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DPWH Installs Rain Water Collection System in Quirino Province

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has installed 19 rain water collection system for schools in Quirino province, an innovative way to maximize use of rainwater for sanitation purposes.

The rain water collection systems were installed at elementary and secondary schools in the municipalities of Aglipay, Cabarroguis, Diffun, Maddela and Nagtipunan.

According DPWH Quirino District Engineering Office (QDEO) District Engineer Marifel T. Andes, P3.4 million was allocated for the construction of these rain water collection systems.

DPWH Completes Improvement of Access Road to Albay's Misibis Bay

A beach destination in Bacacay, Albay is now more accessible with newly-improved roads that are projects of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and Department of Tourism.

The 8-kilometer Cagraray Circumferential Road and the 12-kilometer Sto. Domingo-Misibis Road, both leading to Cagraray Island where the known Misibis Bay is located, have been rehabilitated, paved, and widened to become safer access roads for tourists.

6 DPWH Cadet Engineers Take Oath for Public Service

Six DPWH Cadet Engineers – Batch 3 for Engineer II positions take oath at the DPWH-8 Office of the Director, Baras, Palo, Leyte last September 29, 2016.

OIC Director Edgar B. Tabacon presided over the oath taking ceremony which was attended by District Officials – including District Engineer Carlos Veloso of Leyte 2nd District Engineering Office (DEO) and District Engineer Lut Baclea-an of Leyte 3rd DEO. Also in attendance were: Gina L. Franco, Chief, Cash Section of Administrative Division, Engr. Marina Bautista and Engr. Ma. Rosario Margallo.

DPWH-XI Has a New Regional Director

The DPWH-XI has a new regional director in the person of Engr. Allan S. Borromeo. He took over the leadership from RD Mariano R. Alquiza during a simple turn-over ceremony at the DPWH-XI regional office Wednesday, October 12.

Engr. Borromeo until his assignment here in region eleven was the Assistant Regional Director of DPWH-Region 12 based in Koronadal City.

Engr. Borromeo is also a seasoned engineer of the DPWH who rose from the ranks starting as laborer at the then MPWH Cagayan de Oro City Sub-District Engineering Office on October 5, 1985.

DWPH Completes P44-M Flood Control Project for Nueva Vizcaya

A newly completed flood control project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is now benefiting residents of a rural municipality in Nueva Vizcaya.

The DPWH through the Nueva Vizcaya Second District Engineering Office (NVSDEO) has completed the construction of a revetment to support to the Mangayang Bridge located at Brgy. Banganan, Aritao, Nueva Vizcaya.

Bataan Students Benefit From New DPWH Footbridge

A four-lane highway regularly crossed by students in Orion, Bataan is now safer, with the recently completed footbridge project of the Department of Public Works and Highway (DPWH).

The newly-constructed footbridge worth P17 million, located in front of Daang Pare Elementary School, now links two sides of the busy Roman Expressway, securing the safety of the residents especially the young pedestrians crossing the street.

DPWH Completes P44-M Flood Control Project for Nueva Vizcaya

A newly completed flood control project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is now benefiting residents of a rural municipality in Nueva Vizcaya.

The DPWH through the Nueva Vizcaya Second District Engineering Office (NVSDEO) has completed the construction of a revetment to support to the Mangayang Bridge located at Brgy. Banganan, Aritao, Nueva Vizcaya.

Bataan Students Benefit from New DPWH Footbridge

A four-lane highway regularly crossed by students in Orion, Bataan is now safer, with the recently completed footbridge project of the Department of Public Works and Highway (DPWH).

The newly-constructed footbridge worth P17 million, located in front of Daang Pare Elementary School, now links two sides of the busy Roman Expressway, securing the safety of the residents especially the young pedestrians crossing the street.

Rawari Section, Quezon, Bukidnon Partially Closed Due to Landslide

Department of Public Works and Highways Regional Office X advise motorists and commuters going to and from Quezon, Bukidnon of the on-going clearing operations at the Rawari Section of Quezon, Bukidnon due to landslide which occurred this morning, October 11, 2016.

The landslide covered 25 meters of the road section, about 5 meters in height and 10.7 meters width.

As of 11 am today, Department of Public Works and Highways Regional Office X reported that the affected road is already 1-lane passable.

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