Team - 포어시스

Thalassophile(n.) a lover of the sea, someone who loves the sea, ocean.

Who we are

Jonghwa Won, CEO


Offshore Foundation and Anchor System

On/Offshore Pipeline

Soil-structure Interaction


Adjunct Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Myongji College, Seoul (2017-2018)

Research Engineer at R&D Institute, Daewoo Shipbuilding and Maritime Engineering (2012-2016)

Visiting Researcher at Centre for Offshore Foundation Systems, University of Western Australia (2014)

Ph.D, Yonsei University, Applied Mechanics

Journal reviewer, Journal of Wind Energy, Korea Wind Energy Association (2017-Present)

Core Member of committee, 2017, 2019 Korea Pipeline Conference

Core Member of committee, 2017 International Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ICSMGE)

Hyo-dong Kang, Technical Director


Basic Design of Floating structure

New product design for Offshore structure

Floating offshore structure and Drilling system

Marine production riser and Subsea pipeline system

Mooring line design and analysis


Research Engineer at DSME R&D Institute (2008-2016)

MEng, Pusan National University, Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering

Technology advisory panel, Busan Port Authority (2020 – )

Suyeol Ok, Managing Director


Strategic Planning for Engineering and Service Subcontract

Professional Engineer of Civil Engineering Execution

Professional Engineer of Construction Safety

Offshore Structure (Jetty, Jacket) Design


Hyundai Engineering and Construction (2011 ~ 2019)

MEng, Yonsei University, Applied Mechanics

Chan Joo Kim, Deputy General Manager | Coastal/Offshore Engineer


Renewable Energy – Ocean Wave Energy Converter

Hydrodynamics of Offshore Structures

Mooring System Design and Optimization

Computational Fluid Dynamics


Evergreen Life (New Zealand) Mechanical engineer (2011-2016)

Yachting developments (New Zealand) Mega yacht manufacturing technician (2007)

MEng(Hons), Australian Maritime College/University of Tasmania – Ocean Engineering (Honors)

Kyuwon Kim, Deputy General Manager | Structural Engineer


Underground Structure / Onshore Pipeline

Static and Dynamic Structure Analysis

Nonlinear Structure Analysis

Soil-Structure Interation

Coupled Thermal-Mechanical Analysis (Welding, Frost Heaving)

Multi-Physics Analysis (Frozen soil)


Ph.D, Yonsei University, Applied Mechanics

WooSeong Park, Deputy General Manager | Civil Structural Engineer


Steel and civil design of oil refinery & petrochemical plant

Nonlinear inelastic seismic analysis of structures

Fragility assessment of structures


MEng, Yonsei University, Structural Analysis

Hyundai Engineering(2011-2017)

SungMin Park,  General Manager | Offshore/Hydrodynamics Engineer


Offshore structure hydrodynamic analysis

Offshore platform mooring system design and analysis

Offshore structure design


MEng, Naval Architecture & Ocean Systems Engineering,
Korea Maritime & Ocean Univ.(2015-2016)

Zentech Engineering(2017-2019)

Soo Won Kang, Offshore/Hydrodynamics Engineer


Offshore structure Hydrodynamic analysis

Mooring system design and analysis


MEng, Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering System, KMOU

HongGoo Kang, Fluid Engineer



Turbo Machinery Design/Analysis

Renewable Energy(Wave, Wind, Hydro, Tidal)


MEng, Department of Mechanical Engineering, KMOU

BEng (Hons), Australian Maritime College/University of Tasmania, Marine and Offshore Engineering

Minsun Kim, Assistant Business Manager


BEng, Korea University, Biotechnology and bioinformatics

KyeongEun Moon, Assistant Engineer


3D Solid Modeling

Vessel Structure Modeling


(KR) Korean Register Ship&Offshore Technology Center Administrative Assistant(2016 – 2019)

BEng. Inha Technical College, Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering

EunHaSu Lee, Assistant Engineer


Data visualization using Power BI

Cloud infra contracture

Artificial Intelligence


Cloud Engineer, Brframe (2018-2020)

BEng. GyeongSang National University, Department of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering

Heesu Ji, Associate Insights Manager


BBA. Hongik University, Business Administration

Junho Park, Associate Insights Manager


BBA. Yonsei University, Business Administration

Board of Experts

Jaeyoung Lee, Technical adviser


SURF (subsea umbilical riser & flowline) designs

Offshore oil & gas field development project management


Managing director, JYL Consultant, LLC, USA (2017-present)

Sr. principal engineer, Technip USA (22 years)

Pipeline engineer, Wellstream and Pegasus, USA (5 years)

Civil engineer, Daewoo Engineering, Korea (3 years)

MS in ocean engineering from Texas A&M University, USA

Professional engineer registered in Texas, USA

Fellow ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers)

Kyu Hyuk Kyung, Technical adviser


Design and Analysis of Subsea Pipelines

Structures in all Phases of Offshore/Onshore Projects


Hyundai Engineering and Construction Co. Ltd., Seoul, Korea (2000-2001)

Protective Technology Center, State College, PA, USA (2004-2005)

Cronus Technology Inc., Houston, TX, USA (2013-Present)

MS, Civil Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, USA

MPhil, Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA

Jin Young Kang, Juridical counselor or Legal adviser

CEO at Law Firm K&O (2019 – Present)
Juris Doctor,m Dong-A University


A committee of dispute mediation at Seoul Bar Association (2016.2. – Present)

CEO at Kang Jin Young Law Firm (2018-2019)

Outside director at LIME Asset Management (2015-2017)

Corporate lawyer at MG Credit Information Service (2014-2015)