History and Activities of KOCEA

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Brief History

  • Dec.

    15, 1987

    Founded Korea Construction Engineers Association(KOCEA)

  • May.

    01, 1989

    Designated as a construction technical manpower management agency by the Ministry of Construction

  • Aug.

    08, 1995

    Established as a corporate entity in accordance with Construction Technology Management Act(Article 36)

  • Jan.

    10, 1997

    Opened Busan & Gwangju Branch Offices

  • July.

    15, 1997

    Opened Daegu & Daejeon Branch Offices

  • Aug.

    15, 1999

    Opened Incheon, Suwon, Chuncheon, Cheongju, Jeonju Branch Offices and Jeju Liaison Offices

  • Sep.

    03, 2007

    Opened Changwon Branch Office

Primary Activities

Activities for basic goals

  • To maintain dignity and develop engineering ability of the Members
  • To promote welfare and rights of the Members
  • For public relations and publication of bi-monthly magazine
  • For career management and research on upgrading expertise of the Members

Activities delegated from the Government

  • To receipt career reports of construction engineers
  • To maintain the records and to issue career certificates
  • To certify the career of the Members on the request of government agencies for ??sanction, permission, registration and licence
  • To maintain the records of business suspension which were caused by false ??career reports or illegal licence rental
  • To maintain the records of business suspension which were caused by ??unprofessional negligence in design or services