Shimizu Formulates Digitalization Concepts Based on the Mid-Term Digital Strategy – Aiming to be a Digital General Contractor –

Shimizu Corporation (President: Kazuyuki Inoue) formulated digitalization concepts for the steady pursuit and realization of the three cornerstones of the SHIMZ Digital General Contractor Mid-Term Digital Strategy 2020 to make Shimizu a digital contractor: 1) Digital technology for construction, 2) Digital spaces and services provision, and 3) Digital support for all operations.

Mid-Term Digital Strategy 2020 defines a “Digital General Contractor” as a construction company that uses craftsmanship construction knowledge and advanced digital technologies to perform construction and provide spaces, and digital spaces and services. This is the image of a general contractor that Shimizu strives for. These digitalization concepts aimed at pursuing and realizing the three cornerstones express the vision for core businesses and services that will enable Shimizu to grow into a Digital General Contractor.