1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
   1980  
  • The Properties Division was established to develop the Group's property development and investment businesses.
  • Established Far East Cement Co Ltd, a joint venture, to import and market bulk cement from Japan.
   1981  
  • Acquired majority shares in Shui On Building Contractors Ltd (formerly known as Henry Engineering & Construction Co Ltd), which held Hong Kong Government Group ‘‘C’’ licence for public building works and specialized in Government public building projects.
  • Acquired majority shares in Lamma Rock Products Ltd which held the quarry right at Lamma Island.
   1983  
  • The Corporate Mission Statement was formulated to serve as the guiding principles for all staff members.
  • Won the biggest PSPS project, Richland Gardens, in Hong Kong.
  • Established Engineering Materials Research and Laboratories Ltd (Materialab), a materials research and testing organization serving the construction industry. (The Group sold its interests in 1991.)
   1984  
  • Shui On (China) Ltd was established to develop the Group's business in the Chinese Mainland. (The Mainland business was regrouped under the respective business divisions in 1992.)
  • Acquired majority shares in Pat Davie Ltd, one of the largest interior decoration companies in Hong Kong.
   1987  
  • Shui On Centre, the Group's headquarters in Hong Kong, was completed.
  • Construction Materials Division incorporated a new subsidiary, Instant Mortars Ltd, to develop the pre-mixed mortar and screed business.