With a presence throughout the Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East, the Odebrecht Organization engages in diverse industries that energize economies and create value for our Clients. Besides our strong leadership in engineering and construction through Construtora Norberto Odebrecht and in chemicals and petrochemicals through Braskem, the Odebrecht Organization serves a variety of sectors including: sugar, ethanol, and bioenergy; oil and gas; transportation and logistics; and environmental engineering among others. Partnering with Clients around the world, our strength is drawn from an entrepreneurial culture based on the Spirit of Service–delivering solutions that benefit both Client and community, while enabling prosperity today and tomorrow.
By 2020 Odebrecht strives to be a global organization present in more than 30 countries with more than 300,000 Team Members united by a common entrepreneurial culture. Odebrecht intends to be a leader in the markets where it operates and a benchmark reference in value creation and sustainable development for Clients, Shareholders, Team Members, and Society.
Odebrecht Entrepreneurial Technology is the foundation of our business. Its key tenets guide our daily actions.
Clients should be served with an emphasis on quality, productivity, and socio-environmental responsibility.
Confidence in People and in their ability and desire to progress.
Reinvestment of results for the creation of new work opportunities and for community development
Partnership among Team Members with a collective commitment to achieve a common goal and share in the profits they generate
Return on Shareholders’ investments with a focus on increasing their equity value.
“Education through Work” prepares Team Members for increasingly complex challenges.
Decentralization through Planned Delegation empowers Team Members to make decisions and take action.
The Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development is designed to promote innovative ideas that embody an entrepreneurial spirit. Odebrecht USA and Braskem America are looking for technically exceptional work that pushes boundaries and demonstrates the holistic application of sustainability principles.