Megaworld taps EEI to build mall, BPO offices in BGC

Posted at 11/19/2012 6:13 PM | Updated as of 11/19/2012 6:14 PM

MANILA, Philippines - Megaworld Corp. has tapped EEI Corp. as its general contractor for 3 upscale developments at its Uptown Bonifacio project in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig.  

Under the deal, EEI will handle the construction of the three-level Uptown Mall and two office towers targeting companies in the business process outsourcing (BPO) industry.  Megaworld and EEI signed the contract of partnership last November 15. 

Megaworld is developing the 15-hectare Uptown Bonifacio, located near the British, American and Japanese international schools in Bonifacio Global City.

"Megaworld's brand promise underscores quality... We put a lot of time into the planning of our projects.  In looking for contractors to partner with, we conduct detailed studies on the market and the industry.  This way, we're able to identify contractors that match our exacting standards," said Megaworld Senior Vice President for Operations Division Philipps Cando in a statement. 

EEI President and CEO Roberto Castillo said,  "Megaworld defines quality.  The company will challenge us to meet and even exceed their expectations.  We aim to satisfy every demand to deliver impressive end-results."

Since 1994, Megaworld has launched more than 250 residential buildings, office towers, commercial centers and hotels.

Aside from the Uptown Bonifacio developments, EEI is also the general contractor of Megaworld's Eight Forbes Town Road residential project in BGC, and One Central, at the junction of Sen. Gil Puyat and Ayala avenues in Makati.