Undersecretary Sadain said that in facing the Mega Manilas vulnerability to large scale earthquake that could be generated by the impending movement of the West Valley Fault known as The Big One, DPWH
came up with an integrated department approach in addressing earthquake resiliency problems with Secretary Villar creating an Earthquake Resiliency Program Management Office (ER-PMO) through the issuance of Department Order No.
House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano shot the first questions regarding the controversial issues during the budget defense of the DPWH
before the House appropriations committee.
said it will also desilt and construct a manhole from Eugenio Lopez Drive to Scout Borromeo on EDSA and the first northbound lane from the sidewalk from Main Avenue to P.
Undersecretary for Technical Services and Unified Project Management Office Operations Emil Sadain said two units of Watermaster Classic 5 dredgers are meant to be used for the removal of debris, plastics, and solid wastes from Manila Bay.
Officials of DPWH
XI met with personnel of the Japan International Cooperation Agency and Japanese contractor Nippon Koei Co.
Villar, along with the DPWH
technical team and the project contractor Metro Pacific Tollways Corporation subsidiary MP CALA Holdings Inc.
Secretary Mark Villar said the agency is drawing up a plan to rebuild the damaged section "to a higher standard.
In a statement, the DPWH
said it would conduct a probe of the incident to determine the cause and possible liabilities of the people who own the truck.
will also procure this year additional spider excavators and trash skimmer to assist in the rehabilitation efforts
"Yung namang issue ng encoding na sinasabi ng DPWH
na yung P75 billion hindi alam ni Sec.
Diokno in conspiracy with a senior DPWH
official,' Andaya said.
"The Balagtas Northbound Entry, which started construction early this year, is part of the government's road network improvement plan aimed at easing traffic congestion and bringing more investment in Central Luzon," DPWH
Secretary Mark Villar said.