing pumps with vacuum & self-priming & booster with maximum functionality.
In order to enhance its its core competencies through active and creative management and grow into an enterprise that is full of love and gratitude along with our customers, all of its employees are constantly striving to create new technologies.

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Inverter Chiller Series

https://korean-machinery.com///inquiry[INQ. NO. 1912M40] Hyundai ENG Co., Ltd. developed and is selling inverter chillers with a BLDC inverter for the first time in Korea. The inverter chillers can reduce energy consumption by up to 30 percent.
Many companies tried to commercialize inverter chillers but failed. But Hyundai ENG succeeded in their commercialization.
Although inverter chillers were already developed and commercialized in Japan a long time ago, their high prices have limited their wider use in industrial fields. But Hyundai ENG’s inverter chillers are of high quality and cheaper than those of Japan.
Therefore, they have a bright future as there is high demand for them in industrial fields where it is needed to save energy.

Furthermore, Hyundai ENG developed inverter laser chillers additionally. They are being supplied to welding lines of luxury car factories.
Inverter chillers have many features such as:
Thanks to intelligent controllers and PID control, they can stay at ±0.1°C under a stable load. BLDC inverter compressors, condenser fan motors and electronic expansion valves are innovative solutions for chillers’ energy saving.
They maximize energy efficiency by controlling the amount of refrigerants and compression by immediately responding to maximum and minimum cooling loads.
A high-efficiency BLDC fan motor boosts energy efficiency and improves surrounding environments by maintaining constant condensation pressures and stabilizing cycles.
Hyundai ENG’s auto inverter chillers can reduce energy consumption by more than 30% compared to constant-speed chillers with a variable frequency control.
Established in 1973, Hyundai ENG holds various patents and certificates about chillers. The company has positioned itself as a leader in the chiller industry in recognition of its technological prowess.
Hyundai ENG actively participates in industrial exhibitions and has a history of exporting chillers to the U.S.A, Japan, Vietnam, East Asian areas, the Middle East, China and Russia. Hyundai ENG is trying to make its brand well recognized in the world market.

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SANVAC®, the Thermoforming Vacuum Packaging Machine

https://korean-machinery.com///inquiry[INQ. NO. 1912M39] Since the establishment in 1984, KOMAS had specialized in industrial packaging peripherals and later, became the first and best manufacturer of industrial thermoforming vacuum packaging machine in KOREA.
SANVAC®, the brand name, is the manifestation of their principle, “Our machines for reliable and durable performance”. The 2003 prototype is still performing at the unchanged efficiency and will be. The reliance comes from pragmatic design, strong frame of qualified stainless steel from Posco., high-end partial parts inside and assembly by skillful technicians.
Quality is already verified for decades in KOREA.
Komas Co. Ltd. has been grown up with Korea-representative food-processors like CJ Cheiljedang, Dongwon F&B, Hansung Enterprise, Harim, Sajo Daerim, etc. Reorders are increasing with the confidence from their real experience.
Their machine, SANVAC® is more than ordinary, in performance, durability and optional functions.
Komas Co. Ltd. customizes the machine in size, functional option and capacity according to buyer’s requirements. To take an example, buyers can choose between ‘flexible packaging’ with controllable vacuum degree for operators to select on touch screen and ‘rigid packaging’, capable of 1000 micron of PET or PP film.
Buyers can also require non-solid phase inside the seal on any type between ‘flexible’ or ‘rigid’. For example, Komas Co. Ltd can customize ‘Modified Atmosphere Packaging’ and/or ‘Liquid Packaging system’ for wet or liquid-preserving products to seal.
Komas Co. Ltd. has its own developed labeling machine to combine on the main to offer you one-stop solution of packaging and labeling system in your factory. With one order to place on one manufacturer, buyers are free from compatibility or warranty trouble between packaging and labeling system in the production line.
Think Twice, Komas Co. Ltd. is there for your one-stop solution of internal packaging.

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Valves & Strainers

https://korean-machinery.com///inquiry[INQ. NO. 1912M38] LB&PCK Co., Ltd. has been supplying valves and strainers, pipes and fittings related to oil & gas, petrochemical, power plants and shipbuilding industries since 2007. The company actively keeps itself updated on new product developments and ideas across different markets and is recommended to advance customers’ project-cost effectiveness.

LB&PCK’s forged and casting valves meet international standards such as ANSI, DIN, API 6D and ASME B16.34.
They reliably control the flow of fluid in tough environments such as oil & gas, petrochemical, water treatment, mining and shipbuilding industries, maintaining a safe plant environment and extending service life. LB&PCK has supplied from the smallest size valves from ½” (DN15) up to 80” (DN2000) with pressure class ASME Class 150 ~ 2500. It provides various materials for valves for example casting steel, stainless steel, alloy steel, duplex steel and bronze with special service such as cryogenic based on required specifications.

Strainers are devices which arrest these solids in flowing liquids or gases, and protect equipment from their harmful effects, thus reducing downtime and maintenance.
First, the company has simplex basket strainers, duplex basket strainers and Y-strainers for industrial strainers. Strainers are used to protect valuable or sensitive equipment in systems that are meant to be shut down temporarily.
They meet the international standards, ANSI and DIN, and are qualified for the use of the product design, achieving EN 10204 3.1 or 3.2 performance. T-strainer for angle flow type is installed at 90 degrees. The cylindrical element housed in the body can be taken out to the horizontal center line by removing the cover.

Fittings and Pipes

LB&PCK Co., Ltd. utilizes both the spiral weld and rolled and welded methods of manufacturing for large diameter double-submerged arc-welded pipes. The spiral weld pipe is manufactured in sizes of 12-inch through 156-inch OD and wall thickness of 0.105-inch through 1.00-inch.
LB&PCK Co., Ltd. is one of the world’s leading companies manufacturing butt weld pipe fitting for oil & gas, chemical & petrochemical, power plant and shipbuilding businesses.

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