About Us


KEPCO Bylong Australia (KEPCO) is the proponent and 100% owner of the Bylong Coal Project. KEPCO is a subsidiary of Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO Korea), which is responsible for the generation of 85% of South Korea's electricity for its industrial, commercial, residential, educational and agricultural customers. While KEPCO Korea is committed to further developing renewable energy technologies, high quality thermal coal is anticipated to remain a dominant source of energy whilst alternative technologies are developed.

The Bylong Coal Project is KEPCO’s first 100% equity investment in Australia. The Project is strategically important to assist in meeting KEPCO Korea’s overarching objective of securing critical energy coal resources for the people of South Korea.

Find out more about KEPCO here.


WorleyParsons is a global company with a strong presence across Australia. They have effectively delivered projects similar to the Bylong Coal Project across the globe, and have significant experience in and commitment to the delivery of projects to best practice safety, environmental and community standards.

WorleyParsons currently employs around 31,400 people globally, and in all of its projects, WorleyParsons aims to be:

  • Open and respectful
  • A trusted supplier, partner and customer
  • Collaborative in their approach to business
  • Willing to challenge and innovate
  • Proactive in developing enduring customer relationships

WorleyParsons is responsible for the delivery of the Bylong Coal Project’s exploration activities, environmental approvals and ongoing environmental monitoring. Subject to the project obtaining all necessary approvals, WorleyParsons will also manage construction activities.

WorleyParsons has the experience and capability to successfully manage the Bylong Coal Project through the next development stages.

For more information about WorleyParsons and their commitment to community and the environment, click here.