A DESALINATION plant (pictured above) of Vivant Corp. subsidiary Isla Mactan Cordova Corp. that is under construction in Barangay Catarman, Cordova, Cebu is expected to be operational by January next year. The plant’s equipment was installed on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2023. Present during the installation ceremony were (inset, from left) Cebu City Vice Mayor Raymond Alvin Garcia, Vivant Infracore Holdings president and chief operating officer Jess Anthony Garcia, Vivant Corp. chief executive officer Arlo A. G. Sarmiento, Cebu Provincial Board Member Carmela Franco, Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia, Vivant Corp. chairman of the board Francis Damasus Garcia, Senate President Juan Miguel Zubiri, Sen. Risa Hontiveros, Cordova Mayor Cesar Suan, Cordova Vice Mayor Victor Tago III, Vivant Energy Corp. executive vice president and chief operating officer Emil Andre Garcia. / ARKEEN LARISMA