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Scenic highland road in Santol Town, La Union ongoing

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is building a 10-kilometer upland road that is now attracting sightseers who wish to have a glimpse of picturesque mountain landscapes from the highland barangays of Santol, La Union Province.

DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar, based on a report from DPWH Region 1 Director Ronnel M. Tan, said that the ongoing road project which has so far received an allocation of P490 million since 2018 is primarily aimed to improve existing narrow road into a 2-lane concrete road in Barangays Poblacion, Puguil, and Tubaday.

DPWH awards contract for Davao City Bypass Construction Project to Japanese Consortium

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has awarded the civil works contract for the initial implementation of the Davao City Bypass Construction Project.

Secretary Mark A. Villar said that the joint venture group of Shimizu - Ulticon - Takenaka will undertake the construction of contract package 1-1 covering 10.7 kilometers of four (4) lane highway inclusive of 2.3 kilometer tunnel in the amount of P13.230 Billion within 37 months or 1,110 calendar days.

DPWH awards contract for Davao City Bypass Construction Project to Japanese Consortium

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has awarded the civil works contract for the initial implementation of the Davao City Bypass Construction Project.

Secretary Mark A. Villar said that the joint venture group of Shimizu - Ulticon - Takenaka will undertake the construction of contract package 1-1 covering 10.7 kilometers of four (4) lane highway inclusive of 2.3 kilometer tunnel in the amount of P13.230 Billion within 37 months or 1,110 calendar days.

Concrete Paving Along Bacolod South Road Underway

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is currently undertaking the reconstruction of the 1.26-kilometer section of Bacolod South Road in Barangay Talubangi, Kabankalan City, Negros Occidental.

The P50-million road concreting will improve four (4) lanes of the existing road pavement section with upgraded thickness, provision of reflectorized thermoplastic pavement markings, and installation of illuminated solar pavement levelled marker studs to facilitate smooth and safe travel especially during night time.

Concrete Paving Along Bacolod South Road Underway

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is currently undertaking the reconstruction of the 1.26-kilometer section of Bacolod South Road in Barangay Talubangi, Kabankalan City, Negros Occidental.

The P50-million road concreting will improve four (4) lanes of the existing road pavement section with upgraded thickness, provision of reflectorized thermoplastic pavement markings, and installation of illuminated solar pavement levelled marker studs to facilitate smooth and safe travel especially during night time.

DPWH Completes P48.1-M Segment Of Lagawe-Lamut, Ifugao Bypass Road

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) recently-concreted 1.55 kilometer portion of a bypass road project that will shorten route between the municipality of Lagawe and Lamut in Ifugao Province.

DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar said that the phase 1 covering P48.1 million road construction and improvement project in Barangay Tungngod, Lagawe section was recently completed by the DPWH Ifugao 1st District Engineering Office.

DPWH Completes P48.1-M Segment Of Lagawe-Lamut, Ifugao Bypass Road

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) recently-concreted 1.55 kilometer portion of a bypass road project that will shorten route between the municipality of Lagawe and Lamut in Ifugao Province.

DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar said that the phase 1 covering P48.1 million road construction and improvement project in Barangay Tungngod, Lagawe section was recently completed by the DPWH Ifugao 1st District Engineering Office.

DPWH Provides Flood Control Structure To Claveria, Cagayan Residents

Residents of Barangay Nagsabaran in Claveria, Cagayan are now protected from the threat of flooding as the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) completed the construction of a flood control structure along Cabicungan River.

The said P10-million flood control structure spanning a total of 114 linear meters aims to address the sudden rise of water from the Cabicungan River during heavy rains, which affects the adjacent communities situated in flood prone areas.

DPWH Provides Flood Control Structure To Claveria, Cagayan Residents

Residents of Barangay Nagsabaran in Claveria, Cagayan are now protected from the threat of flooding as the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) completed the construction of a flood control structure along Cabicungan River.

The said P10-million flood control structure spanning a total of 114 linear meters aims to address the sudden rise of water from the Cabicungan River during heavy rains, which affects the adjacent communities situated in flood prone areas.

Villar: Tayabas Bypass Road Now 78% Complete; 2021 Completion Aimed

Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark A. Villar said that the ongoing Tayabas Bypass Road Project is now 78 percent accomplished.

Secretary Villar said that the 6.05-kilometer bypass road project that will decongest traffic within the town proper of Tayabas is expected to be substantially-completed before the end of the year and will be fully-completed in 2021.

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