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3.2-Km. Laguna Lake Highway Opens July 7


The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has completed the construction of the 3.2 kilometer portion of Laguna Lake Highway in Taguig City.

DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar led on Friday, July 7, 2017, the opening to motoring public of the additional 2 lane at the east bound direction of Laguna Lake Highway which is expected to reduce travel time from Taytay, Rizal to Bicutan, Taguig from one (1) hour to just 30 minutes.

Samar 1 still No.1 in Quality Assurance Nationwide


Out of 234 District Engineering Offices nationwide, the Department of Public Works and Highways–Samar First District Engineering Office (DPWH-SFDEO) maintains its Rank 1 standing in the implementation of quality control.

The annual rating of quality assurance implementation for 2016 reveals Samar 1 to be still on top besting other District Engineering Offices nationwide.

3rd LED Turns Over Municipal Building to Leyte Town


The entire municipal building of Leyte was one of the structures which was severely damaged by super typhoon Yolanda when it hit the region in November 8, 2013.

Funds amounting to P42M were allotted to the Department of Public Works and Highways Leyte 3rd Engineering District Office by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Recovery Assistance for Yolanda (RAY) program for immediate reconstruction of the said building.

DPWH-Biliran DEO CY 2017 Regular Infra Projects now in full swing


The Department of Public Works and Highways –Biliran District Engineering Office (DPWH-BDEO) has started implementation of its CY 2017 Regular Infrastructure projects. With over 940M projects to complete this year, this district office is up for the challenge.

As of March 2017, 12 projects out of 52 projects below P50M are already on its full swing. Among these projects are repair of six (6) bridges and extension of two (2) flood control structures.