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Fascinating Bridge in Manila Readies to Open

Glow of lights, thermoplastic pavement markings, and painted steel arch main bridge and metal railings are gleaming over at night on the iconic Binondo-Intramuros Bridge Project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH).

DPWH Undersecretary and Build Build Build Chief Implementer Emil K. Sadain reported to Secretary Roger G. Mercado that the new bridge connecting Manila’s district of Binondo and Intramuros over Pasig River is ready for opening anytime between April 5 to 9.

Fascinating Bridge in Manila Readies to Open

Glow of lights, thermoplastic pavement markings, and painted steel arch main bridge and metal railings are gleaming over at night on the iconic Binondo-Intramuros Bridge Project of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH).

DPWH Undersecretary and Build Build Build Chief Implementer Emil K. Sadain reported to Secretary Roger G. Mercado that the new bridge connecting Manila’s district of Binondo and Intramuros over Pasig River is ready for opening anytime between April 5 to 9.

Secretary Mercado Leads Call to Achieve Desired DPWH Level of Performance

Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will be stepping up efforts to meaningfully, substantially, and sustainably contribute to the country’s socio economic recovery and development.

“We must work together as a team to deliver more infrastructure for the welfare of the Filipino people by attaining the level of performance we can be proud of,” declared Secretary Roger G. Mercado during the DPWH Unified Directors’ Meeting held Friday, March 25, 2022 at the new Convention Center in Cagayan de Oro City.

DPWH Checks Progress of JICA-Funded Flood Control Project in CDO

Top officials of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) are continuously monitoring works being executed to mitigate flooding along Cagayan de Oro (CDO) River in Misamis Oriental, Northern Mindanao Region.

DPWH Secretary Roger G. Mercado with Undersecretary and Build Build Build Chief Implementer Emil K. Sadain led on Thursday, March 24, 2022 the inspection of various components of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)-assisted Flood Risk Management Project for Cagayan de Oro River (FRIMP-CDOR) in Cagayan de Oro City.

DPWH Checks Progress of JICA-Funded Flood Control Project in CDO

Top officials of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) are continuously monitoring works being executed to mitigate flooding along Cagayan de Oro (CDO) River in Misamis Oriental, Northern Mindanao Region.

DPWH Secretary Roger G. Mercado with Undersecretary and Build Build Build Chief Implementer Emil K. Sadain led on Thursday, March 24, 2022 the inspection of various components of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)-assisted Flood Risk Management Project for Cagayan de Oro River (FRIMP-CDOR) in Cagayan de Oro City.

DPWH Welcomes New JICA PHL Chief Representative in Courtesy Call

Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Roger G. Mercado lauded the ever supportive role played by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in shaping and bolstering the infrastructure landscape in the Philippines.

During the courtesy visit to Secretary Mercado on Wednesday, March 23, 2022, newly-appointed JICA Philippines Chief Representative Takema Sakamoto reassured their unrelenting support not only for ongoing and new pipeline infrastructure projects but also in strengthening Japanese technology transfer through capacity building program.

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