Tag: Philippines

Philippines approves new LNG project

The Philippines has approved a plan to build a small-scale liquefied natural gas terminal, adding to six ongoing projects that are expected to boost...

FDC & Hitachi sign JV for a new water solution company

Gotianun family-led Filinvest Development Corporation (FDC) and Hitachi Aqua-Tech Engineering Pte. Ltd., a subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd.

Pöyry gets EPC contract from GLEDC

Global Luzon Energy Development Corporation (GLEDC) has awarded Pöyry with the owner's engineer assignment for EPC selection for its supercritical power plant in La Union, Luzon, Philippines.

Filipino businessmen may reopen steel plant

newsitemA group of Filipino businessmen is set to reopen a mothballed steel plant in Batangas province, south of the capital Manila, and is ready to hire up to 220 people to get the facility running. Mr Alejo S.

Nickel miner ships record volume in 2012

The Philippines' largest nickel miner shipped 11.7 million wet metric tonne of nickel ore in 2012, the company disclosed to the Philippine Stock Exchange.

Nickel Asia Corp reported that the volume set a record for the company, surpassing its 2011 total by 12.

Shell contracts Keppel for Malampaya compression p

Keppel Subic Shipyard has been awarded a contract from Shell Philippines Exploration BV to build a Depletion Compression Platform to support the recovery of natural gas from the Malampaya gas field near Palawan Island, in the Philippines.

Fluor snags EPC Contract for Deep Water Gas-to-Pow

newsitemFluor Offshore Solutions has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) support contract for Phase 3 of the Malampaya Deep Water Gas-to-Power Project in the Philippines.

HHIC to build 10 ships

Despite current global economic slowdown, Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction (HHIC)-Phil’s Subic Shipyard won a bid to build mid-size container ships for the first time this year.

New nickel plant in Philippines

Nickel Asia Corporation (NAC), together with its partners including Sumitomo Metal Mining (SMM), will invest USD 1.4 billion to build a second nickel plant in the Philippines. Construction is currently underway and the new plant will start production in mid 2013. NAC has a 22.5% stake in the new project, while SMM has a 55% stake.

KSSC to build new facilities

K SENG Seng Corporation (KSSC) will build new facilities to process and sell a new line of stainless steel tubes and pipes for the Southeast Asian market, particularly the  Philippine's automotive industry.