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  • Esprit Korea, as formerly known as Essence shipping, made a stepping stone in marine heavy lift transport business in Korean and Overseas markets more than decades ago.
  • Founded in January of 2001, the company has been transporting heavy cargoes like fully assembled RMQCs and RTCSs / Evaporate Vessels / Petrochemical Vessels / Oil Rigs. Also, we had carried out wet towing operation mainly in the area of Far East Asia / South East Asia / Middle East and West Africa.

    Especially in the area of Container Crane Transportation, we definitely have a profound know-how that whoever never reach to and never surpass in Korean Market.

    Furthermore, we have been providing all information in conjunction with heavy lift transportation companies in the world when accommodating out our clients' HHI / SHI / DHI / IHI and other various kinds of requirements such as inland transportation from discharging port to site, site erection, site works and engineering consulting.

    Our well accumulated experience on lift-on/off, roll-on/off, float-on/off and skid-on/off heavy lift operations as well as brokering & chartering for heavy lift transportation make us a pioneer in the development and operation of self-propelled deck carrier and specialist in heavy marine transportation.
YEAR MONTH CONTENT
2001 JAN ESTABLISHED ESPRIT KOREA CO.,LTD
REGISTERED AS INTERNATIONAL FORWARDING BUSINESS
2001 AUG REGISTERED AS SHIPPING AGENCY
2002 JAN BECAME OFFICIAL MEMBER OF KOREA INTERNATIONAL TRADE ASSOCIATION
2004 MAR ESTABLISHED REGIONAL OFFICE ULSAN
REGISTERED HYUNDAI HEAVY INDUSTRIES AS A PARTNER COMPANY FOR SHIPPING AND FREIGHT FORWARDING BUSINESS
2007 JAN APPOINTED AS GENERAL AGENT FOR ROLLDOCK BV., NETHERLANDS
2008 DEC RELOCATOIN OF HEAD OFFICE IN CENTUM LEADERS MARK BLDG., HAEUNDAE-GU
2010 JAN CELEBRATED 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF FOUNDING
2012   ACQUISITION OF INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR STANDARDIZATION
2013 AUG APPOINTED AS MAIN-BIZ COMPANY (MANAGEMENT + INNOVATION + BUSINESS)
2015 FEB HAS BEEN FOUND TO CONFORM TO THE OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM STANDARDS : K-OHSMS 18001:2007 / OHSAS 18001:2007
2015 MAY ASSESSED AND REGISTERED AGAINST THE PROVISIONS OF ISO 9001:2008 FOR TRANSPORTATION OF HEAVY CARGO AND PROVISION OF INTEGRATED FREIGHT SERVICES
2015 SEPT REGISTERED HYUNDAI MIPO SHIPBUILDING AS A PARTNER COMPANY FOR SHIPPING AND FREIGHT FORWARDING BUSINESS
2019 JAN ESTABLISHED ESPRIT USA INC.