Was established in november 1959 as a single proprietorship company engaged primarily in the production of quality construction mate-rials. It was incorporated in 1989 and has evolved form being a manufacturer of load-bearing concrete hollow blocks. Granolithic and cement tiles to one of the countryʼs leading integrated companies that quarries, processes and transports its own raw materials and produces them into quality concrete pipes, readymix asphalt and concrete for building and Infrastructures.
Pacific Concrete Products, inc. (PCPI) as it is known today started as a small cement tile, granolithic and hollow blocks company, and in a span of three years, started to produce concrete pipes for the sewer and drainage requirements of the metropolis. It then grew to be one of the biggest cement tiles and granolithic company with forty (40) rotary presses. For over a decade pacific concrete products, inc. Maintained its prominence and leadership in manufacturing cement tiles and granolithic, supplying 20 to 25% of greater manila areas requirements.
Among the prominent edifices which were supplied by pacific tiles and granolithic during the 60ʼs and 70ʼs were the Lacson underpass at Quaipo, the Bustillos church, the lilies building, the san Juan parish church in Malolos, the sta. Monica church in Dagupan city, the Binondo church, the Quiapo church, and the countless private homes.
The introduction of cheap synthetic and vinyl tiles and reduction of prices of marble saw the drastic decrease in demand for cement tiles and granolithic industry in the seventies and the eventual phase out by the company of the same.
The company, however, has the commitment to come up with better products and services and continue to provide jobs and opportunities to its people. In 1971, a group of filipino engineers proposed to manufacture a hydraulic concrete pipe machine patterned after vihy machine. Since then, we have acquired and maintained leader-ship in the manufacture of quality concrete pipes in the country. To date, an estimated 20% of metropolitan manila areas concrete pipes have been produced by our company.
The Company, However, Has The Commitment To Come Up With Better Products And Services And Continue To Provide Jobs And Opportunities To Its People. In 1971, A Group Of Filipino Engineers Proposed To Manufacture A Hydraulic Concrete Pipe Machine Patterned After Vihy Machine. Since Then, We Have Acquired And Maintained Leader-ship In The Manufacture Of Quality Concrete Pipes In The Country. To Date, An Estimated 20% Of Metropolitan Manila Areas Concrete Pipes Have Been Produced By Our Company.
In 1979, We Acquired One Of The Most Advanced Machines At The Time, The Columbia Model 5 Automated Block Machine Anad Started To Produce Load-bearing And Steam Cured Hollow Blocks.
It Was In 1963 That Pacific Concrete Products, Inc. Entered Into A Joint Venture With Monark International To Create Pioneer Rock Products ‒ A Company Involved In Quarrying And Producing Aggregates In San Mateo Rizal. Pacific Concrete Products, Inc. Continued To Operate Its Own Rock Quarrying Processing Plant And Now Has The Capacity To Produce Four Thousand (4,000) Metric Tons Of Aggregates Daily, Processing Mining Claims To River Belt Basalt Quarries At The Towns Of Angat, Bulacan; Norzaga-ray, Bulacan; Floridablanca, Pam-panga And Peneranda, Nueva Ecija And Operates Mountain Quarries At Montalban, Rizal, And Balayan, Batangas.
We Have Expanded Our Operations And Set-up Plants In Strategic Locations To Enable Us To Effectively Serve A Wide Range Of Geographical Market As Possible. The Current Year Brings Us A Total Of Ten (10) Plants Providing Jobs And Opportunities To Over 1000 Employees.
It is our companyʼs belief that quality concrete products can only be achieved by dedicated and experienced management and employees, superior, precise and well-maintained machinery and the horizontal integration of the company into raw material production wherein we have a control on quality and supply.
A supportive board of directors, a dynamic management style, and an aggressive marketing strategy are key factors to our progress.
Quality assurance, research, and product development are other factors that contribute to this continuing process.
The times are changing. As it is in every other aspect of life, commerce and industries are experiencing constant change. Particularly in the construction materials and construction industries, the development and introduction of newer and better materials, machines, and methodologies have paved the way for a more efficient and environment-friendly undertaking.
From humble beginnings
Pacific concrete products, inc. Was established in 1959, engaged in the primary business of manufacturing concrete pipes and blocks and granolithic tiles. From these beginnings, we have expanded into quarrying and aggregates production, asphalt ready mix, concrete ready mix, building, bridge, and road construction, plant and equipment trading and recently, heavy engineering and plant fabrication and erection.
We have survived all the trials and tribulations that the second half of the twentieth century put forth before us. To say the least, more than usual social, political, and economic recessions have besieged the Philippines: enough adversity to make the fair-willed fall. We have seen friends and competitors in business alike come and go. But we hung on. We pride ourselves in our fortitude. As the current position of the company proves we haven’t only survived, we flourished.
Secret of our success
It’s no secret really. It lies in our adherence to the values providing quality products and services can only be provided by a dedicated, competent, and experienced workforce using technologically superior and well maintained machinery. Together with the company’s horizontal integration into raw materials production, wherein quality and supply are fully controlled, then you see why it’s not really a secret.
We have served thousands of housing, building, and roads and bridges projects. We have served with pride and honor knowing that we have contributed to the development of our nation. And we look forward to the opportunity of being of service to you.
Gemiliano “Mel” Lopez Chairman Emeritus
From The Chairman
Atty. Alexander Lopez
Roads, highways, bridges, airports, housing and buildings have indeed been the barometers of our growth as a nation. As we commit our- selves to this greater cause of national progress, we in-debt our success to our thousands of employees and management for without their competence, dedication and commitment to our mission and vision, our achievements and continued success would not be possible.
Though we look to the future with optimism, we in pacific concrete products, inc., pride ourselves in our humble beginnings. We were established as a manufacturer and supplier of construction