KCP Heavy Industries, located in the Gyeongsangnam-do province of South Korea, is a leading Korean manufacturer of concrete pump trucks, sewer cleaning trucks and custom industrial vehicles. The company produces truck-mounted concrete pumps for brands like Scania, Volvo, Mercedes-Benz and MAN, among others.
KCP is the first company in the world to manufacture concrete boom pumps in Strenx® 1100
, a point of pride for the company. Strenx®
1100 structural steel has a minimum yield strength of 1100 MPa for stronger and lighter booms, cranes and other structures. KCP used Strenx® 1100 MC
1100 E in one of their concrete pump truck models destined for the overseas market, and cut the weight by roughly 600-700 kg (1,323–1,543 lbs.) compared with their existing model.