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DPWH to Conduct Weekend Repair Works on EDSA, C5 Road

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will resume this weekend the road repair activities along Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) and Circumferential Road 5 (C-5)

According to DPWH – National Capital Region (NCR) Director Eric A. Ayapana, the road rehabilitation works will be carried out from 11 p.m., Friday, July 2, 2021 until 5 a.m., Monday, July 5, 2021 along a section of EDSA, covering the southbound direction from after Biglang Awa Street, 2nd lane from sidewalk in Caloocan City.

DPWH to Hire Additional Personnel to Ramp-Up Nationwide Dredging

Regional Offices of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will be hiring additional manpower to complement the surge of dredging activities for implementation nationwide.

Citing a report from DPWH Bureau of Equipment (BOE) Director Toribio Noel L. Ilao, Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar said that this year alone, no less than P70 Million was allocated per region for the procurement of state-of-the-art dredging units and ancillary equipment, hence the need for corresponding operators.

DPWH to Hire Additional Personnel to Ramp-Up Nationwide Dredging

Regional Offices of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will be hiring additional manpower to complement the surge of dredging activities for implementation nationwide.

Citing a report from DPWH Bureau of Equipment (BOE) Director Toribio Noel L. Ilao, Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar said that this year alone, no less than P70 Million was allocated per region for the procurement of state-of-the-art dredging units and ancillary equipment, hence the need for corresponding operators.

DPWH to Hire Additional Personnel to Ramp-Up Nationwide Dredging

Regional Offices of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will be hiring additional manpower to complement the surge of dredging activities for implementation nationwide.

Citing a report from DPWH Bureau of Equipment (BOE) Director Toribio Noel L. Ilao, Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar said that this year alone, no less than P70 Million was allocated per region for the procurement of state-of-the-art dredging units and ancillary equipment, hence the need for corresponding operators.

DPWH to Hire Additional Personnel to Ramp-Up Nationwide Dredging

Regional Offices of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) will be hiring additional manpower to complement the surge of dredging activities for implementation nationwide.

Citing a report from DPWH Bureau of Equipment (BOE) Director Toribio Noel L. Ilao, Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar said that this year alone, no less than P70 Million was allocated per region for the procurement of state-of-the-art dredging units and ancillary equipment, hence the need for corresponding operators.

Road Network Project in Siargao Island Nearing Completion

Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar announced that a new route that will provide faster connectivity and bolster Siargao Island’s worldwide marketability is now substantially complete.

The Dapa Port – Consuelo – Corazon – Sta. Cruz – Sta. Fe – Libertad – Cabitoonan – Catangnan – Gen. Luna Road Project involves paving of 11.85-kilometer road and construction of the 2-lane 348.8 lineal meter Catangnan-Cabitoonan Bridge which showcases wide view of Siargao’s turquoise waters.

Road Network Project in Siargao Island Nearing Completion

Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar announced that a new route that will provide faster connectivity and bolster Siargao Island’s worldwide marketability is now substantially complete.

The Dapa Port – Consuelo – Corazon – Sta. Cruz – Sta. Fe – Libertad – Cabitoonan – Catangnan – Gen. Luna Road Project involves paving of 11.85-kilometer road and construction of the 2-lane 348.8 lineal meter Catangnan-Cabitoonan Bridge which showcases wide view of Siargao’s turquoise waters.

DPWH Turns Over Off-Site Dorm for Pampanga Hospital Frontliners

A new off-site dormitory that will provide temporary shelter to medical personnel of Jose B. Lingad Memorial General Hospital (JBLMGH) in San Fernando City, Pampanga was recently completed by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH).

DPWH assures the continuous assistance to the Department of Health in the provision of the much needed public health facilities to meet the COVID-19 national health emergency, said Secretary Villar.

Villar: 150 facilities constructed, repurposed by DPWH for COVID-19; 111 ongoing, 381 more proposed

Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar on Thursday, July 23, 2020 said that a total of 150 facilities that were constructed and repurposed are now being used as facilities for quarantine, isolation and off-site dormitories of COVID-19 patients and frontline workers.

Citing the latest "We Heal as One" Report, Secretary Villar said that of the 150 facilities, 19 were newly-constructed and 131 were DPWH-constructed evacuation centers that were recently repurposed as COVID-19 facitilies.

DPWH Inspection Sees Estrella-Pantaleon, Binondo-Intramuros Bridges Right on Track for December 2020, March 2021 completion

Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar assured that despite the lockdown due to COVID-19 which hampered construction activities, the implementation of Binondo-Intramuros Bridge and Estrella- Pantaleon Bridge is right on schedule.

Secretary Villar said that based on a report of Undersecretary for Unified Project Management Office (UPMO) Operations and Technical Services Emil K. Sadain, we are seeing December 2020 completion of Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge Project while Binondo-Intramuros Bridge Project is aimed for opening by March 2021.

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