Brief History

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2017

August
  • Selected as IP Star Business(Excellent intellctual property business) Company by KIPA(Korea Invention Promotion Association).

2016

May
  • Acquisition of Patent in Button method water intake cork with lever-less.
March
  • Certificate of Design Registration for Bidet ”Bobslei” in Patent Office.
January
  • Certificate of Designation by Public Procurement Service.

2015

December
  • Selected as a Promising Environmental Enterprise by the Gyeonggi Provincial Government.
November
  • Patent of A bottle cap assembly.
  • Patent of Front door type for bottled water dispenser.
  • Participate in Aquatech Amsterdam 2015.
September
  • Certificate of the export leaders support project of International Organizations Procurement Service (2015).
  • Certificate as Management innovation Enterprise.
  • Participate in K- Consumer Trend Market in Japan.
  • Participate in 2015 Korea Eco-expo.
July
  • Selected as Environmental Industry & Technology Institute 2015 founded and commercialization support program targets Enterprise.
  • Acquisition Japan PES certification of Filler of Bottled Water.
June
  • Registration of the trademark of “EOS” air purifier brand in the Patent Office.
March
  • Selected as Excellence Environmental Enterprise export-oriented support programs from Environment Industry Association.(Green Expo 100)

2014

December
  • Registration of the trademark of “bobslei” brand in the Patent Office.
September
  • Participated HOMI MILANO 2014 in Italy.
July
  • Participated in BONO FERIA 2014, Guatemala.
  • Selected the leading company for Procurement of US defense industry by KOTRA.
May
  • Acquired the patent of Non-powered self priming and pressurizing pump assembly for the portable RO water purification equipment.
  • Korea-Mongolia Best Goods EXPO 2014.
March
  • Participated in 2014 Hong Kong Houseware Fair.
  • Patent of portable non-powered water purification system for various uses.
February
  • Establishment of Hyundai Wacotec’s Foreign branch in Guatemala.
  • Certificate of Design Registration for WACO Series.
  • Certificate of utility model registration for portable rechargeable R.O water purification equipment.
  • Certificate of utility model registration for portable water purifier.
January
  • Certificate of Design Registration for Portable Water Purifier.

2013

November
  • Registration of the trademark of “Naturife” brand in the Patent Office.
  • Attendance of KOREA Design-Brand Expo 2013 in Paris, France.
October
  • Participated in 2013 G-FAIR KOREA.
August
  • Participated in Istanbul, KOREA Expo.
May
  • Acquisition of the Patent for Invention of Water Purification System by Non-powered Pressurizing Device.
  • Participated in 2013 Entech Hanoi Exhibition.
  • Participated in 2013 G-FAIR Mumbai.
April
  • Established the second factory of Hyundai Wacortec in Seoul.
  • Participated in HONG KONG Houseware Fair.
February
  • Certificate of the enterprise auxiliary institute by Ministry of Commerce.
January
  • Selected as the Hi-Seoul Brand.(The Excellent Company Brand of Seoul from Seoul Metropolitan Government)

2012

December
  • Participation of G-FAIR sponsored by Gyounggi-Do in Indonesia.
November
  • Participated in KOREAN EXPO 2012, YANGON Exhibition (KOTRA)
  • Application of Registration of Designs for Water purifiers.
  • Registration of the trademark of “WACO” brand in the Patent Office.
  • Participation at 2012 Pollutec Lyon Exhibition.
October
  • Application of Utility Model for Portable Hollow Fiber Filter.
  • Selected as a Global Brand Firm by KOTRA .
  • Participated in KOREA, 2012 DEFENSE Exhibition.
September
  • Selected as a Promising Enterprise by the Gyeonggi Provincial Government.
  • Patent Application (Non-powered self priming and pressurizing pump assembly)
  • Application of Utility Model for Portable Rechargeable Reverse Osmosis Water Purification Device.
  • Application of Design patent of Handle of Portable Water Purification Device.
August
  • Application to Register as United Nations and Unicef vendor.
  • Patent Application (Water Purification System by Non-powered Pressure Device)
July
  • Participated in 2012 Entech Singapore Exhibition.
June
  • Selected as a firm for export leaders support project of International Organizations Procurement Service by KOTRA.
May
  • Selected as a firm for export support project of national defense compromise commerce by Korean government.
  • Selected as a firm for FTA export leader by KOTRA (Korea Trade Promotion Corporation)
  • Entered into cooperation with KOTRA LA as Overseas branch.
  • Participated in 2012 Entech Hanoi Exhibition, Vietnam.
April
  • Acquisition of a New Design for Practical Use of POU SIS (20-0460122)
  • Participated in Fukuoka, KOREA-JAPAN Venture Fair

2011

September
  • Development of Water Vending Machine and export.
July
  • Selected as support providers for Overseas expansion by Environment-related government agencies.
May
  • Singed a contract and provided Reverse Osmosis water treatment systems to Mexico.
March
  • Acquisition of the Patent for Invention of Leak Detector.
January
  • Entered into cooperation with KOTRA JAPAN FUKUOKA as Overseas branch / Application of "WACO" Brand.

2010

June
  • Selected as Promising Export Firm by Seoul Businee Agency.
May
  • KOTRA seal of Excellence Adwarded company.
April
  • Innovation Business Association Recognized by Korea Geverment.
  • Selected and Awarded Good Corporate Sector in opening up overseas markets by Seoul Business Agency.
  • Media interviews as the most successful online exporter.
March
  • Organized Global Networks in over 30 countries.
Febrary
  • Acquistion of Competitive Bid Qualification in Public Procurement Service.
January
  • Patent Application (Leak Detector) / Registered Energy Star Partnership in USA.

2009

December
  • The utility model application by silver & copper ion sterilizer.
October
  • Participate in Rumania Exhibition. (KOTRA)
June
  • Registered trade producers in NATO Defense Agency.
April
  • Participated in Panama Exhibition (KOTRA) / Acquisition of PSE mark for Water Purifier in Japan.
March
  • Establishment and Permission for R & D department by Ministry of Commerce.
Febrary
  • Movement of production lines to Pocheon, Kyounggi-Do, Korea.
January
  • “2nd” a successful installation of Industrial water purifier bid in ecology of Azerbaijan.(52 unit)

2008

June
  • Selected as Promising Export Firm by Korea international trade association.
April
  • A successful of Industrial water purifier bid in ecology of Azerbaijan.(50 unit)
March
  • Designated as a promising company for exporting by Seoul City.
February
  • Acquisition of ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certificate.

2007

March
  • Participate in AQUATEC in Las Vegas with sponsorship.(WQA)

2006

November
  • Acquisition of CB mark for Water purifier system.
September
  • Development of ion sterilizer.(SIS)
June
  • Acquisition of W Safety Mark in Australia.
March
  • Participate in Miami AQUATEC.(WQA)

2004

May
  • Establishment of Hyundai Wacortec / Acquisition of Patent in Bidet nozzle(20-2004-0021875)

2017

August

글로벌 IP Star 기업 선정(한국발명진흥회).

2016

May
"매립형 냉온수기용 콕 조립체" 부문 실용신안 획득(특허청).
March
"비데(bobslei)" 디자인등록(특허청).
January

해외조달시장 진출기업(G-PASS기업) 지정(조달청).

2015

December

경기도 유망환경기업 선정.

November

"정립식 생수통의 캡 어셈블리" 특허등록(특허청).

"생수통 정립식 냉온수기의 전면도어 구조" 특허등록(특허청).

암스테르담 수처리 박람회(Aquatech Amsterdam 2015)참가.

September

KOTRA 글로벌조달 선도기업 선정(P300프로젝트).

경영혁신형 중소기업 선정(MAIN-BIZ), 중소기업청.

일본 도쿄 한일경제교류대전(K-Consumer Trend Market) 참가.

2015 대한민국 친환경 대전 참가.

July
환경산업기술원 2015 창업 및 사업화 지원사업 대상기업 선정. 생수충진기 일본 PSE 인증 획득.
June
"EOS" 공기청정기 브랜드 등록(특허청).
March

환경산업협회 우수환경기업 해외수출기업화 지원사업 대상기업 선정(그린엑스포100).

2014

December

"bobslei" 브랜드 상표등록(특허청).

September

2014 이탈리아 HOMI MILANO 전시회 참가.

July

과테말라 BONO FERIA 2014 전시회 참가.

KOTRA 미국방산정부조달 육성 선도기업 선정(워싱턴).

May

휴대용 수동식 흡입 및 가압펌프 어셈블리 발명특허 획득(특허청).

몽골 엑스포 2014 참가.

March

2014 Hong Kong Houseware Fair 참가.

무전원 방식의 다용도 휴대용 정수장치 발명특허 획득(특허청).

February

(주)현대와코텍 과테말라 해외법인 설립.

"휴대용 충전식 역삼투압 정수장치" 부문 실용신안 획득.

"휴대용 중공사막필터저웃기" 부문 실용신안 획득.

"정수기(WACO Series)" 디자인 등록(특허청).

January

"휴대용 정수기" 디자인 등록(특허청).

2013

November

"Naturife" 브랜드 상표등록(특허청).

2013 파리 루브르 한국디자인전 참가.

October

2013 G-FAIR KOREA 전시회 참가.

August

2013 KOREA EXPO 이스탄불 전시회 참가.

May

무전원가압장치를 이용한 정수장치 발명특허 획득(특허청).

환경산업기술원 Entech Hanoi 전시회 참가.

G-FAIR 인도 뭄바이 전시회 참가.

April

서울 제2공장 등록.

2013 홍콩 House ware 전시회 참가.

February

산업자원부 "기업부설연구소" 인가 획득.

January

서울시 우수기업 브랜드(Hi-Seoul Brand)선정.

2012

December

경기도 주관 G-FAIR 인도네시아 전시회 참가.

November

KOTRA(대한무역투자진흥공사)주관 2012 양곤 세계일류한국 상품전 참가.

의장등록 출원(정수기).

"WACO" 브랜드 상표등록(특허청).

환경기술원 2012 Pollutec 프랑스 리옹 환경산업 전시회 참가.

October

실용신안출원(휴대용 중공사막 필터 정수기).

KOTRA(대한무역투자진흥공사)글로벌 브랜드 기업 선정.

2012 벤처 국방마트 전시회 참가.

September

경기도 유망중소기업 선정(당사 포천공장).

특허출원(휴대용 수동식 흡입 및 가압펌프 어셈블리).

실용신안출원(휴대용 충전식 역삼투압 정수장치).

디자인 출원(휴대용 정수기 핸들).

August

유엔 국제조달기구(UNPD)와 유니세프(Unicef) 벤더등록 완료.

특허출원(무전원 가압장치를 이용한 정수장치).

July

KOTRA(대한무역투자진흥공사) 국제기구조달 선도기업 육성사업 대상기업으로 선정.

May
중소기업진흥공단 국방절충교역 수출지원사업 대상기업으로 선정. KOTRA(대한무역투자진흥공사) 한미 FTA 활용 수출선도기업 육성사업 대상기업으로 선정. KOTRA LA 지사와 해외지사 계약 체결. 환경산업기술원 Entech Hanoi 전시회 참가.
April

정수기용 이온발생살균장치 부문 실용신안 획득.

한/일 벤처 전시회 참가.

2011

September

Water Vending Machine 개발 및 수출개시.

July

환경산업기술원으로부터 해외진출 지원업체 선정.

May

멕시코 역삼투압 수처리 시스템 수출계약 및 납품이행.

March

누수차단기 발명특허 획득.

January

KOTRA JAPAN FUKOKA와 해외지사 협력체결.

상표출원 "WACO".

2010

June

서울지방중소기업청(SMBA) 수출유망중소기업 선정.

May

KOTRA(대한무역투자진흥공사) 보증브랜드 기업 선정.

April

중소기업청 기술혁신형 중소기업(INNO-BIZ) 선정.

서울산업통상진흥원 해외시장 개척부문 우수기업 선정 및 수상.

조선닷컴 미디어 취재진 인터뷰(온라인 수출기업 성공사례).

March

세계 30개국에 해외 대리점망 구축.

Febrary

조달청 경쟁입찰참가 자격 획득.

January

누수감지기 특허출원.

미국 ENERGY STAR Partnership 가입.

2009

December

은동이온 발생장치 실용신안 출원.

October

루마니아 전시회 참가.

June

NATO 방위산업청 거래생산자 등록.

April

Panama 전시회 참가.

냉온정수기 일본 PSE 마크 획득

March

R&D 연구전담부서 설립 및 산업자원부 인가 획득.

Febrary

경기도 포천으로 공장 이전.

January

아제르바이잔 환경부로부터 역삼투압 정수장비 52기 수주 및 설치.

2008

June

중소기업청 수출유망중소기업 선정.

April

아제르바이잔 환경부로부터 역삼투압 정수장비 50기 수주.

March

서울시 우수인터넷 수출기업으로 3년 연속 선발.

February

ISO 9001, ISO 14001 인증 획득.

2007

March

USA WQA Las Vegas 전시회 Sponsorship 참가.

2006

November

냉온정수기 CB마크 획득.

September
은이온(Ag) 살균기 개발.
June
호주 W safety mark 획득.
March

USA Water Quality Association(WQA) Miami 전시회 참가.

2004

May

비데 노즐 부문 실용신안 획득.

(주)현대와코텍 설립.