On Tuesday, January 17th, 2023, at 09:09 a.m., AGC Vinythai Public Company Limited marked an auspicious time with groundbreaking and first pile driving ceremony for the construction of its expansion projectat Map Ta Phut 1 Plant, so called Sakura project. The ceremony was held with aims at bringing good luck on proceeding the project successfully and safely as well as greatly boosting morale of Sakura project team members and respective business partners.
Mr. Kazuaki Koga, Managing Director of AGC Vinythai, presided over the ceremony among management team and employees led
by Mr. Satoru Miyatake, Plant and Technical Director and Mr. Tomoyuki Kaneko, Deputy Director – Expansion MTP1 and MTP2.
The Management team of JGCME, the business partner, led by Mr. Kenji Ito, Sustainable Solutions President of JGC Co., Ltd. and
Mrs. Wilawan Songjaroen, Managing Director of GC Maintenance and Engineering Co., Ltd. also participated in the ceremony as
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