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History and Milestones

Since our inception, Keong Hong has progressed over the years from a sub-contractor to an established D&B main contractor and property developer:

Year  
1983
  • KH Construction commenced operations mainly as a sub-contractor in the construction business
1994 - 2000
  • Commenced work on a HDB development at Sengkang
  • Secured multi-million dollar projects comprising private sector projects with an aggregate contract value of more than S$336 million including 55-unit housing development of 3-storey terrace houses at Kismis Avenue and five phases of the same landed housing development at Sembawang Road and Jalan Ulu Seletar
  • Started construction of 638-unit Parc Vista and 694-unit Palm Gardens condominium development
2001 - 2007
  • Focused largely on construction of condominiums: completed the 53-unit Edgewater, the 167-unit Belvedere, the 147-unit Sunville
  • First company to introduce the environmentally friendly jack-in piling system for high rise condominium project which resulted in savings in foundation construction time and cost
  • Diversify business portfolio to include A&A works on retail buildings such as Tampines Mall Shopping Centre and commercial buildings such as factories and offices at Joo Koon Circle, Senoko Way, No. 2 Gul Avenue, Changi South Industrial Estate and fitting out works for Fuji Xerox
  • Engaged in reconstruction of Pasir Laba Army Camp and ventured into the construction of buildings in the healthcare industry such as Toa Payoh Nursing Home and Mount Alvernia extension
  • Completed first D&B project - the 51-unit The Linc condominium development
2008
  • Continued expansion into commercial buildings and D&B condominium development. Projects include main building works for Sime Darby Performance Centre comprising a six-storey motor vehicle service centre and ancillary motor vehicle showroom offices and storage, the 400-unit The Esta, the 302-unit Martin Place Residences, the 248-unit Parvis, the 330-unit 8@Woodleigh and the 414-unit The Terrasse condominium developments
  • Expanded into hotel development by securing D&B 16-storey IBIS hotel project on Bencoolen Street
  • Completed project for Singapore Institute of Management utilising a "top-down" approach method of construction to save construction time and minimise disturbance to surround structures
2009
  • Diversified into business opportunities outside of Singapore to construct a resort development at Falhumaafushi Island at Gaafu Alifu Atoll, Maldives
2011
  • Entered into a joint venture for the development of a 728-unit executive condominium in Punggol
  • Listed on the Catalist Board of the Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (the "SGX-ST")
  • Construction of Kooddoo Airport in Maldives
2012
  • Construction of Twin Waterfalls, a 728-unit executive condominium project jointly developed with Frasers Centrepoint Limited
  • Singapore SME 1000 Achievement Award for Achieving the Highest Sales Growth Crossing S$100 million
  • Upgraded to BCA A1 Grading under the category CW01 for general building
2013
  • Construction of Alexandra Central, a 19-storey hotel mixed development by Chip Eng Seng Corporation Ltd
  • Construction of J Gateway, a 738-unit condominium development by MCL Land Limited
  • Entered into three lease agreements with the Government of the Republic of Maldives for the development and operation of (i) Kooddoo Domestic Airport; (ii) a tourist hotel; and (iii) a tourist resort
  • Awarded the joint tender by the Housing Development Board the land at Punggol Central/Edgedale Plains for an executive condominium project
  • Entered into a joint venture agreement with Master Contract Services Pte Ltd and JBE Holdings Limited for the development of an executive condominium project located at Punggol Central/Edgedale Plains
  • Launched SkyPark Residences, a 506-unit executive condominium project jointly developed with JBE Holdings Limited
  • Runner-Up of the 14th SIAS Investors' Choice Award for Most Transparent Company Award 2013 under the Catalist Category