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CAVITEX Southbound Flyover and Marina Left Turning Facility now open

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Department of Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar, Department of Transportation Assistant Secretary for Road Transport and Infrastructure Mark Richmund de Leon, Toll Regulatory Board Executive Director Abraham P. Sales, and Metro Pacific Tollways Chief Toll Operations Officer Roberto Bontia officially open the newly-constructed four (4) lane southbound flyover along Manila-Cavite Expressway (Cavitex).

DPWH Multi-Sector Governance Council Holds 4th Quarter 2018 Meeting

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) led by Secretary Mark A. Villar and stakeholders’ representative recently held the 4th Quarter DPWH Multi-Sector Governance Council (MSGC) meeting at the DPWH Central Office for an assessment review of the Department’s strategic infrastructure programs, policies and key accomplishments for FY 2018.

Tripartite Agreement signed for Backfilling Site of DPWH Flood Mitigation Project

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Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has signed a tripartite memorandum of agreement with the Laguna Lake Development Authority (LLDA) and Toyo Construction Company, Ltd. for the establishment of an ideal backfilling site for materials taken from the dredging and excavations of the banks and waterway of Lower Marikina River under the DPWH Pasig Marikina River Channel Improvement Project-Phase III.

DPWH conducts forum with foreign consulting firms on various infrastructure projects

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) led by Secretary Mark A. Villar held a forum with foreign consulting firms on the various infrastructure projects implemented under the Duterte administration’s ‘Build, Build, Build’ program. Undersecretary for Unified Project Management Office (UPMO) Operations and Technical Services Emil K. Sadain provided the 17 foreign consultancy firms an overview of the high impact projects expected to propel economic development and improve lives of the Filipino people.

DPWH holds consultation meeting on Ease of Doing Business Act, Project Repeal

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Officials of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) headed by Undersecretary Ardeliza Medenilla together with representatives of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) met recently to discuss the provisions of the new R.A. 11032 (Ease of Doing Business and Efficient Government Services Delivery Act of 2018) which amended the RA 9485 or the Anti-Red Tape and the process and key outputs for the government’s Project Repeal.

DPWH Central Office attains CSC PRIME-HRM Maturity Level 2 Award

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Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark A. Villar receives from Civil Service Commission (CSC) DPWH Field Office Director Evelyn A. Viernes (at left) a Certificate of Recognition for DPWH Central Office obtaining Maturity Level 2 in human resource system under the CSC Enhanced Program to Institutionalize Meritocracy and Excellence in Human Resource Management (PRIME HRM) during the flag raising rites on December 17, 2018.

DPWH repairs 6 road sections in Metro Manila this weekend

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will conduct repairs on five (5) major thoroughfares in four (4) cities of Metro Manila over the weekend.

DPWH-National Capital Region (DPWH-NCR) Director Melvin B. Navarro announced that the road reblocking activities will be conducted from 11 p.m. Friday, December 14, 2018 until 5 a.m. Monday, December 17, 2018.

DPWH repairs 6 road sections in Metro Manila this weekend

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will conduct repairs on five (5) major thoroughfares in four (4) cities of Metro Manila over the weekend.

DPWH-National Capital Region (DPWH-NCR) Director Melvin B. Navarro announced that the road reblocking activities will be conducted from 11 p.m. Friday, December 14, 2018 until 5 a.m. Monday, December 17, 2018.

DPWH completes P6-M slope protection project in Alamada, North Cotabato

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Residents of Barangay Kitacubong, Alamada, North Cotabato now have a defense wall against landslides and road closures with the completion of a slope protection project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) along Banisilan-Guiling-Alamada-Libungan Road.

DPWH North Cotabato 2nd District Engineer Eliseo L. Otoc said the project costing P6.5 million covers the rehabilitation and reconstruction of a 934-square meter portion of existing retaining structure in the area with slips, slope collapse, and landslide.

DPWH completes P6-M slope protection project in Alamada, North Cotabato

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Residents of Barangay Kitacubong, Alamada, North Cotabato now have a defense wall against landslides and road closures with the completion of a slope protection project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) along Banisilan-Guiling-Alamada-Libungan Road.

DPWH North Cotabato 2nd District Engineer Eliseo L. Otoc said the project costing P6.5 million covers the rehabilitation and reconstruction of a 934-square meter portion of existing retaining structure in the area with slips, slope collapse, and landslide.

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