MWSS Inspects New Emergency Hoisting Equipment for Angat operations: WSL 1

The MWSS sent technical representatives to witness the inspection and demonstration of the new hoisting system held at the Angat Dam hilltop on 10 November 2016. The equipment consists of a lifting device and generator which will be used to provide emergency electrical power during power outages for Angat operations.  The equipment is part of continue reading : MWSS Inspects New Emergency Hoisting Equipment for Angat operations: WSL 1

MWSS Joins Partners for Growth Trade Exhibit: WSL 5

The MWSS participated in the 2016 Joint Vendor and Conference and Exhibit held at the MWSS building premises on 26-27 October 2016. The two-day program proper was held at the Maynilad Conference Room where various officials from MWSS, MWSI and MWCI and vendor  officials/representatives took turns in presenting different aspects of the water business including continue reading : MWSS Joins Partners for Growth Trade Exhibit: WSL 5

MWSS Honors Rescuers in Sumag River Diversion Project Accident: WSL 6

The MWSS held a Recognition Ceremony on 23 September 2016 to honor the volunteers and rescuers who participated in the joint search, rescue and retrieval operations on August 13 to 30, 2016 in the aftermath of the accident on the Sumag River Diversion Project on 13 August 2016. The ceremony which was held at the continue reading : MWSS Honors Rescuers in Sumag River Diversion Project Accident: WSL 6

MWSS Joins CSC Fun Run for CSC’s 116th Anniversary Celebration: WSL 6

Some sixty (60) employees of the MWSS Corporate Office joined participants from other government agencies in the Fun Run to commemorate the 116th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary. The event dubbed “ Sigaw ng Lingkod Bayani: Malasakit Para sa Taumbayan, Kapwa Kawani at Kalikasan” was held on 03 September 2016 at the Quirino Grandstand. The runners continue reading : MWSS Joins CSC Fun Run for CSC’s 116th Anniversary Celebration: WSL 6

Update on the August 13 Accident on the Sumag River Diversion Project

Two more bodies were recovered on August 22, 2016 from the site of the accident on the Sumag River Diversion project. The bodies of all six personnel that perished during the accident have now been recovered. All six personnel were employed by CavDeal, the contractor that won the bid to undertake the project. The project continue reading : Update on the August 13 Accident on the Sumag River Diversion Project

MWSS Conducts Public Consultation for Angat Water Transmission Improvement Project (AWTIP): WSL 2

MWSS conducted a forum where the Results of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) of the Angat Water Transmission Project (AWTIP) were discussed. The forum was held on 29 July 2016 at the Barangay Hall, Barangay San Mateo, Norzagaray, Bulacan. The participants in the forum included the local officials of Norzagaray, Bulacan, representatives of Farmer’s Cooperative continue reading : MWSS Conducts Public Consultation for Angat Water Transmission Improvement Project (AWTIP): WSL 2

MWSS Obtains Minimum Guarantee Fee Interest of 0.25 Percent of the ADB Loan for Angat Water Transmission Improvement Project (AWTIP): WSL 5

MWSS was granted a minimum guarantee fee of 0.25 percent per annum of its ADB loan to finance the AWTIP, down from the original 1% given to MWSS.  The directive came from the Department of Finance (DOF) through its letter of 25 May 2016 to the MWSS, pursuant to the DOF Circular 1-2016 on the continue reading : MWSS Obtains Minimum Guarantee Fee Interest of 0.25 Percent of the ADB Loan for Angat Water Transmission Improvement Project (AWTIP): WSL 5