2021 in Photos: A Year of Resilience, Creativity and Unity

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Puthealin Sok

As 2021 is coming to an end, we’ve looked through our photo archive from the year to show you our favorite moment from each month. From innovating Cambodia’s steel industry to creating more people-centered homes, we hope you enjoy this recap of our journey this year to continue creating and building a better living for all.

January

New year, new products! ISI STEEL charged into 2021 by launching three new products — ISI PALM® Cool Tile, PALM TRUSS and ISI Debar — to meet the demand for better zinc roofing products, provide robust roof construction solutions and bring high-quality debar to market.

February

Super Children using SmallWorld Venture’s KOOMPI laptops! Captured here are students at Super Children Education Cambodian School (SCECS) sharpening their young minds with KOOMPI and its digital educational platform.

March

Greatness in the making. Throwback to when FUXIN was giving life to our new office building, ISI Tower. Their advanced steel structures form the backbone of our new headquarters, which is redefining the workplace in the industrial Chom Chao.

April

ISI GROUP worked with the royal government to facilitate a vaccination center at KMH Park in Chom Chao. We’re thankful to have had this opportunity to join the national effort to improve the health of our communities.

May

After two years of research, Chankiri, Urbanland’s first borey masterplan, was officially set into motion following its groundbreaking ceremony and official opening of the showrooms. Designed based on urban residents’ actual needs and aspirations, Chankiri has become the standard for borey living in Cambodia.

June

Our football club, ISI Dangkor Sen Chey FC, signed a stadium deal with Happy Football Cambodia Australia (HFCA) to allow HFCA’s Women’s and U-18 Girl’s teams to play their matches at the KMH Stadium until 2023. Photo credit: HFCA

July

July marks the advancement of Cambodia’s steel industry with the first galvanized coils produced at Galvaman, Cambodia’s first hot-dip galvanizing plant. The first of its kind in the Kingdom, Galvaman is transitioning our country towards increasing value-added production and creating a more advanced workforce, while also expanding our capabilities to create and build a better living for all.

August

Spotted here is one of our hard-working colleagues at Chungkang guiding steel beams for one of their heavy steel structures. Standing strong and unified, Chungkang continues to be a leader in Cambodia’s heavy steel building industry.

September

Cambodia’s leading music school and store, Soundskool, struck a new and enticing chord in music education with their newest branch in Toul Kork. With over 200 m² of space for their showroom and music classrooms, the new branch offers even more group classes that are engaging and affordable.

October

The leading tech company in the Kingdom turns 8 years old. Evolving from a social project, Codingate has grown to develop innovative tech solutions for Cambodia and has now has worked with over 200 clients, won 11 awards and expanded to more than 70 talented employees. Imagine what they’ll achieve in the next decade!

November

Urbanland was crowned the Best Developer in Cambodia among six other awards at the 2021 PropertyGuru Cambodia Property Awards on 13th November, the national round of the region's largest and most respected real estate award program.

December

Our new home, ISI Tower, stands tall amidst the bustling Chom Chao District. Design-driven and people-focused, ISI Tower is a part of our KMH Park masterplan that includes a community mall, light-filled shophouses, a football field and a lush leisure park. With these developments, Chom Chao will see new social, economic and environmental benefits for years to come.

Thank you to everyone who has helped make our 2021 a year full of resilience, creativity and unity. Here’s to creating and building even more together in 2022.