FAQs

Questions Concerning Company

When was the company founded?
The company was founded in 1804, at Kanda Kajicho, Edo (present-day Tokyo) by Kisuke Shimizu I, who was 21 years old at the time. See About Shimizu, Our History for further details.
Where can I find construction projects completed?
See the Construction Record for details.

Questions Concerning Financial Statements and Finance

What is the schedule for financial results announcements, etc.?
The schedule is as follows:
May: Full year financial results announcement
June: General meeting of shareholders
August: 1Q Financial results announcement
November: 2Q Financial results announcement
February: 3Q Financial results announcement
See the IR calendar for information.
Where can I find financial information?
See the Financial Information, IR Library.
What is the bond rating?
The current corporate ratings according to Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) are A+ [Stable] for the issuing entity (Shimizu Corporation). See the Bond and Credit ratings for further details.

Questions Concerning Shares

Please tell me the basic information of shares.
The shares are listed on the stock exchanges located in Tokyo and Nagoya. (Stock code: 1803)
There are 100 shares per unit.
The contact is Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation.
See the Administrative Information and Procedures for further details.
Please tell me the amount of capital and the number of shares issued.
The capital is 74,365,317,955 yen and the number of shares issued is 788,514,613. See the Share Data for further details.
What is the basic policy on shareholder return?
The basic policy of Shimizu is to declare dividends in line with business results, and we view strengthening the comapany's financial condition to provide a base for long-term growth and stable dividends as issues of importance to management. See the Divedends for further details.
Are there perks for shareholders?
We established a shareholder gift tradition in fiscal year ended March 31, 2012. See the Shareholder Gift Tradition for further details. (They are shipped only to adresses in Japan)

Other Questions

Please explain your corporate governance.
Based on the basic principles of management contained in The Analects and the Abacus (Ethics and Economics), Shimizu strives to manage the company in a highly timely, efficient, transparent, and lawful manner. See Coroprate Governance for further details.
Please explain your environmental initiatives.
Shimizu has stated contributing to the global community as one of its management principles. We aim to be a company that contributes to the realization of a sustainable society and are working on initiatives in environmental management. See Environmental Management for further details.
Please explain your social contributions.
Shimizu actively contributes to society and local communities as a corporate citizen. Our activities are rooted in The Analects and the Abacus (Ethics and Economics), which contains the basic principles for managing our business; our corporate slogan, Today’s Work, Tomorrow’s Heritage; and our views on corporate social responsibility (CSR) and corporate social values (CSV). See Contributing to Society for further details.
How do I obtain a corporate report?
Please request on the Contact Us page.
It is also published on the website, so you can also view them online.