CMC (Asia) Inc.: An Epic vision

C.M.C. (Asia) Inc. embodies the essential Italian theme: to build upon epic Visions.

From its perception in 1901 by a small group of workers, CMC has since expanded through the years, and is now positioned as Europe's largest construction cooperative, ranking among Italy's top three major construction companies.

Steadily CMC Asia has become formidable  global presence in the construction industry with 11 offices in four continents and an annual turn over $350 million dollars.

In the Asia-Pacific region alone, CMC Asia of late, has been involved in numerous multi-million dollars projects, containing such undertaking as infrastructure works, hydraulic engineering, residential, commercial, and educational building, industrial buildings and structures, marine works, integrated agriculture and rural development projects.

CMC clients cover an international demo graphs of central and local governments, international agencies, industrial enterprises and the private sector, serviced by the company's 3000 strong workforce.

In the Philippines, CMC has been actively committed to two infrastructure projects, specially in the last six years. In 1997, California Energy International awarded the company, as leader of the CP Consortium, the EPC Contract for the construction of the Casecnan Multipurpose Power Project in Nueva Ecija. $640 million project includes the excavation of the 28 kilometer tunnel underground power house, two intake dams and structure.

The second project is the award from  Argentina's IMPSA, for the construction and rehabilitation of the $450 million Caliraya-Botocan-Kayalaan Hydropower Project in Laguna, converting the rehabilitation of the existing plants and structures and the construction of the second stage of Kalayaan.

CMC Asia marks its century this March 2001, and tracks 100 years of expeditious in heavy construction with a reputation for reliability, competence and the best quality service in the industry. With its numerous projects worldwide, CMC is expected to become an even more active and dominant presence in the global scene.