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DPWH Aims May 25 Completion of Health Facility in Biñan, Laguna


The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) quickly mobilized the conversion of Alonte Sports Arena in Biñan, Laguna in respond to the urgent and burgeoning need for healthcare facilities.

Citing a report from Undersecretary and DPWH Task Force for Augmentation of Health Facilities head Emil K. Sadain, Secretary Mark A. Villar said that the quarantine facility will have a total of 68 bed cubicles and will cater to patients from the province of Laguna and other areas from the Southern Tagalog Region.

DPWH Resumes Construction of Flagship Infra Projects in Metro Manila


Construction works on flagship projects of the Department of Public Works and Highways have resumed (DPWH) in the National Capital Region.

In his report to Secretary Mark A. Villar, DPWH Undersecretary Emil K. Sadain that civil works have resumes at Bonifacio Global City-Ortigas Center Link Road Project with the DPWH Unified Project Management Office (UPMO) operations strictly implementing the construction safety guidelines issued by the Secretary.

Filinvest Tent 'We Heal As One' Center completed


Public Works and Highways Secretary Secretary Mark A. Villar announced that a new health facility is already completed in southern Metro Manila thru collaboration between government and private sectors.

The 9th “We Heal As One’ Center was put up at Filinvest Tent in Alabang, Muntinlupa City that will augment government’s efforts against COVID-19 pandemic, said Secretary Villar.

DPWH, Villar Group turn over PhilSports ‘We Heal As One’ to PNP Medical Corp


Medical personnel from the Philippine National Police (PNP) will oversee and lead operations at Philippine Sports (PhilSports) Arena or ULTRA (University of Life Training and Recreational Arena) ‘We Heal As One’ Center. This was after Department of Public Works and Highways and Villar Group of Companies turned over the 132-bed capacity COVID-19 facility to the PNP Medical Corps.