By Iris Gonzales (The Philippine Star) | Updated March 24, 2017 - 12:00am
MANILA, Philippines - DM Consunji Inc. has bagged P9 billion worth of infrastructure projects comprising tollway, power and water from public and private proponents.
Jorge Consunji, president of DM Consunji, said the projects have provided the company a strong start for the year.
“We started the year strong with these newly-awarded contracts. Hopefully, this will be the start of the aggressive rollout of mega-infrastructure projects across the country. We really need the additional roads and facilities,” he said.
In January, the company won the contract for the P1.3 billion Bued Viaduct at Section 3B-3 and roadway construction of Section 3B-4 Bued to Rosario, La Union of the Tarlac–Pangasinan–La Union Expressway of Private Infra Development Corp.
It also secured a P7.2 billion contract for the Laguna portion of the Cavite-Laguna Expressway project from MPCALA Holdings Inc.
National Power Corp. likewise awarded three projects to DM Consunji. These are the remedial work of San Roque MPP Spillway Plunge Pool Area in Pangasinan; construction of Mansalay switching station and expansion of Bansud and San Jose substation projects in Oriental Mindoro, and the rehabilitation of the Calapan-Bansud 69KV transmission line project, also in Oriental Mindoro.
DM Consunji also won the bid to construct three projects for Maynilad Water Services. These include a pipe replacement project in Parañaque City, the construction of a 30ML Reservoir and Pump Station in Imus, Cavite and the Putatan 20MLD Reverse Osmosis facility in Muntinlupa City.