Aboitiz Construction attended the inauguration of the pilot plant in Barangay Lumbangan, Nasugbu, Batangas on September 7, 2016.

L-R; Hubert D. Tubio (ROXAS), Mr. Pedro Roxas (ROXAS), Mr. Takashi Suzuki (NSENGI), Mr. John Allan Vinta (MICROMATIC), Mr. Jim Aboitiz (ABOITIZ), Mr. Osamu Azegami (TOYOTA), Mr Shinkichi Goto (JIRCAS)

Present during the inauguration were Aboitiz Construction chair Jim Aboitiz, chief operating officer Albert Ignacio, operations vice president Jonathan Bendebel, marketing vice president Felma Yap, marketing manager Alanie Diaz, project manager Jeffrey Yamit, together with his project management team.

Also present from NSEBIO were NSEBIO President – Mr. Kenji Takenaka, Business Development Manager – Mr. Akinori Wada, Project Manager of NSEBIO – Mr. Seiichiro Morisaki & Mr. Seiichiro Morisaki, Section Manager – Mr. Yasuhiko Kato, Engineering Manager of NSENGI – Mr. Kentaro Morita & Mr. Yoichi Ishibashi, Construction Engineer – Mr. Ryoh Fukuda, Managing Director of PNS – Mr. Masatake Watanabe, Project Engineer – Mr. Rondec Mendoza, Ms. Noriko Yasutani & Mr. Naomichi Hata, Deputy Director & Chief Civil Engineer – Ms. Archelez Dumandan, Site Construction Superintendent – Mr. Eric Tuason, Accounting Officer – Ms. Sarah Jane Manalo, Site Admin Assistant – Ms. Julie Ann Panaligan

The project, owned by Central Azucarera De Don Pedro, is financially supported by the Japanese government under the Japanese national program of supporting development of low carbon technology.  The pilot plant was built by Aboitiz Construction.  The technology will decrease global warming and, at the same time, will avoid competing with food security.  The plant occupies an area of 2400 square meters.