Manila-Quezon Expressway

Project Description: 
  • The Project is for the design, finance, construction, operation and maintenance of a 102.3-kilometer (crossing Laguna de Bay) toll road from Pasig City to Candelaria, Quezon. The project includes eight (8) interchanges, namely: C5 Extension, Binangonan, Pililla, Jala Jala, Pila, San Pablo, Dolores and Candelaria. The project will have the following segments:



Project Segments




C-5 to Pililla, Rizal



Pililla, Rizal to Pila, Laguna



Pila, Laguna to Candelaria, Quezon




Project Objectives: 

This project aims to:

  • maximize the Value of Time (VOT) savings of the motorists using the expressway project
  • contribute to well-balanced development of the Calabarzon providing new transportation infrastructure

  • support attracting new economic zones along the proposed route

  • help alleviate growing congestion of existing SLEX road networks

Project Concessionaire: 

Grand Metro-Manila Gateway Company, Inc. (GMMGCI)

Project Cost: 
  • P 66.7 B

Project Status: 
  • Proposal was submitted by Grand Metro-Manila Gateway Company, Inc. (GMMGCI) on August 24, 2016
  • DPWH acknowledged the letter to GMMGCI for their intent but requested to submit a complete proposal in accordance with the Republic Act No. 6987, as amended by Republic Act No. 7718 and its Implementing Rules and Regulations of 2006, as amended in 2012 (BOT Law IRR).

  • DPWH PPP Service forwarded the proposal to concerned DPWH offices for review.
  • DPWH reiterated to GMMGCI its request to submit the complete proposal.
  • For Evaluation
Project Alignment: