Chip Eng Seng Corporation Ltd (“the Group”), listed on the Mainboard of Singapore Exchange Securities Trading Limited (“SGX-ST”), is a multinational conglomerate company with businesses in construction, civil infrastructure, precast technology, environmental, property development and investment, hospitality, as well as education.
Founded in the 1960s, the Group started its business as a building subcontractor for conventional and landed properties, and was appointed as main contractor for its first Housing & Development Board (“HDB”) project in 1982. Over the years, it grew from strength to strength and diversified into the construction of private condominium projects and engaged in precast technology.
Leveraging on its accumulated experience and know-how, the Group scaled up the property value chain to undertake property development and investment in the 1990s. Its property development and investment portfolio spans shophouses, residential, commercial, industrial and mixed-use development projects. To further diversify its business, the Group made its foray into the hospitality industry in 2015 and the education sector in 2018.
In 2019, the Group started its civil infrastructure business with acquisition of an established design and build construction service provider to augment its construction business. In December 2020, the Group further enhanced its infrastructure and civil engineering capabilities by acquiring a fully integrated engineering, procurement, construction and maintenance contractor whose capabilities include the design, engineering, supply and commissioning of water and wastewater treatment technologies and solutions.
Currently, the Group has business presence in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, Taiwan, Australia, New Zealand, Bangladesh, the Maldives, Saudi Arabia and Africa.
The Group always strives for excellence on all fronts and has won various awards in workplace safety and health, construction quality, environmental protection and graciousness, productivity and innovation, as well as corporate transparency.