History


"Organized on Novermber 28,1969 as the Philippine Engineering and Construction Corporation (PECCO). Specialized in the design and construction of power generating stations, high-voltage and other tranmission and distribution lines, substations and pipelines."

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Licensed by the Philippine Licensing Board for contractors and elevated from Category D to A.
  • Snyder 220MW Unit 1 and Snyder 330MW Unit 2
  • Paper Industries Corporation of the Philippines, 50 MW Power Plant
  • Shell Tabangao A1:D27 Processing Equipment, Inspection and Non-Destructive Tests
  • Nasipit Lumber Company’s Agusan Power Plant
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Pre-Heating and Stress Relieving of Steam Pipe Joints

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  • Meralco, 390 MW Malaya 1 Thermal Plant
  • Marinduque Mining and Industrial Corporation, Nickel Mine Facility
  • General Motor, Transmission Gear Manufacturing Plant

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PECCO is renamed Engineering and Construction Corporation of Asia (ECCO-Asia) and expands to other areas of work such as power transmissions, oil refineries and industrial plants, and continues to offer engineering construction services.

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  • Philippine Polymide Industrial Corporation, Nylon Filament Plant
  • NAPOCOR, Bataan 150 MW Thermal Plant
  • Shell-FPIC, Auxiliary Oil Pipeline
  • Tiwi Geothermal Power Plant, Piping Systems and Electrical Works
  • Cebu Dual-Fired (Oil and Coal) Thermal Power Plant

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ECCO-Asia moved up from a traditional electro-mechanical expertise in oil-based power generation to total contracting with turnkey capability. A1:D27 markets were opened in geothermal, dendrothermal, and mini HEP power generation. Installation of an in-house civil contracting competency was initiated.

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  • Kalayaan HEPP – Penstock
  • NAGA-I Coal-Fired Thermal Power Plant
  • Prado transmission line
  • NAPOCOR, 112.5MW Tongonan Geothermal Plant

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ECCO-Asia was responsible for the construction of over 70% of the total number of power plants in the country, with a total capacity of 2,275 MW, and has erected a total of 310 kilometers of transmission lines

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Upgraded to Double AA Contractor. Full range of capabilities in power, commercial, and industrial construction with focus on electromechanical contracts

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Sustained active presence in the telecommunications and power sectors

PLDT, Smart, Globe, ABS-CBN, and Meralco Communications Tower

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First Philippine Holdings Corporation (FPH), the parent company of ECCO-Asia, forms a 60:40 joint-venture construction company with Balfour Beatty (BB) of the United Kingdom and names it First Philippine Balfour Beatty Inc. (FPBB).

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Upgraded to Triple AAA Contractor from Philippine Contractors Accreditation Board (PCAB)
  • Siemens, FGen Sta. Rita and San Lorenzo Power Plant
  • Siemens, FGen Sta. Rita to Calaca 230kV Overhead Transmission Line
  • Casecnan and Bakun Hydro Power Plant
  • Shell Malampaya Onshore Gas Plant
  • Texas Instruments, Baguio Manfacturing Facility Expansion
  • Subic Bay 2x50MVA Substation

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  • NPC, Ilijan Gas Pipeline
  • Shell Malampaya Gas Plant
  • Water Treatment Plant for the Ilijan 1,200MW Power Plant
  • Fort Bonifacio C5 interchange
  • British School Manila

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FPBB received ISO certification for its Quality System according to ISO 9001:2000.

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FPBB received two certifications for its environmental management system according to ISO 14001:1996 and safety management system according to OHSAS 18001:1999. It thus becomes one of the first local contractors to be triple-ISO certified.

LRT 2 Catenary Works

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FPH acquired Balfour Beatty’s 40% share making First Balfour a 100% FPH company.
  • Purefoods-Hormel, Meat Processing Plant
  • CBCP, Pastoral Training Center
  • MWSS/MWCI, Diliman and Taguig Sewerage Treatment Plants
  • British Gas and the British Embassy, Office Fit-Out Works

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Won the contract in Joint Venture with Makati Development Corporation to build the new St. Luke’s Hospital in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig after a tough competitive bidding among local and international contractors.

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  • SCTEx Bridges
  • LRT Line 1 Capacity Expansion Project Phase II – Power Supply & Electrical Works
  • Maxim Semiconductor Plant
  • SunPower, Solar Panel Manufacturing Facility
  • DZ Card Manufacturing Plant Maynilad, Various Pipe laying Works

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Awarded with an Investors in People certification – the first in the PH construction industry – in March 2010

The company was awarded the construction of the 111-ML N. Domingo Water Reservoir, the largest concrete water reservoir structure in the Philippines

Set up and registered ThermaPrime Well Drilling Services to provide well drilling services to EDC
  • Light Rail Transit 1 (LRT 1) North Extension Project
  • Maynilad, Coastal Road Pipe Laying

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The corporate office in Parañaque was awarded by the Philippine Green Building Council as its very first Building for Ecologically Responsive Design Excellence (BERDE) Certified Building in Design

Plant and Equipment Division was formed to provide a full range of equipment that includes earth-moving, lifting equipment, industrial equipment rental, and transport equipment rental.
  • Manila Water, 111 ML San Juan Reservoir
  • RP Energy, 300 MW Redondo Power Energy Power Plant

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Completed the Burgos Wind Farm projects, allowing Energy Development Corporation (EDC) to be the first renewable energy project proponent to win the feed-in tariff race
  • Energy Development Corporation, Burgos 150MW Wind Farm
  • EDC, Burgos 115kV Ovearhead Tranmission Line
  • Nasulo Geothermal Power Plant
  • Petron Refinery Expansion

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Created Overhead Line (OHL) Division which will pursue power transmission opportunities with NGCP and other private power developers

Sets up Therma One Transport Corporation to take advantage of opportunities that exist in the transportation of heavy equipment and materials to various parts of the Philippines
  • Energy Development Corporation, Burgos 4.2MW Solar Farm
  • Juwi, Kirahon 12.5MW Solar Farm

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"FPH declared that the Lopez group will no longer invest in coal-fired power plants. Installed 100-kwp solar rooftop in its Sucat Corporate Office"
  • ePLDT Vitro Makati and Clark Data Centers
  • AES Philippines, Employee Housing Facilities

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Certified as an Quadruple AAAA contractor by the Philippine Contractors Accreditation Board (PCAB)

Order generation and order backlog reaches a historical high with the award of two big-ticket projects: the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway project and the Novaliches-Balara Aqueduct project.

Among the first construction companies that transitions to the ISO 9001:2015 standard for quality management.

Achieved the Investors in People (IiP) Silver accreditation and still remains the first and only IiP-certified engineering and construction company in the Philippines.
  • North Luzon Expressway (Sta. Rita-San Fernando Segment) Road Widening
  • First Philippine Industrial Park, Ready-Built Factories
  • First Gen, LNG Complex Platform

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  • Civil Registry System-Information Technology Phase II Building
  • ABS-CBN, Sound Stage Complex
  • ABS-CBN, ELJ Center for Media Arts School
  • Energy Development Corporation, Civil Works and Routine Maintenance of Geothermal Complex

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First Balfour, one of the country’s leading engineering and construction companies, continues to look for more opportunities for growth as it marks its 50th anniversary.

First Balfour's Plant and Equipment Division (PED) launched its new corporate brand identity, name, and tagline. The organization is now known as T1 Rentals.
  • Light Rail Manila Corporation, LRT 1 Civil Rehabilitation Works
  • Globe Data Center
  • Philippine Geothermal Production Company, Kalinga Geothermal Road and Pad Construction
  • First Philippine Industrial Park, Road and Utilities

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