Booyong Songdo Tower [부영송도타워]

Misty (2018); The Good Wife (2016); Beating Again (2015); King of Ambition (2013); Empire of Gold (2013); Royal Family (2011)

POSCO E&C Tower [포스코E&C타워]
(2010 ~ 2017)

This is seen as the Hermia headquarters in Beating Again/Falling in Love with Soon Jung/Falling for Innocence (순정에 반하다) (JTBC, 2015) as first seen in episode 1.

This building is the Sungjin Group headquarters (성진그룹 본사로 나온다) in Empire of Gold (황금의 제국) (SBS, 2013) — first seen in episode 1 and commented as follows by Kang Ho-yeon (Park Ji-Il) who visits: “Spring comes, seeds sprout and flowers bloom. Buildings are raised and new cities are built then the wasteland will disappear.”

The building also appears as the office building of ‘JK Group’ in Royal Family (Royeol Paemilli/로열 패밀리) (MBC, 2011).

Also seen in episode 1 of Misty (미스티) (JTBC, 2018); in The Good Wife (Gut Waipeu/굿 와이프) (tvN, 2016); King of Ambition/King of the Beast/Yawang/Queen of the Night (야왕) (SBS, 2013).

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Booyong Songdo Tower or Buyeong Songdo Tower [부영송도타워], completed in 2010, is the 39-storey high (with an additional 5 below ground) headquarter building of the Booyoung Group (부영그룹), a large-scale South Korean corporate group founded in 1983 that is active in the construction, resort, media, and finance sectors. It is located in Incheon’s Songdo International Business District [Songdo IBD] (송도) in the Yeonsu District [Yeonsu-gu/연수구].

First erected as POSCO E&C Tower [포스코E&C타워 or 포스코건설 송도사무소], the building ––which faces Songdo Central Park [송도센트럴공원] and sits only a few steps away to/from The Central Park Hotel Songdo [송도센트럴파크호텔]–– was bought over by the Booyoung Group for 300 billion won in March 2017.

Address
241 Incheon Tower-daero,  Yeonsu-gu, Incheon, South Korea
인천광역시 연수구 송도동 인천타워대로 241
(송도동 36)
Geolocation: 37.392364, 126.634339

Getting here
Central Park Station [센트럴파크역], Incheon Subway Line 1, Exit 1
(1 min. walk)

— submitted by Marion KDL

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