Chiyoda Corporation

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Chiyoda Corporation
Native name
千代田化工建設株式会社
Public KK
Traded as TYO: 6366
ISIN JP3528600004
Industry Construction
Founded (January 20, 1948; 70 years ago (1948-01-20))
Headquarters Minatomirai Grand Central Tower, Minatomirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama 220-8765, Japan
Area served
Worldwide
Key people
Masaji Santo
(President and CEO)
Services
  • Engineering
  • Construction
  • Procurement
  • Feasibility studies
Revenue

Decrease JPY 603.7 billion (FY 2016)

(US$ 5.56 billion) (FY 2016)

Decrease JPY 15.7 billion (FY 2016)

(US$ 144.49 million) (FY 2016)
Number of employees
6,097 (as of March 31, 2015)
Website Official website
Footnotes / references
[1][2]

Chiyoda Corporation (千代田化工建設株式会社, Chiyoda Kakō Kensetsu Kabushiki-kaisha) is a global engineering company specialized in oil and gas midstream for gas processing and LNG, downstream refinery and petrochemicals facilities design and construction. Chiyoda headquarter is in Yokohoma, Japan and it has very strong engineering offices in all around the world. Majority of Chiyoda business takes place outside Japan, including the United States, Canada, Latin America, Middle East, Africa, Russia, FSU, South East Asia and Australia.

Chiyoda was established as part of Mitsubishi Oil in 1948, and was spun off from its parent and went public in 1957.[3]

In the late 1960s it built the Jeddah and Riyadh refineries in Saudi Arabia;[4] at present its large projects include LNG plants in Qatar, the Sakhalin-II project in eastern Russia, and a variety of specialist-chemical and pharmaceutical plants in Japan itself.

It was, in 2005, the first engineering company in the world to be included in the FTSE4Good index of companies with exemplary corporate social responsibility.[5]

In pursuit of “Energy and Environment in Harmony”, Chiyoda is an integrated engineering enterprise. Since its establishment in 1948, Chiyoda's business field has covered energy such as oil and gas industry and chemicals, environment, energy conservation, industrial facilities and life science. Chiyoda now engages in numerous Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) and other type of projects around the world.

For the past several years, Chiyoda has been very active in EPC projects in Americas with its wholly owned subsidiary Chiyoda International Corporation headquartered in Houston, TX.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Corporate Profile". Chiyoda Corporation. Retrieved January 26, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Company Profile". Bloomberg Businessweek. Bloomberg L.P. Retrieved January 26, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Company Information". Hoover's. Retrieved February 9, 2016. 
  4. ^ J. A. Allan; Kaoru Sugihara (August 18, 2005). Japan and the Contemporary Middle East. Routledge. p. 47. ISBN 978-1-134-90444-0. 
  5. ^ "Company Profile". Gulf Oil & Gas. Retrieved February 9, 2016. 

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