CGC Overseas Construction Group
|Parent||Sinopec Star Petroleum Co., Ltd.|
CGC Overseas Construction Group (abbreviated as CGCOC) is a Chinese construction company that ranks among the 100 largest contractors based on international projects according to the annual Engineering News Record ranking.
The largest shareholders in order of shareholding are Sinopec Star Petroleum, China Geo-Engineering Corporation, Shanxi Bureau of Geology Exploration, and the 13th Construction Co., Ltd. of China National Chemical Engineering.
The company carries out projects across Africa and in other markets. In Cameroon, the company signed a deal in December 2007 to increase water production and distribution in Douala from 115,00 to 260,000 cubic meters in a year by constructing pipe networks, wells and a potable water treatment plant.
One of the company's substantial businesses in Africa is road building in Ethiopia. In the period from 2005-2006, the company was awarded about $276 million in Ethiopian road projects. These projects included the Dodola Junction-Goba and Dera-Gololcha Mechara roads located in Oromia.
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