The IPCO Group is a leading international developer, turnkey contractor and investor in oil & gas, power, transportation, water & environment and industrial infrastructure projects worldwide.
The Company was first established as IPCO Marine Ltd in Hong Kong in 1975 to undertake international engineering and construction projects.
It was incorporated on 28 May 1992 as a construction and turnkey project company, and was converted to a public company on 15 April 1993. In the same year, it was awarded Operational Headquarters (OHQ) status by the Economic Development Board of Singapore. It received ISO 9001 Certification for engineering development, project management, procurement, and construction services in 1996.
IPCO is listed on the main board of the Singapore Exchange (SGX).
It has successfully completed contracts in over 30 locations worldwide, including: Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Nigeria, Papua New Guinea, Saudi Arabia, Iran, South Africa, Uruguay and Venezuela.
In 2003 IPCO successfully transformed itself from an infrastructure development and construction company to an investment holding company with a diversified portfolio of strategic investments, in the process divesting itself of its entire stake in infrastructure development and construction subsidiary Insitu Envirotech Pte Ltd and its subsidiaries in April 2005.
IPCO’s investment portfolio comprises strategic stakes in various sectors:
- Real estate residential development in the State of Washington, USA;
- Natural gas distribution in Hubei Province, China;
- High-tech semiconductors in Singapore;
- Engineering and procurement services for the regional oil and gas industry.