JGC Corporation

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JGC Corporation
Native name
Nikki Kabushiki-gaisha
TypePublic (K.K)
TYO: 1963
TOPIX 100 Component
Nikkei 225 Component
Construction services
FoundedOctober 25, 1928; 92 years ago (1928-10-25)
FounderMasao Saneyoshi
HeadquartersMinato Mirai, Nishi-ku, Yokohama 220-6001, Japan
Key people
Masayuki Sato
(Chairman of the Board and CEO)
Koichi Kawana
(President and COO)
RevenueIncrease JPY 879.9 billion (FY 2015) (US$ 7.3 billion) (FY 2015)
Increase JPY 42.7 billion (FY 2015) (US$ 356 million) (FY 2015)
Number of employees
7,554 (consolidated, as of March 31, 2017)
WebsiteOfficial website
Footnotes / references

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[5][6][7] and over the course of the company's history it implemented over 20,000 projects in 50 countries.[8]

The company is listed on the first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the TOPIX 100[9] and Nikkei 225[10] stock market indices.


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  8. ^ Koh, Kheng-Lian; Lye, Lin-Heng; Lin, Jolene (2010). Crucial Issues in Climate Change and the Kyoto Protocol: Asia and the World. World Scientific. p. 146. ISBN 978-981-4277-52-5.
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