OYO at a glance in figures

We are conducting business in
four fields
related to geoscience.

Our distinctive feature is that we have great strengths in the fields of geology and ground, and we are working to solve social challenges close to everyone, such as community development, natural disaster prevention, conservation and restoration of the environment, and securing natural resources and energy.

Consolidated
Net Sales
for FY2018

Infrastructure Maintenance, Management and Renovation

19.2

billion yen

(42.4%)

Natural Disaster
Prevention and
Mitigation

9.2

billion yen

(20.4%)

Environment

8.5

billion yen

(18.8%)

Natural Resources
and Energy

8.2

billion yen

(18.3%)

Net Sales (consolidated)

45.2
billion yen

Ranked 1st in the industry

Of which, net sales for the geological survey:

12.0
billion yen

(non-consolidated, Nikkei Construction survey)

01

Infrastructure
Maintenance,
Management,
and Renovation

Net Sales

19.2

billion yen

Net sales (consolidated)
45.2billion yen

Number of employees

750

Number of the Group employees:2058

  • ・Geological survey and consulting for construction of infrastructures
  • ・Infrastructures design, CM (Construction Management) business
  • ・Inspection and consulting for extending the lifespan of aged infrastructures, development of management systems for those infrastructures
  • ・Development and manufacture of infrastructure inspection equipment
02

Natural Disaster
Prevention and
Mitigation

Net Sales

9.2

billion yen

Net sales (consolidated)
45.2billion yen

Number of employees

323

Number of the Group employees:2058

  • ・Development, installation and renewal of seismic/volcano observation equipment
  • ・Support services for calculation of earthquake ground motions, tsunami heights, damage estimation, and formulation of disaster prevention plans for major earthquakes
  • ・Design of countermeasure constructions, development of monitoring systems and evacuation support systems for river and sediment disasters
  • ・Calculation of natural disaster risk and development of BCP solutions
  • ・Development of fire spread prediction systems and live victims locating devices

03

Environment

Net Sales

8.5

billion yen

Net sales (consolidated)
45.2billion yen

Number of employees

611

Number of the Group employees:2058

  • ・Environmental conservation solutions and environmental assessment support services
  • ・Survey, construction and management of soil and groundwater pollution countermeasures
  • ・Services for disaster waste disposal
  • ・Support services for the Fukushima Environmental Restoration Project
  • ・Support services for environmental management (energy diagnosis, ecosystem conservation, asbestos countermeasures)

04

Natural
Resources
and Energy

Net Sales

8.2

billion yen

Net sales (consolidated)
45.2billion yen

Number of employees

288

Number of the Group employees:2058

  • ・Development and sales of natural resource exploration equipment
  • ・Services for three-dimensional offshore oil reservoir exploration
  • ・Various survey services related to seismic design of energy-related facilities
  • ・Services such as business evaluation, risk calculation, and geological survey for construction of renewable energy facilities
  • ・Support services for geothermal and ground-source heat utilization

Highly Socially Oriented Business Structure

OYO’s business, which addresses social challenges in the field of Infrastructure maintenance, natural disaster prevention and mitigation, environment, and natural resources and energy, and contributes to the creation of a sustainable society, is aligned with SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) that the international community is working on in a variety of scenes such as disaster prevention, environment, Infrastructure maintenance, ICT, and technological innovation. We will continue to tackle various challenges we face in line with the SDGs, striving to create a world where everyone can enjoy a safe and secure society.

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) represent the 17 goals that should be addressed by a variety of stakeholders. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, a plan of action for people, the planet and prosperity through 2030, was adopted by the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit held in September 2015, with the participation of the heads of state of over 150 UN member countries.

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History

Established

62years ago.

Founded in 1957. We started as a geological survey company under the banner of “Creating Geological Engineering.” “Creating Geological Engineering” aims to create a new market by applying geology, which is a field of science, to civil engineering, by creating an interface between the two fields.

Established

62years ago.

Total depth of boring survey

7,584.6km

Number of ground data spots

340,000

The total depth of boring surveys that have been carried out by OYO so far is 7,584.6 km, just about the distance from Tokyo to Tehran. Converted to the depth of the Earth, it exceeds the radius.

Employee

Number of the Group employees

2,058

*as of December 31, 2018

We fully recognize that our continuous growth and enhancement of its corporate value over the medium to long term are achieved due to provision of resources and contributions by our employees and other stakeholders. Moreover, we understand that, in association with the globalization of the market and diversification of needs, securing human resources possessing a variety of abilities regardless of their nationality or gender is the key to the future growth and business expansion of the OYO Group. In this regard, we are working to establish a variety of systems to support flexible working and employee development, in an effort to further enhance employee satisfaction and reinforce corporate governance.

Number of the Group employees

2,058

*as of December 31, 2018

Professional Engineers

Number of professional engineers

699

They have national licenses in line with the Professional Engineer Act and have advanced and adaptive expertise

Doctors/Ph.D.

Number of Doctors/Ph.D.

66

They are holders of the very well-known highest academic degree

Number of employees qualified
in the fields of geology and topography

400

Number of employees qualified
in the field of information processing

43

Number of employees qualified
in the field of environment

154

OYO Corporation has also received national certification for its initiatives to improve work environments and to promote work-life balance. In addition to being certified as an “Eruboshi” company in the certification system of the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare under the Act on Promotion of Women’s Participation and Advancement in the Workplace (Women’s Active Participation Act in Japan), we have also acquired “Platinum Kurumin,”rewarded in recognition of the company’s efforts to support employees’ childrearing, based on the Act on Advancement of Measures to Support Raising Next-Generation Children.

Network

Number of countries where business is conducted

More than 130countries

Number of group companies

36

The OYO Group consists of 15 domestic companies and 20 overseas companies, including consolidated and non-consolidated subsidiaries and affiliates. The overseas group companies are located in five countries, mainly in the North America. Overall, the Group conducts business in more than 130 countries.

Number of countries
where business is
conducted

More than130
countries

Number of group companies

36

*OYO Group’s overseas bases

Market Outlook

Infrastructure Maintenance,
Management and Renovation

Overseas market size

200trillion yen

Much of the social infrastructures built during the high economic growth period are expected to age, the demand for maintenance, management and renewal is expected to increase. The Japanese domestic market for maintenance is estimated to be 5 trillion yen, while overseas market is estimated to be 200 trillion yen, which is 40 times of that in Japan.

Overseas market size

200trillion yen

Ratio of aged social infrastructure (50 years or older) (%)

Based on the “Infrastructure Maintenance Information Portal Site” of MLIT (the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism)

Ratio of overseas market size

Based on the “Status of Infrastructure Maintenance” of MILT

Natural Disaster Prevention
and Mitigation

Economic loss due to natural disasters (2017)

300billion US$

Natural disasters are increasing year by year due to climate change and other factors. Along with the worldwide growing awareness of disaster prevention and mitigation, related markets are also expanding.

Economic loss due to natural disasters (2017)

300
billion US$

Trend of economic loss due to natural disasters around the world

Source: Global assessment report on disaster risk reduction 2019 (partially edited by OYO)

Environment

Market size (2050 forecast)

250billion yen

The environmental market is growing both in Japan and overseas, and the total amount is expected to reach 250 billion yen in 2050.

Market size (2050 forecast)

250billion yen

Estimation of the domestic environmental market

Source: “Report on Market Size and Employment Size of Environmental Industry” of Environmental Industry Market Size Study Group, Ministry of the Environment

Estimation of the overseas environmental market

Source: “Report on Market Size and Employment Size of Environmental Industry” of Environmental Industry Market Size Study Group, Ministry of the Environment

Natural Resources and Energy

Global energy demand is expected to continue to expand. In particular, the consumption of renewable energy is expected to grow at a high rate.

*Btu: British thermal unit 1 watt = about 3.4 Btu/hour

World energy consumption by energy source

Source: International Energy Outlook 2017 US Energy Information Administration (EIA)

World net electricity generation from renewable power

Source: International Energy Outlook 2017 US Energy Information Administration (EIA)