Publish Date : 9/29/2017 10:12:07 AM
Residents of low lying barangays in the towns of Luna and Bangar, La Union will no longer have to bear with flooding, as the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) aims to complete this October its P26-million Borobor River Control Project.
DPWH Region 1 Director Ronnel M. Tan said the improvement project which started in March 2017 is being implemented by DPWH La Union First District Engineering Office.
Publish Date : 9/26/2017 2:27:35 PM
Three (3) school building projects of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) were completed for Aurora Senior High School (ASHS) in Barangay Ballesteros, Aurora, Isabela.
Publish Date : 9/26/2017 2:15:38 PM
Visiting the famed Vayang Rolling Hills is now easier as the Department of Public Works and Highways - Batanes District Engineering Office (DPWH-BDEO) recently completed its road upgrading project leading to the islandâ€™s favorite tourist spot.
Publish Date : 9/14/2017 3:34:06 PM
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will develop an updated master plan with expanded coverage for the construction of new road network throughout the Philippines.
Publish Date : 9/13/2017 12:00:00 AMMetro Manila ---The National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) Board approved yesterday, 12 September, the PHP 355.6 billion Metro Manila Subway Project (MMSP), one of the big ticket infrastructure projects of the Duterte Administration, through the Department of Transportation (DOTr) headed by Secretary Arthur Tugade.......read more
Publish Date : 8/21/2017 8:53:42 AM
Publish Date : 8/14/2017 12:00:00 AMThe Appropriations Committee of the House of Representatives has recently earmarked an initial amount of Php6.58 billion to jumpstart the project. The amount will primarily fund the first segment, which will run from Tagum – Davao – Digos. The appropriation comes more than a month after the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) approved Phase 1 of MRP, which will cost PHP35.257-Billion via general appropriations.......read more
Publish Date : 8/11/2017 8:40:40 AM
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has completed a P42 million road improvement project at MRT Avenue also known as Bayani Avenue in Taguig City.
DPWH NCR Director Melvin B. Navarro said the 1.2-kilometer section of Bayani Avenue which serves as an access road to Libingan ng mga Bayani has been repaired to benefit motorists especially the visiting families of fallen heroes.
Publish Date : 8/9/2017 2:46:27 PM
The present Metro Manila Skyway system from South Luzon Expressway will be accessible up to President Quirino Avenue in Manila by second quarter of 2018.
This was announced by Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark A. Villar during his inspection of the Metro Manila Skyway Stage 3 Project along with Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur P. Tugade.
Publish Date : 8/7/2017 10:31:16 AM
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) opens on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 two (2) additional lanes on the southbound direction of Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City.
DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar said that the southbound segment at Commonwealth from Zuzuarregui Street to Vila Beatriz Street has been widened from five (5) lanes to seven (7) lanes.
Publish Date : 8/7/2017 10:27:20 AM
Department of Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar announced that the newly-widened Governor Miranda Bridge II is now formally open to vehicular traffic.
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte led the inauguration of the Miranda Bridge II which connects the Municipality of Carmen and the City of Tagum in Davao del Norte.
"The opening of the Governor Miranda Bridge is only the start of the Duterte administrationâ€™s Build Build Build program. We are committed to building more bridges throughout the country," Villar said.
Publish Date : 8/7/2017 10:06:11 AM
Motorists will soon have another option avoiding a congested Daang Maharlika in Bulacan, with the new 9.62-kilometer Pulilan-Baliuag Diversion Road that is now being paved by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH).
DPWH Region 3 Director Antonio V. Molano Jr. said the remaining embankment and concreting activities under Phase II of the diversion road project is almost complete with 83 percent of works accomplished.
Publish Date : 8/7/2017 10:00:44 AM
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is set to complete the first segment of the 7.4-kilometer Sariaya Bypass Road Project that aims to divert traffic along the busy Manila South Road in the province of Quezon.
"With the current pace of implementation, we can possibly finish in the next few months the segment from Junction Manila South Road Daang Maharlika to Morong Bridge costing P181 Million," said DPWH Region 4-A Director Samson L. Hebra.
Publish Date : 7/20/2017 8:15:08 AM
Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark A. Villar assessed major infrastructure projects in Iloilo City during his recent visit in Panay Island.
Secretary Villar inspected the Iloilo Esplanade 1 Extension and Nabitasan-San Rafael By-Pass Road which are both under the implementation of DPWH Regional Office 6.
The DPWH Chief was joined by Undersecretary Karen Olivia V. Jimeno, DPWH Region 6 Director Wenceslao M. LeaÃ±o, Assistant Regional Director Jose Al V. Fruto, and Construction Division Chief Ormel G. Santos during the project visit.
Publish Date : 7/19/2017 12:45:22 PM
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) unveiled on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 the construction of a road link between the commercial district of Ortigas Business Center, Pasig City and Bonifacio Global City in Taguig City.
Publish Date : 7/12/2017 12:00:00 AMIn a bid to decongest traffic in Meycauayan, Bulacan, the Department of Transportation (DOTr), through the Toll Regulatory Board (TRB), has approved the construction and opening of Libtong and Pandayan exit ramps along the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX).......read more
Publish Date : 7/11/2017 12:00:00 AMThe Department of Finance (DOF) is working on the funding requirements for three big-ticket infrastructure projects, which include the first phase of the proposed Metro Manila Subway, in time for the possible issuance of the formal pledge by the Government of Japan or exchange of diplomatic documents during the return visit of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the Philippines, which is scheduled to coincide with the 31st summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in November. Bes......read more
Publish Date : 7/11/2017 12:00:00 AMThe Duterte administration’s “Build, Build, Build” team has assured the country’s business leaders that the government is open to team-ups with the private sector on big-ticket infrastructure projects under the “Build, Build, Build” program through solicited and unsolicited proposals for public-private partnerships (PPP) or joint ventures (JV) under terms that would prove most beneficial to the Filipino people. ......read more
Publish Date : 7/7/2017 12:04:37 PM
The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has completed the construction of the 3.2 kilometer portion of Laguna Lake Highway in Taguig City.
DPWH Secretary Mark A. Villar led on Friday, July 7, 2017, the opening to motoring public of the additional 2 lane at the east bound direction of Laguna Lake Highway which is expected to reduce travel time from Taytay, Rizal to Bicutan, Taguig from one (1) hour to just 30 minutes.