MOUNT ROCK POWDER CORP. was formed in 2008 by a group of local and individual shareholders who are presently and currently involved in the Philippine mining and quarry industries.
The shareholders' main objective and concern was to introduce into the Philippine explosive market another reputable and continuous source of reliable, safe, fresh and cost efficient hi-explosives and it's blasting accessories for the use at the mining, quarry and construction industries.
Because of this endeavor, TENAGA KIMIA SDN BHD of Malaysia, a world known and reputable supplier and provider of industrial and mining explosives in the Southeast Asian region, had capitalized itself to join in and be part of Mount Rock in 2009.
At present, the company utilizes and distributes to the Philippine mining, quarry, coal, seismic, construction and civil industries the world known - Tenaga Kimia & Austin Powder Explosives brands.
To focus on the continuous growth by supplying safe, fresh, cost-efficient and reliable explosives to our customers. And to apply our hands-on technical services in providing clear solutions to our customers by maximizing their blasting end results.Mission
To undertake the continuous supply of wide range of hi-explosive and its accessories, technical services and likewise to promote safe blasting technologies to our valued customers.
We are supported by leaders, independent suppliers and major companies in the industry of blasting technology and civil explosives around the world.
AUSTIN POWDER has been in business manufacturing explosives since 1833 and is considered to be one of the biggest suppliers of explosives & initiating explosives products and distributor in the world. Austin Powder is a proud founding member of the Institute of Makers of Explosives (IME). Austin Powder, a US-based company in Cleveland, Ohio is a proud founding member of the Institute of Makers of Explosives (IME).
Today they manufacture a full line of industrial explosives and accessories, and provide technical and blasting services to customers throughout North America and around the world. They also service customers in the quarrying, mining, construction and seismic industries.
TENAGA KIMIA is the largest civil explosives supplier in Malaysia. The company was established in 1976 to manufacture NPX, a nitro paraffin explosive for rock blasting then in 1983 they started to produce water-in-oil emulsion explosive with the technical collaboration of Nitro Nobel AB.
TENAGA KIMIA'S operation is ISO 9001 accredited. The production capacity of its FEEM certified Packaged Emulsion Plant is 6,000mT per year. TENAGA KIMIA is in a joint venture with AUSTIN POWDER for the manufacturer of high explosives and initiating explosives worldwide.