Sep 7, 2018

Response to the earthquake in Hokkaido, Japan

We would like to express our deepest sympathy to everyone who has been affected by the earthquake in Hokkaido.

As for the earthquake occurred in Hokkaido around early dawn on September 6th, the situation of the Sapporo office is as follows:

We have an office at Sapporo City in Hokkaido and have been able to confirm that all of TEL group employees are unharmed. The Sapporo office sustained no damage to their buildings and facilities, and we expect no major impact on our business. For reasons such as power outages, Sapporo office has been closed from September 6th to 7th. After restoration of infrastructure, the office will be resumed normal operation.

Outline of Sapporo office, Tokyo Electron

Line of business: System Development
Number of employees: 161 (including associated company) * As of September 7, 2018
Location: 2F, Ohdori Bus-Center Bldg.No.1, Higashi 1-chome, Minami 1-jo, Chuo-ku, Sapporo city