JGC Corporation

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JGC Corporation
Native name 日揮株式会社
Romanized name Nikki Kabushiki-gaisha
Type Public KK
Traded as TYO: 1963
TOPIX 100 Component
Nikkei 225 Component
Industry Engineering and construction services
Founded (October 25, 1928; 85 years ago (1928-10-25))
Founder(s) Masao Saneyoshi
Headquarters 2-3-1, Minato Mirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama 220-6001, Japan
Key people Masayuki Sato
(Chairman of the Board)
Koichi Kawana
(President)
Revenue

Increase $ 6.59 billion (FY 2014)

(¥ 675.82 billion) (FY 2014)
Net income

Increase $ 460.5 million (FY 2014)

(¥ 47.17 billion) (FY 2014)
Employees 7,005 (consolidated, as of March 31, 2014)
Website Official website
References: [1][2][3]

JGC Corporation (日揮株式会社 Nikki Kabushiki-gaisha?), formerly Japan Gasoline Co. (日本揮発油株式会社 Nihon kihatsuyu kabushiki gaisha?), is a global engineering company headquartered in Yokohama, Japan.

The company was founded on 25 October 1928. In 1976, it changed its original name from Japan Gasoline Co. to JGC Corp. JGC participates in the design and construction of large energy projects, such as Al Zour Refinery, Nigeria LNG, Pearl GTL, Ichthys LNG, Gorgon LNG, Tangguh LNG and Dolphin Gas Project.[4][5][6]

The company is listed on the first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the TOPIX 100[7] and Nikkei 225[8] stock market indices.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Company Profile". Retrieved August 14, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Company History". Retrieved August 14, 2014. 
  3. ^ "JGC Corporation Financial Statements". Bloomberg Businessweek. Retrieved August 14, 2014. 
  4. ^ Evans, Damon (March 11, 2008). "Pearl GTL set for big payback". Upstream Online (NHST Media Group). (subscription required). Retrieved April 20, 2008. 
  5. ^ "Dolphin Gas Project, Ras Laffan, Qatar". hydrocarbons-technology.com. Retrieved July 12, 2007. 
  6. ^ "KBR booked in Nigeria graft case". Upstream Online (NHST Media Group). February 9, 2009. (subscription required). Retrieved November 8, 2009. 
  7. ^ "TOPIX Large70 Components". Japan Exchange Group. Retrieved August 14, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Components:Nikkei Stock Average". Nikkei Inc. Retrieved August 14, 2014. 

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