Trainer details

FIDIC Trainer

Hoig  Kang

  Country of residence: Republic of Korea

  Citizenship: Korean


Countries with experience

Other countries with experience: Indonesia, Vietnam, Saudi Arabia, Tanzania, Kazakhstan

Global regions

  • East Asia
  • South Asia
  • Middle East
  • Central Asia
  • Sub Sahara Africa

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Trainer Professional qualifications and discipline

FIDIC International Accredited Trainer
Registered Professional Engineer of Korea in Civil Engineering and Traffic Engineering.

Construction contract experience

  • Construction Contract 2nd Ed (2017 Red Book)
  • Construction Contract, 1st Ed (1999 Red Book)

Consultancy contract experience

  • Client-Consultant Agreement (White Book), 4th Ed 2006
  • Client-Consultant Agreement (White Book), 5th Ed 2017

Specialist contract experience

  • Not applicable - none of the above

Experience with FIDIC contracts modules

  • Module 0: Professional Service Agreements
  • Module 1: Practical Use of FIDIC Conditions of Contracts (1999 Edition)
  • Module 1: Practical Use of FIDIC Conditions of Contracts (2017 Edition)

Training experience with FIDIC Business Practice modules

  • Quality management

Services offered

  • Contract Expert/specialist
  • Independent expert

Technical expertise

  • Civil Engineering - Site Investigation
  • Civil Engineering - other
  • Road and highways - Planning, Layout and Design
  • Road and highways - bridges and car parks
  • Road and highways - other
  • Claims and variations

Short summary experiences

-FIDIC International Accredited Trainer
-Ex-Chairman, FIDIC/ASPAC Executive Committee, FIDIC Membership Committee
-Vice Chairman, Cheil Engineering Co.Ltd.
-Visiting Professor, ChungBuk National University

In 50 years of engineering career, Dr. Hoig Kang's service covers Public, Private and Academic sectors in Korea as well as in abroad.
He is Vice Chairman of the Cheil Engineering Co. in Korea with 500 engineers and experts, doing consulting business at home and abroad.
He started his career at the Korea Expressway Corporation, Government-operated agency for the planning, construction and operation of arterial highways in Korea. As a Director General, he was in charge of the preparation and implementation of IBRD, ADB loan-financed projects.
Dr. Kang also served as the advisor to the Minister of Communications of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the Comprehensive Highway Development Plan for four years during 1976-1986. Dr. Kang once joined IBRD as a staff consultant for the evaluation of highway projects in Kenya, and KOEXIM Bank for the appraisal of EDCF(Economic Development Cooperation Fund) financed projects in Indonesia.

Dr. Kang has taught Quality Management Systems and Contract Conditions at the ChungBuk National University(CBNU) and Korea Professional Engineers Association(KPEA) and KENCA.
Dr. Kang also served for International Organizations such as IRF and ITS World Congress. Dr. Kang served FIDIC/ASPAC as the Chairman of the Executive Committee, and also FIDIC as the Chairman of Membership Committee.

Position and experience

Employment status: Permanent employee
Present position: Vice Chairman, Cheil Eng. Co. Ltd
Previous positions: CEO
Are you a fully FIDIC certified trainer: Yes
List the types of certification you have:

Certication No. 2011-IAT-1003 in FIDIC Quality Management Module

Are you a FIDIC interim certified trainer: No
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ITS World Congress

Panel listings

Ex-Committee Chair, Korea Construction Engineers Association
Ex-Board Executive, ITS Korea (Intelligent Transport System)
Ex-Committee Chair, Korea Engineering & Consultants Association
Ex-Board Executive, Korea Road and Transportation Association
Ex-Board Executive, Korea Society of Transportation
Member, Korea Professional Engineers Association
Member, Korea Civil Engineering Consultants Association