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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.

JICA Turns over to DPWH and DepEd 7 Reconstructed Elementary School Buildings


The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) turns over seven (7) reconstructed school buildings as well as their corresponding documents and spare parts reserved for plumbing and electricity to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and Department of Education (DepEd) in April 10, 2016 at the DPWH Regional Office 8 Baras, Palo, Leyte.

DPWH Seals Consultancy Deal for Panguil Bay Bridge Project


The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) signed a memorandum of agreement with Korean firms for the consultancy services of the foreign-assisted Panguil Bay Bridge Project in Northern Mindanao.

Yooshin Engineering Corporation, in joint venture with Pyunhwa Engineering Consultants Ltd., and Kyong-Ho Engineering & Architect Co. Ltd., won the competitive bidding under the Philippine government procurement program to provide consultancy services for the project.

DPWH marks 119th Anniversary with new Strategy


The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) celebrates on Friday, June 23, 2017 its 119th Founding Anniversary with theme “Kapayapaan ay Bigyan Daan, Upang Kaunlaran ay Makamtan”.

Highlight of this year’s anniversary is the unveiling of the new DPWH Strategy Map which will serve as the guiding principle to achieve goals of the Department in the next five (5) years.

DPWH Turns Over Second Batch of Relief Assistance for Marawi


The second batch of relief assistance sourced from offices of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) have been turned over to the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) government for distribution to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Marawi City, Lanao Del Sur.

DPWH Undersecretary Emil K. Sadain turned over a total of 450 sacks of rice, 90 boxes of canned goods, and 69 boxes of coffee to ARMM Executive Secretary Laisa Alamia and DPWH-ARMM Secretary Don Loong on Thursday, June 22, 2017 in Cotabato City.