Leighton Holdings Ltd
Leighton Holdings, founded in 1949, is the parent company of the Leighton Group, one of the world's leading international contractors. The Group is also the world's largest contract miner. Listed on the Australian Stock Exchange since 1962, Leighton Holdings is a top 50 company by market capitalization and has its head office in Sydney, Australia. Leighton Holdings owns and operates through a number of diverse and independent operating companies, including Leighton Contractors; Thiess; John Holland; Leighton Asia, India and Offshore; and Leighton Properties, which directly employ more than 60,000 people. The Leighton Group also has a 45% investment in the Habtoor Leighton Group. These companies provide development, construction, contract mining, and operation and maintenance services to the infrastructure, resources and property markets. In addition to Australia, they operate in more than 20 countries throughout Asia, the Middle East and Southern Africa. The Leighton Group's values of discipline, integrity, safety and success provide the framework on which it pursues its vision: to be renowned for excellence, delivering through its operating brands and the empowerment of its people.