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Company History:
1978 Our company was established as 'SUAN KENG ENTERPRISE CO.' with our first office at Block 5039 Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 2, #01-489, Singapore 569542. Our main activities are supply and installation of plumbing, sanitary and gas services.
1987 Besides HDB projects, we also involved in private projects. Our first major private project, '48 units of 3-storey bungalows at Chuan Terrace' was awarded to us by Hoe Huat Construction & Engineering Pte Ltd.
1988 In 1988, our government invited all category contractors to be listed as qualified contractor with the CIDB Authority. We took the challenge and registered under ME12 (Sanitary and Plumbing) with the Financial Grade, L4. We then incorporated as 'ZHENG KENG CONSTRUCTION PTE LTD' in August 1988. This new company takes over the installation services while 'SUAN KENG ENTERPRISE CO.' continues with import/export and market sales.
1989 As part of our investment plan, we formed the company’s first subsidiary, ‘SUAN KENG COLOUR CENTRE & TRADING PTE LTD’ for film developing and sale of photographic goods in Hougang HDB Estate.
1989 Our company joint ventured with 'SANITON POTTERY PTE LTD' now known as 'SANITON CERAMIC PTE LTD' for design, manufacturing and marketing of sanitary ware products for local market and export.
1991 The Government launched the Pilot Upgrading Project to the older HDB Estates. We were awarded as the Pilot Contractor to the project at Teban Garden C9 by Low Keng Huat and Kajima Overseas Joint Venture.
1993 We were awarded the first upgrading of existing 9 blocks of HDB flats under the MUP Programme at Ang Mo Kio Avenue 8 Precinct by the Joint Venture of Santarli Construction Pte Ltd and Takenaka Corpoartion. The project was successfully completed in 1995.
1995 This was the first trip away from Singapore to Genting Highlands for our company's annual function. Pasir Ris Holiday Chalets was the venue of our previous function. The years following, we have been to Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. Our appreciation and gratitude go to all our staff who have put in much efforts to build the company together.
1996 We upgraded our company's capital by half a million from financial grade L4 to L5 with the limit of $10,000,000 to tender for bigger value jobs.
1997 As our company has expanded, we decided to widen our activities by including fabrication and engineering works. Hence we changed our company's name to 'ZHENG KENG ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION PTE LTD'. We also purchased a standard type JTC factory to accommodate more staff and departments. Our new office at 20 Senoko Crescent Singapore 758274 was inaugurated in October 1997.
1998 Our company further ventured to the building construction industry and partnered with 'ACLM ENGINEERING & CONSTRUCTION PTE LTD'. In the same year, we were awarded the prestigious ISO 9002 certification by PSB in November.
2000 We were invited to participate in the Singapore SME 500 2000/2001 performance ranking organised by the DP Information Network and are ranked as one of the Singapore's top 500 companies.
2001 This year, though the building construction industry is affected by the economy slowdown, we decided to move on and upgrade the ISO 9002 certification to the new revised ISO 9000: 2000 standard.
2002 The revised ISO 9001: 2000 lst surveillance audit was successfully carried out in April.
2003 General Building is included in our scope of work and hence CW01 under C3 was approved by BCA in April.                          
2004 The Ministry of Manpower approved our company for the Approved Scaffold Contractor in May.
2005 We were awarded for the construction of covered linkways under the building scope by Pasir Ris Punggol Town Council. Further, we included Civil Engineering (CW02) – C3 in the General Building scope in March.
2006 In January, we were awarded to provide hardstanding ground, Entrance Culvert and Testing Bench at Gul Circle/Gul Way by PH Hydraulics. To increase the tender limit for the General Building scope, we upgraded the C3 category to C2 in March 2006.
2007 We are certified with the Safety Management System Certificate on Apr 2007 by BCA. In August, we were successfully audited to the WSH Risk Management Certification.
2008 Our company applied for the General Builder Licence under Class 1 as required by BCA, Building Control.
2009 We decided to integrate the upgraded version ISO 9001 : 2008 and the OHSAS 18001 : 2007 and engaged Mertz Association for the training. We obtained the certificate in August. In December, we organised a 3 days short trip to Taipei, Taiwan to reward our staff.

Our company joint-venture with Santarli Construction Pte Ltd for the Ministry of Manpower office development at Bendemeer Road.

2011 We engaged Mertz Associates to integrate the ISO Quality management, OHSAS and Environmental & Health into one system in Mar in order to stay competitive in the construction industry. In November, we organise a 3D2N short trip to Shangai , China in appreciation of all our staff.
2012 We celebrated our Annual Dinner by appointing the Organizing Committee to plan for programmes to make it more fun and exciting for our staff.
2013 This year, we invited guests to join in celebrating our annual dinner together. Our Organizing Committee has made it even more exciting this year by organizing games and lucky draws for our guests as well.

We are awarded with 2 big projects (Singapore Polytechnic and NTU) by joint venture with Santarli Construction as partners again.

We plan to reward our staff to another overseas trip in Aug 2013 to Hong Kong.