Structural Steel Bridges Erection in SCTEx

Project Description First Balfour won a subcontract from JFE Engineering Corporation for the erection of structural steel bridges as part of the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway Project Package 1. The scope included the erection of steel girders at Tipo (122 meters), Layac (240 meters) and Porac (400 meters). First Balfour was responsible for the unloading of steel girders supplied by the client and their installation at the 3 project sites together with

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Construction of FPIP-2 Central Gates and Road Linkages

Project Description First Balfour won the contract for the civil works requirements in the expansion area of FPIP including road works, parking, pedestrian underpass, vehicular subway U-turn slot, central tower, and main gate. Also included in the road works are underground utilities such as sewer, storm drainage and industrial waste requirements, street lighting system, and electrical requirements, and communication requirements. Your browser does not support the video tag.

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Construction of San Juan River Bridge

Project Description The project involved the design, supply of materials, fabrication, construction of abutments and slabs, and the erection of a steel structure bridge over the San Juan River. The bridge is a 6-lane structure and has a span of 55.8 linear meters with a width of 29.2 meters. The steel structure rests on concrete abutment with reinforced concrete slab of 200 mm thick. It has a 3 meter wide

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Structural Rehabilitation and Transfer of Reefer Gantry at Pier 15

Project Description Asian Terminals, Inc. awarded First Balfour with a pile retrofitting job at Pier 15 in South Harbor, Manila. The challenge was to complete the retrofitting job under the pier without hampering its operation. The works cover the cleaning and cutting of existing corroded steel piles; chipping of existing encased concrete; supply, fabrication and installation of reinforcing bars; installation of forms and concrete placement of exposed portion of 325

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St. Luke’s Medical Center – Bonifacio Global City

Project Description After a tough competitive bidding among the best contractors in the Philippines and Asia, the St. Luke’s Medical Center (SLMC) Project in Bonifacio Global City was awarded to a joint venture (JV) between the Makati Development Corporation (MDC) and First Balfour. The project scope included the civil, structural, architectural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and fire protection works for this premier medical facility. SLMC is one of the largest hospitals

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Texas Instruments Bump Building Expansion

Project Description The project involved the construction of the Bump Building Expansion at the existing Texas Instruments Philippines Clark Facility at the Clark Freeport Zone in Pampanga. The new building addition added approximately 20,000 sq.ft. of cleanroom space to the existing Bump Building on site. The project consisted of the construction, startup, commissioning of new building space, and included civil works, foundation, building construction ,and architectural works to complete the

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Purefoods Hormel Meat Processing Plant

Project Description First Balfour was the General Contractor for the construction of a new Meat Processing Plant mainly for hotdogs and other Purefoods-Hormel products. It consisted of two main buildings: the 25,000 sq.m. Production Building and the 3,500 sq. m. Administration Building. Part of the project scope was the merging of the existing facility with the new construction to come up with a single production building. Also included was the

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Maxim Dallas Semi-conductor Plant

Project Description The original contract for this project was for the construction of a world-standard, 2-level semiconductor facility with an approximate area of 4,322 sq. m. It has a clean room production area, material storage area, shipping area, offices, network room, cafeteria, and kitchen and loading docks. After 2 months into the contract, First Balfour was awarded with the expansion which was about 64% of the original area and involved

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The Manansala Tower

Project Description First Balfour constructed Rockwell Land Corporation’s 41-storey residential condominium building. It consists of a 3-level substructure, 6-level podium, and a 35-storey tower with a total floor area of 88,700 sq.m. The project scope included reinforced concrete columns, walls, beams, girders, slabs from ground floor upwards, architectural finishes, electrical works, plumbing, sanitary works, fire protection, and mechanical works for the whole building. Also included in its scope was the

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111ML N. Domingo Reservoir

Project Description The project involved upgrading the existing 92 ML San Juan Reservoir into a bigger reservoir with greater holding capacity of 111 million liters. During construction, the old San Juan reservoir was demolished in phases to avoid disruptions in water supply. There were 3 equal chambers constructed, each with a capacity of 37 ML. Built before the start of World War II in 1937, the old San Juan reservoir

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