About Us

JAFEC USA, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Japan Foundation Engineering Company, Ltd. (JAFEC) and was incorporated in October of 2009 as the exclusive representative of the JAFEC Group outside of Japan and the Middle East. The JAFEC Group is one of the leading Ground Improvement specialty contractors in Japan with extensive experience in mitigating complex ground conditions, soil structure systems and foundation problems under diverse field, environmental and loading conditions. The capabilities of the JAFEC Group are specially suited to address the local conditions, needs and requirements of the client wherever Ground Improvementwork is needed.

Japan Foundation Engineering Company. Ltd. (JAFEC) our parent company, was founded in 1953 as Nippon Grout Industry, Ltd. with the purpose of conducting boring and grouting works in reservoirs, dams, tunnels, etc. In 1985 JAFEC merged with New Engineering Development Company, Ltd. and became JAFEC. In 1999, JAFEC acquired ISO9001: Year 2000 Certification. For over 50 years JAFEC obtained, improved and developed special technologies and Ground Improvement methods. In 2009 JAFEC USA, Inc. was founded and also in 2010 JAFEC acquired OK Soil, Ltd. to expand our capabilities in the Ground Improvement field.

JAFEC History

  • Trade name Japan Foundation Engineering Co., Ltd
  • Representative Iwao Nakahara, President & CEO
  • Headquarters: 1-9-14 Tenma, Kita-ku, Osaka, Osaka 530-0043
  • Tokyo Headquarters: 1-1-12 Hatagaya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo 151-0072
  • Establishment: November 5, 1953
  • Capital: More than 5,900.000.000 YEN
  • Bankers: Resona Bank, Hokuriku Bank, Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
  • Stock listed on Osaka Securities Exchange market 1st section Listed on Tokyo Stock Exchange1st section

Licences Specialized construction business Authorization from the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism Civil Engineering works Scaffolding / earth works Water supply facility construction works Landscape gardening works Dredging works Pavement / road surfacing works Well works.

Registration Registered as Construction consultant River erosion control and coastal / ocean department Civil & Agricultural works department Geology department Soil Mechanics and foundations department Registered as Geological surveyor Registered as Surveyor