TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU), Inc., an Overseas Group Company of TSUNEISHI SHIPBUILDING, opens “Challenges & Changes” website to showcase company progress, celebrate its 20th anniversary.
December 1, 2014
TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU), Inc. (Cebu Island, Republic of the Philippines), a group company of TSUNEISHI SHIPBUILDING Co., Ltd., has opened its “Challenges & Changes” website to showcase the company’s development & progress in celebration of its 20th anniversary.
・TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU), Inc.
20th Anniversary Website “Challenges & Changes”
・TSUNEISHI SHIPBUILDING Co ., Ltd.
TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU), Inc. was founded in 1994 in the town of Balamban, in the western part of Cebu Island in the Philippines, as an overseas factory of TSUNEISHI SHIPBUILDING Co., Ltd. (head office: Fukuyama, Hiroshima, Japan). At the time of its founding, successful examples of expansions into overseas markets were extremely rare in Japan’s shipbuilding industry. The history of the development of Tsuneishi’s new-shipbuilding and repair businesses has been lined with challenges and changes.
At the website “Challenges & Changes,” you can view historic photos of the development of Tsuneishi’s shipbuilding business, starting with the construction of the shipyard and continuing to the construction of bulk carriers and car carriers and the expansion of production equipment due to the growth of the factory. You can also learn about Tsuneishi’s wide variety of CSR activities aimed at developing the local region, as well as read a congratulatory message from Philippine president H. E. Benigno S. Aquino III.
■About TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU), Inc.
TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU) Inc. is a joint venture between Japan-based shipbuilder Tsuneishi Group（head office: Fukuyama， Hiroshima，Japan) and the Aboitiz Group. TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU), group company of TSUNEISHI SHIPBUILDING Co., Ltd., is celebrating its 20th year in operation in Balamban, Cebu, Philippines. TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU) builds about 20 vessels per year, centered on 30,000 ton to 180,000 ton class bulk carriers, and is one of the top shipyards in the Philippines. It employs over 10,000 people directly or through cooperative companies. TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU), Inc. received the Hall of Fame Award for Outstanding Community Projects and the Outstanding Exporter in the large enterprise category from the Philippine Economic Zone Authority (PEZA) making it the company’s 9th recognition.
Business：Shipbuilding and repair
Employees：Approx. 13,000 (including subcontractor workers and affiliate companies)
Shipyard area：Approx. 1,470,000 square meters
Main facilities：Two building slipways, one building dock, two 1300-ton floating cranes, etc.
Ship type of delivered：Bulk carriers, pure car & truck carriers
－ For inquiries regarding this matter, contact: －
TSUNEISHI HOLDINGS CORPORATION
Marketing Communication Dept.
Head Office (Fukuyama) TEL: +81-84-987-4915
Tokyo Office TEL: +81-3-3264-7733