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Company History

Pagasa Steel Old Plant
1964 Established on Dec. 18, 1964 as Pag-asa Steel Works, Inc. with the first fully automatic rolling mill in the country
1967 Rolls its first bar in January of 1967
1971 Upgrades mill with technical assistance from Kyoei Steel Works of Osaka, Japan
1972 Begins production of wire rods in addition to rebars
1974 Supplies hotel building boom in preparation for the IMF-World Bank Summit
1975 Pioneers the placement of its logo on its bars before it is mandated by law for all Philippine rebar manufacturers
1975 Supplies the entire NLEX Viaduct project, the first of many major infrastructure projects, upon the recommendation of foreign project consultants
1976 Pioneers production of Grade 60, high-strength bars in the Philippines
1977 Pre-qualified by US Nuclear Regulatory Commission
1979 Supplies high grade bars for Bataan Nuclear Power Plant with a 15-year guarantee and 100% passing rate for testing
1989 Company celebrates 25th Anniversary
1994 Launches Mill #2 to meet increasing demand
1998 Launches ISO 9002-based quality management system
1999 Certified to ISO 9002- quality management systems, later updated to ISO 9001.
2004 Chemical and Mechanical Testing Lab receives DPWH certification in February
2005 Receives the Department of Energy's Don Emilio Abello Energy Efficiency Award
2006 Receives the Department of Energy's Don Emilio Abello Energy Efficiency Award
2009 Launches ISO 17025 QA Laboratory Accreditation
2010 Granted ISO 17025 QA Laboratory Accreditation
2011 Launches Integrated Management System (IMS)
2012 Receives the Department of Energy's Don Emilio Abello Energy Efficiency Award
2012 Joins the Philippine Industrial Energy Efficiency Project of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in conjunction with the Global Environmental Facility (GEF), Department of Trade and Industry (DTI), and Department of Energy (DOE)
2013 Receives the Department of Energy's Don Emilio Abello Energy Efficiency Award
2013 Granted IMS Certification to:
ISO 9001 - Quality Management System
ISO 14001 - Environmental Management System
OSHAS 18001 - Occupational Health and Safety Management System
2014 Receives the Department of Energy's Don Emilio Abello Energy Efficiency Award
2014 Company celebrates 50th Anniversary

Pagasa Steel Newspaper Nuclear Power Plant Accredited