NEXCO CENTRAL

INTERVIEW

interview [Civil engineering / environmental systems]

2011 Joined Faculty of Science and Engineering Department of Civil Engineering Graduated

Hiroko Isso

HIROKO ISSO

At the time of interview Nagoya Regional Head Office Office Construction Division Planning Supervisory Team

Coverage date: December 2017

History so far

2011年4月
Nagoya Regional Head Office Hikone Conservation / Service Center Conservation
2013年8月
Tokyo Regional Head Office Numazu Construction Office Engineering Division
2014年7月
Tokyo Regional Head Office Numazu Construction Office Koyama West Construction Zone
July 2016
Nagoya Regional Head Office Construction Division Planning Team
April 2019
Hadano Construction Office, Tokyo Regional Head Office

Q.1

What motivated you to join the company?

Connecting major cities such as Tomei and Meishin, which are said to be the Japanese main artery Expressway This is because our company, which operates the company, thought that it would be possible to contribute to society by making use of the knowledge of civil engineering learned during school days and making people's lives richer and more comfortable.

Q.2

What is your job?

Under construction Expressway Appropriate necessary procedures such as inspection and inspection of structures before opening, discussion with government agencies, determination of new interchange names and announcement of opening time, etc., in cooperation with construction offices and head offices I go to the time. In addition, we are planning new businesses such as examining the cost and period necessary to increase the number of lanes as a countermeasure for current or future heavy traffic jams.

Q.3

How rewarding is this job?

“Opening the Expressway ” means that there is great expectation that the Expressway will open as soon as possible, but not only NEXCO Central Japan, but also group companies, design and construction companies, and local people. It is a project that can be achieved with the cooperation of, and I feel that it is worthwhile to overcome various difficulties with a sense of unity and advance the business. On the Tokai-Kanjo Expwy(between Yoro JCT and Yoro IC), which was opened on October 22, 2017, it has been difficult to conduct the necessary consultations and procedures in a short period of time in order to meet the expectations of local people to open early. However, when it was successfully opened, I felt a sense of accomplishment that achieved a big job.

Q.4

Of this company you think
Please tell me the charm and features

Expressway We can improve our technical capabilities by engaging in a series of operations from construction to maintenance. As a new employee, a department that reviews repair plans for structures that have been in operation for about 50 years, the impact on customers is minimized, where to prioritize repairs with a limited budget, and I was studying what the economical repair method was and proceeding with my business. Expressway In order to create a structure that is easy to maintain and manage in anticipation of the future, the department that creates the items will reflect on the design and construction in charge of what they feel it should have taken into account when performing maintenance. I feel that it is also attractive to be able to put your feelings into shape.

Q.5

Please tell us your future goals

In the future, we will realize a lane widening business, Expressway I would like to contribute to the development of the region through improving the service level and improving the efficiency of logistics. Currently Expressway In order to examine the structure and construction plan of the lane widening business in Japan, in addition to advanced technical capabilities to widen bridges and earthwork in the presence of traffic restrictions, a wide range of knowledge including safety and economics is required. The To that end, I would like to go to many sites, see and feel with my own eyes, and acquire technical skills and knowledge.

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2017 Joined Graduate School of Design Engineering Graduated from Department of Urban Environmental Design Engineering

Yuki Hashimoto

YUI HASHIMOTO

At the time of interview Nagoya Regional Head Office Toyota Maintenance & Service Center Construction

* Coverage: February 2020

History so far

April 2017
[OJT] Head Office Corporate Planning Division Corporate Planning Department Corporate Planning Team
June 2017
Nagoya Regional Head Office Toyota Maintenance & Service Center
July 2018
Nagoya Regional Head Office Toyota Maintenance & Service Center Construction

Q.1

What motivated you to join the company?

Expressway was fascinated by the great influence it has on people's lives, and I applied my knowledge of civil engineering to my desire to "work to support people's lives." One of the decisive factors is that female engineers are active in the field.

Q.2

What is your job?

I am in charge of the repair work on road structures to use the Expressway safely, safely and comfortably. Mainly involved in the replacement of bridge expansion and contraction devices and pavement repair work, based on the results of daily inspections, determine the priority and optimal construction method, and manage the construction.
In the case of construction that requires continuous day and night regulations, in addition to coordinating with the contractor who will carry out the construction, consultations with related organizations and business explanations to the people along the railway line will be made so that the construction can be carried out without delay. You. Many people are involved, and when the construction is completed successfully, a great sense of achievement is obtained.

Q.3

How rewarding is this job?

You can feel that the construction is completed and the planned contents are reflected on the site.
Construction on the Expressway involves many adjustments and difficulties, such as establishing a regulatory plan that is safe and minimizes the impact on customers.However, pavement repair work has been completed, making it visibly beautiful. When traveling on a rough road, it feels very rewarding. Although there are repairs at places where there are few opportunities for customers to see, the progress of construction will clearly show the decrease in the number of damaged places in the figures, contributing to the maintenance and management of safe Expressway I work hard every day while feeling that I am.

Q.4

Of this company you think
Please tell me the charm and features

We are focusing on public relations planning and customer service when we carry out construction on Expressway, and we believe that having our know-how is our strength.
It also manages structures of different eras, such as Tomei, which has been in operation for more than 50 years, and Shin-Tomei Expressway Tomei, which has been in operation for less than 10 years. Therefore, there are difficulties in maintenance and management that are not straightforward, but I think that gaining various experiences through job rotation will help to develop a diversified viewpoint and responsiveness, leading to improved services. You.

Q.5

Please tell us your future goals

In the field of "maintenance and service business" that I am currently involved in, I want to work on building Expressway that are easier to maintain and building cities starting from Expressway, after accumulating knowledge of inspection and repair. You.
First of all, we aim to improve our on-site response capabilities in the construction work we are in charge of. I often ask my boss or senior to tell me, but my goal is to become a technician who can determine what is appropriate for the on-site situation by increasing my expertise while gaining more on-site experience.

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2009 Joined Graduate School, Division of Engineering Completed

Kimiyoshi Ishiguro

KIMINORI ISHIGURO

At the time of interview Related Business Headquarters Business Creation Department Business Strategy Division

* Coverage: February 2020

History so far

2009年4月
Tokyo Regional Head Office Yokohama Maintenance & Service Center Improvement
2011年4月
Nagoya Regional Head Office Yokkaichi Construction Office Komono Construction Zone
2013年4月
Kanazawa Regional Head Office Maintenance and Service Division Road Control Center Traffic Control Team
2015年12月
Headquarters General Affairs Division General Affairs Department Legal Team
July 2018
Headquarters Technology and Construction Division Environment and Technology Planning Department Seconded to the Technology Planning and Development Team (Ministry of the Environment)
August 2019
Headquarters Related Business Division Business Creation Department Business Strategy Division

Q.1

What motivated you to join the company?

This is because I wanted to be involved in the construction and maintenance of a Expressway, the main artery of Japan, represented by Shin-Tomei Expressway and Tomei. The reason for my aspiration is that civil and environmental occupations can be active not only in specialized fields but also in various departments including the corporate department.

Q.2

What is your job?

Expressway Working on new businesses outside of In fiscal 2015, the first commercial complex `` Terrace Gate Toki'' was opened outside Expressway, including a hot spring facility.In fiscal 2018, Expressway became the company's first farmland qualifying corporation. Naka Nippon Farm Suzunari Co., Ltd. was established and entered the agricultural business. As the business management department of Companies in our Group that operates them, we aim to improve profitability. We are also taking on the challenge of developing new businesses that are not restricted to existing businesses.

Q.3

How rewarding is this job?

A new business can be challenging, as it sometimes involves learning and planning in areas where it has not yet been experienced, but it feels rewarding as it evolves. When considering entry into the business, we will examine the profitability of the market, including trend surveys and inspections of existing facilities. We also receive financial training and correspondence courses, which help us examine business feasibility.
There are many opportunities to contact and coordinate with companies and local governments that cooperate on projects, and there is stimulation, and new businesses can feel their growth by promoting non-routine work.

Q.4

Of this company you think
Please tell me the charm and features

Even in civil engineering and environmental occupations, it is necessary to gain diverse experience through work in various departments and workplaces. Specially designed courses are also available for employees who will further develop their specialized knowledge of bridges and tunnels. NEXCO CENTRAL an attractive environment for training, qualifications, and other programs. In addition, all workplaces have a common sense of mission and unity on the Expressway, and the familiar atmosphere makes it easy to transfer.

Q.5

Please tell us your future goals

The goal of business creation unit, arranges the service area business and shoulder, is to make the pillars of a new profitable business. So far carried out come interchange peripheral development projects and logistics relay point, a business such as agriculture business Large by going to, Expressway activation of the beginning and the regional wayside, Expressway while contributing to the improvement of the value of, It has been required to go profitable. In addition, I also find business opportunities from an alternating current with other companies, etc., our strength, of the future by taking advantage of know-how NEXCO CENTRAL I would like to contribute to the business development of the axes.

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2008 Joined Graduate School of Engineering Department of Global Engineering Completed

Kiyoka Ogawa

SAYAKA OGAWA

At the time of interview Head Office Corporate Planning Division Corporate Planning Department Corporate Planning Team

Coverage date: December 2017

History so far

2008年4月
Kanazawa Regional Head Office Kanazawa Maintenance and Service Center
2010年4月
Tokyo Regional Head Office Fuji Maintenance / Service Center Maintenance
2012年4月
Nagoya Regional Head Office Maintenance & Service Division Transportation Technology Team
2014年4月
Nagoya Regional Head Office Yokkaichi Construction Office Paving Work Group
November 2016
Head Office Corporate Planning Division Corporate Planning Department Corporate Planning Team (currently Corporate Planning Division)

Q.1

What motivated you to join the company?

It is an indispensable social infrastructure in the world Expressway Because I was interested in and wanted to get involved. In addition, I felt that I was able to do my best by taking advantage of the expertise I learned in college, and I felt more rewarding.

Q.2

What is your job?

The Corporate Planning Team is a department that can be said to be the steering director of a company that handles management policies and plans such as management philosophy and management plans, management of important meetings, CSR, and business efficiency. I am mainly in charge of CSR (corporate social responsibility), and as a driving force of the company's CSR activities, I am working to spread awareness about CSR and to the expectations of our stakeholders. I am in charge of responding to work, and creating a report (Central Japan Report) that introduces our management plan and business activities.

Q.3

How rewarding is this job?

Because the movement and information of the entire company are gathered, you can know where the company is aiming now and know the company widely. At the same time, there are many opportunities to interact with the CSR departments of other companies, and by knowing the social situation and trends related to CSR, it is possible to rethink the company's method from a new perspective. As a result, the opportunity to acquire knowledge both inside and outside the company and to think about things from a wider perspective increases, and I feel my own growth.

Q.4

Of this company you think
Please tell me the charm and features

Various customers use for various purposes Expressway NEXCO Central Japan, which continues to create and protect the company, is an indispensable part of society, and all employees play a role. Through job rotation, you can feel the reward from various viewpoints by contacting customers and related parties from various perspectives such as construction, maintenance, and corporate. For example, in the corporate department I am currently affiliated with, I can make use of my experience in the field work so far and can propose more efficient work methods and review of rules. The

Q.5

Please tell us your future goals

I would like to become a human resource that has a broad view of the entire company, the ability to flexibly respond to changes in the surrounding circumstances, and deep knowledge of the field. I feel that this company can gain strength by experiencing various departments, so I want to work hard for my own growth every day without missing opportunities. In particular, I want to create a field that no one can beat with deep knowledge.

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