The Çukurova Group is a leading business conglomerate with its roots dating back to year 1923, coinciding the foundation year of the Turkish Republic. The core interest areas of the group are industry, trade, media, financial services, maritime, energy, telecommunications, information technology and construction. Baytur, founded in 1976, is the construction company of that Group. Taking advantage of the group support and in compliance with the group philosophy and ideals, Baytur has built its own reputation as a prominent general contractor in domestic and international construction markets.
During the past 30 years the company successfully increased its volume of business steadily both in Turkey and abroad. In this period Baytur undertook and completed many prestigious projects in Turkey, Libya, Iraq, Saudi Arabia, former USSR, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, The United Arab Emirates, The Russian Federation, and Qatar. With this impressive track record, Baytur reached to an annual turnover of $ 440 million in 2006. The present contracts under execution are more than $ 1.5 billion.
Baytur's activity and expertise may be classified under five headings: Buildings, industrial plants-petroleum, water resources, transportation and infrastructure projects.