FCO – Seoul, South Korea

To upgrade the perimeter security of The British Embassy to allow land to be handed back to the people of Seoul – South Korea.

Client

Foreign & Commonwealth Office

Sector

Government and Local Authorities

Location

Seoul, South Korea

Year

2017

Duration

7 Weeks

Overview

We were employed by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to enhance the boundary security to the British Embassy in Seoul – South Korea.

This was a high profile project which following the works will allow the road between the Embassy and Deoksugung Palace to be handed back to the people of Seoul. Seoul City have desired to enable the cultural walkway to completely circumnavigate Deoksugung Palace. There is currently a huge amount of political and public support to achieve this aim.

The works affected the rear entrance road between the Embassy and the Deoksugung Palace in the centre of Seoul.to scheme was to enhance the perimeter security to the Embassy boundary including new entrance gates, fencing and Raise and fall bollards. We employed a local contractor to complement our team, and the overall project was delivered on time and on budget.