Wind Energy – Korea
Korea Floating Wind (KF Wind) has appointed Jang-ho Park as the new Project Director to support the continued development of the floating offshore wind farm project off the coast of Ulsan.
With more than 40 years of experience, Jang-ho Park has been recognized for his expertise and leadership in various fields including construction, heavy industry, and renewable energy.
He served as executive vice president of the offshore and engineering division at Hyundai Heavy Industries and senior executive vice president at Sejin Heavy Industries.
Park has a deep knowledge of the offshore wind project as he has served as a senior advisor to KF Wind since 2021. Park successfully led the planning of floating foundation manufacturing, turbine integration, mooring, and offshore installation, and has contributed to KF Wind’s continued growth.
His vast experience and expertise in marine structure manufacturing and offshore installation, and his close network with domestic supply chain companies will play a vital role in the progression of the project and the realization of what will be the first large-scale commercial floating wind development in the world.