With more than two decades under its belt, CALCO INDUSTRIES INC. has established itself as one of the premier extruders in the Philippines with clients both from inside and outside of the country. CALCO prides itself with quality products and technical advancements in aluminum manufacturing.
CALCO INDUSTRIES INC. started as a small company originally named as AJAX Industries Inc. located in Quezon City running with only one (1) extrusion machine and a handful of employees. The company marketed itself as a dependable supplier of extruded aluminum profiles that focuses mainly on quality. By simply following and forecasting market trends and having lean inventory practices, the company not only was able to strive but overcame hard economic times. Therefore, CALCO INDUSTRIES INC. became one of the most trusted extruder in the Philippines.
In the year of 1997, AJAX INDUSTRIES INC. now known as CALCO INDUSTRIES INC., successfully established itself as one of the top extruders in the Philippines thru an extensive word of mouth from its loyal clientele. The company decided to expand its operation and market position. Having started only delivering its product thru partners such as dealers and distributors, CALCO INDUSTRIES INC. acquired the 3000 US ton of DEMAG press and introduced extended capability of producing bigger profiles which gave the company the position to supply for a variety of different prestigious real estate projects in Metro Manila.
In 1998, because of its continued growth, the company decided to move to a bigger location in Meycauayan, Bulacan.
In year 2005, CALCO INDUSTRIES INC. decided to acquire two (2) more additional presses namely: 4″ Shin Jye 600 US Ton and 3 1/2 Mei Ruey 500 US Ton to accommodate the growing market for smaller profiles
The year 2010 marked two (2) milestones for CALCO INDUSTRIES INC. It acquired the 5″ Yen Sun 1100 US Ton to accommodate additional demands. The machine is more technologically advanced with higher efficiency levels. Secondly, CALCO INDUSTRIES INC. has directly and indirectly supplies its product to US and European markets.
In the year 2011,CALCO INDUSTRIES INC. was tapped by a top interior supplier for Airbus to supply extruded aluminum for the A350 galleys. It was also the year that CALCO decided to elevate its capabilities in delivering high- grade, military specs quality. The company went for a huge overhaul on its operation in preparation in becoming part of the Aerospace Industry. CALCO became one of the founding members of the Aerospace Industries Association of the Philippines (AIAP) whose vision is to help the Philippines become one of the top aerospace hubs in the world.
One of the vision of CALCO INDUSTRIES INC. is to become one of the top global aluminum extruders in the world. And as such, CALCO religiously follows a globally recognized international standard: ISO. This year marked a huge milestone for the company. At the time of its certification, it was the only running extrusion company in the Philippines that was given an ISO Certification by the renowned certification body: TUV SUD.
CALCO INDUSTRIES INC. strongly believes that to be successful, it is important that our organization as a whole also grows with the company. As part of its continued effort for continual growth, the company started investing on its people by providing internationally recognized seminars. Through these trainings, CALCO was able to smoothly transitioned and acquired the updated version of the ISO 9001.
CALCO INDUSTRIES INC. has now established itself as one of the premier extruders in the Philippines and slowly making its mark in the international market by outpacing its competitors through the consistent delivery of hi-grade products and services, high- productivity and efficiency of its operations as well as continuously looking for challenges that will upgrade its capabilities.