TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU) Gives Support to Landslide-stricken Area in Naga City on Cebu Island


10/17/2018 1:10 pm

TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU), Inc. (Abbr.: THI; Location: Balamban, Cebu, Philippines; President: Akihiko Mishima) donated relief supplies to Naga City on Cebu Island, which suffered severe damage due to large-scale landslides that occurred on September 21.

Wishing the people of Naga restore and reconstruct from the damage as soon as possible, on behalf of THI, Mr. Hirohisa Kinoshita, General Manager of General Affairs Dept. sent the relief supplies to Naga City.

Donated relief supplies included:
・100 sets of support packages
(5 kilograms of rice, noodles, biscuits, powdered milk, canned food, etc.)
・1000 bottles of drinking water
・363 T-shirts

Ms. KRISTINE CHIONG, Mayor of Naga City expressed her gratitude with the remark “We appreciate the kind support that THI has provided in response to the landslides that hit Naga.” Deed of donation issued by Philippines government was granted to THI.

Aiming to develop hand-in-hand with the local people, THI has since its establishment in 1994 been focused on CSR activities that include not only disaster relief but also construction of schools and hospitals. We will continuously make efforts to contribute to local society by conducting CSR activities.

TSUNEISHI HEAVY INDUSTRIES (CEBU), Inc. (THI) is a joint venture between Japan-based shipbuilder Tsuneishi Group and the Aboitiz Group. The company is one of the top shipyards in the Philippines, and builds mainly 30,000 ton to 180,000 ton class bulk carriers. It employs over 10,000 people including the ones from the subcontractors. As THI has been providing various supports to the community, and contributing greatly to the economic growth and development of Philippines, especially in export business, since 2004, Philippine Economic Zone Authority(PEZA) has awarded THI Outstanding Export Business Prize and Community Project Prize for ten times.

Business: Shipbuilding
Established: September 1994
Employees: Approx. 10,000 (as of January 2018, including subcontractor employees)
Location: West Cebu Industrial Park-SEZ, Buanoy, Balamban, Cebu, Philippines 6041
Shipyard area: Approx. 1,470,000 square meters
Main facilities: Two slipways, one building dock, two floating cranes, etc.
Ship types delivered: Bulk Carriers, Pure Car and Truck Carriers, Tugboats

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