NEXCO CENTRAL (Central Nippon Expressway Company Limited)

Introduction

Top Message

Putting safety first, as a group
We will work on the evolution of Expressway.

Top Message

Putting safety first, as a group
We will work on the evolution of Expressway.

Expressway are an important social infrastructure that is deeply rooted in people's lives and contributes to the development of Japan's culture and industry for many years to come. The Group, as a management philosophy and our role, "We, in preference more than anything the safe, secure and comfortable Expressway space with to deliver 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, Expressway the effect of the network, the next by spreading to new value leading to generation, improvement of activation and livelihood of the region, Japan's social and economic growth of, will continue to contribute to the world of sustainable development. "the raised, current, extended 343km Expressway construction, extension 2,151km · use the number 1.98 million vehicles / day Expressway has conducted the management and operation of the rest facilities of the 181 locations.

Management is at the top of the policy "Expressway has positioned the enhancement of safety and functionality unremitting efforts of strengthening", in order to continue to provide safety to our customers is maintained at a consistently high level of safety culture of the Group from the recognition that to continue is the foundation of corporate management, in December 2012 ChuoExpwy Sasago Dononeru ceiling panel collapse without forgetting never, "" to improve safety Five Initiatives Policy based on the "", Expressway we are working to eternal challenge of improving safety.
In addition, the aging of society infrastructure, decrease in recent years frequent reduction and Gekijin of the natural disasters, declining birth rate 裔齢 reduction and the working population, such as rapid technological innovation in the ICT field, the social environment is changing rapidly, how as a company or it will contribute to the sustainable development of society has been accused of.
Against this backdrop, the Group, Expressway in addition to maintenance, and management and operation of the network, aging measures by renewal projects, bridges of seismic reinforcement, such as natural disasters toughening measures, aggressive technology development and productivity improvement incorporating ICT technology efforts, and even, through a variety of activities such as regional activation, efforts to solve social issues, continues to challenge aims to further heights.

In September 2019, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism formulated the "Safety/Safety Basic Plan at Expressway", and we are As the implementing body, in December of the same year, we formulated the "Safety/Safety Implementation Plan at Expressway". Expressway As a measure to improve safety/reliability and usability, systematic promotion of 4 lanes, maintenance of road space for autonomous driving, high-speed truck transportation We are enthusiastically working on the efficiency improvement and innovative Expressway maintenance management that utilizes evolving digital technology.
In this way, the challenges that the Group needs to deal with are overwhelming.

Regarding the new coronavirus infectious disease that has recently occurred, we have established guidelines for infection prevention measures and are working to prevent infections of customers, group employees, construction contractors, etc., as well as verification from the viewpoint of BCP and We will also tackle new issues such as establishing a new lifestyle.

Since 2008, we have supported the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), a global effort to achieve sustainable growth. We will act as a good member of society toward the realization of the ten principles defined by UNGC in four fields of "human rights, labor, environment and anti-corruption".
Furthermore, the direction of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the United Nations in 2015, which is a common goal of the international community, is closely related to our business activities. While emphasizing ESG (environment, society, and governance) initiatives, we will centrally promote CSR and management measures, while continuing to accurately respond to the trust of society and the demands of the times in order to further increase corporate value. We will work to improve overall productivity and strengthen our management base.

This report introduces the results of the Management Plan Challenge V and our daily efforts, including the relationship with the SDGs. In order to contribute to the sustainable growth of society while creating new value, the Group will work as a group to pursue relaxed safety and evolve the Expressway space. We hope you will read this report and give us your honest opinions.

Central Nippon Expressway Company Limited President and Chief Executive Officer Miyaike Yoshihito