PHILIPPINES- Mechatrends Contractors Corporation recently completed a 2 x 1500 metric tons Mounded LPG storage facility for Petron Corporation in Misamis Occidental. The new facility will provide additional LPG capacity for Petron to augment its existing storage to service the ever -increasing demand for LPG in the southern region. Mechatrends is the leading LPG industry contractor in the country. It provides design, engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction and maintenance services in the LPG industry. It counts among its clients all the major Oil Companies as well as the LPG Independents.
Recognizing the inherent safety of mounded tank installation, Mechatrends pioneered the construction of the first mounded LPG storage tanks for an independent player in 2013. Prior to this, all of the LPG storage tanks installed at Oil/LPG Terminals were all aboveground types. To date Mechatrends, is regarded as the industry leader in mounded LPG storage construction in the country.