CALUMPIT, Bulacan –Frey-Fil Corporation boasts of its capabilities to be a one-stop shop in the field of construction with the recent hosting of the 21st Century Precast Roadshow in its eight-hectare plant in this town.
Among the products presented to architects and engineers are the following:
AASHTO I-Girder – for spans ranging to 45m formwork commonly used in the Philippines, ideal for rural areas where aesthetics is not a priority and concrete has lower maintenance. The American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) is a standard-setting body which publishes specifications, test protocols and guidelines which are used in highway design and construction throughout the United States.
Tunnel Lining Segment which is being used in the 6.5km stretch tunnel connecting Ipo and Angat Dam.
U-Girder – for spans ranging 20m to 60m, aesthetically pleasing, integrate with translabs deck, allows works to progress with the right of way issues and concrete has lower maintenance of the structure. It is now being used in the construction of MRT 7.
Steel I-Beams – for spans ranging to 20 m for small bridges.
Multi-Box Steel Girder – for spans ranging 40m to 100m, higher tension stiffness, relatively narrow rectangular steel box sections, maintenance considerations and it is effective where deck height must be limited.
Box Girders – for spans 60m upwards, aesthetically superior design, DPWH approved a design, superstructure allows provision for utilities, concrete has lower maintenance of structure and with the right of way considerations. It is now being used in the multi-million construction of Calumpang Bridge in Batangas City. The production of the segments follows the exact sequence of the installation on site.
Translab – also known as semi-precast element floor is a type of precast slab system that uses a combination of precast reinforced concrete panels and poured into topping as a means of construction suspended concrete slabs. Their advantage is faster construction, eliminates formwork, flexibility in design and eliminates bar chairs.
Other precast products include precast wall, glass fiber reinforced concrete, columns, barriers, manholes, septic tanks, beams, and piles.
According to Eric Cruz, FFC chairman of the board, his company is an ISO9001:2015 certified construction company with “AAA” General Engineering Construction License issued by the Philippine Contractors Accreditation Board and they have major offices and plants in Calumpit, Bulacan; Baras in Rizal, Quezon City, Cebu and Davao.
He also added that manning the company is a core of seasoned engineers and professionals who are individually experienced in their own field of expertise. As such, FFC has an access to cutting-edge techniques and methodologies in civil constructions.
FFC has acquired competence and expertise in the field of infrastructure, building constructions and precast prestressed concrete and is currently operating business offices and plant facilities nationwide to better serve the needs of the ever-growing construction industry.
As a one-stop shop and with the booming construction industry, FCC can provide the following services:
Filmetrics – your trusted technology partner that brings together biometrics, mobile systems, and data analytics.
AlinDE – engineering, architecture, and various socio-economic, environmental expertise.
Fil Geosolutions Inc. – remote sensing and geographic information system, aerial photogrammetry using manned and unmanned aerial system and various land and hydrographical survey.
TopCruz YSP Inc. – metal products and services.
GeoPrimeIncorporated – geotechnical engineering services and products, geological services and laboratory testing
FF Cruz Shipping Corporation – transportation services, cargo, and freight
Eastern – aggregates Corporation.
Kathrina Verde Land Corporation – Real estate developer
FFC President and CEO Joachim Enenkel said he is proud to be a part of a great company with an impressive track record and best future outlook, adding, the company is well positioned and capable to continue advancing new technologies to the construction market. (RONDA Balita Online News)