MWSS has a new Administrator and a Fond Farewell to Outgoing MWSS Chairman and OIC Administrator

There is an adage that describes leaders as those who meet their times.  Former Deputy Administrator Leonor C. Cleofas certainly met her time when President Duterte appointed her as the new MWSS Administrator to replace General Reynaldo Velasco who stepped down as Chairman and OIC Administrator to run for an elective office.   Her nomination as continue reading : MWSS has a new Administrator and a Fond Farewell to Outgoing MWSS Chairman and OIC Administrator

Realization of a Water Security Legacy Project: Rehabilitation, Operation and Maintenance of Auxiliary Turbine Units 4 and 5

The Rehabilitation, Operation and Maintenance Agreement  (ROMA) concluded in 28 September between MWSS and Angat Hydropower Corporation (AHC) sets out the terms and conditions in the rehabilitation, modernization, and operation of the Auxiliary Turbine Units 4 and 5  (AN 4 and 5). It is an important water security legacy project harmonizing and maximizing the use continue reading : Realization of a Water Security Legacy Project: Rehabilitation, Operation and Maintenance of Auxiliary Turbine Units 4 and 5

IPO DAM UPDATE

Please be informed that the IPO Dam level as of 9:00 AM was 100.35 meters and continue to rise due to the heavy rainfall induced by Typhoon Lanie, bringing about 38 centimeter increase to the dam per hour as of 8 AM. With this current rate of increase, the IPO Dam is projected to reach continue reading : IPO DAM UPDATE

End of the Annual Million Tree Challenge won’t end MWSS’ watershed program

General Reynaldo Velasco led guests yesterday (September 30) at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Million Trees Foundation, Inc. (MTFI) plant and saplings nursery at the La Mesa Watershed area. “I am proud to be part of this significant step towards environment sustainability as I end my stint today in MWSS.  Chairman Velasco spearheaded the Annual continue reading : End of the Annual Million Tree Challenge won’t end MWSS’ watershed program

MWSS Celebrates 5 years of Partnership for Healthier Watershed

Restoring forest in historically degraded watershed areas was a tall order when MWSS launched the Annual Million Tree Challenge (AMTC) in 2017. MWSS has partnered with the national government, private sector, indigenous peoples, environmental leaders, and non-governmental organizations to protect and maintain the ecosystem health of Angat, Ipo, Kaliwa, La Mesa, Laguna Lake, Umiray, and continue reading : MWSS Celebrates 5 years of Partnership for Healthier Watershed

Clarification on the COA Findings on the Kaliwa Dam’s Detailed Engineering Design

This “Statement” is being issued to clarify certain newspaper reports regarding the Detailed Engineering Design (DED) phase of the New Centennial Water Source-Kaliwa Dam Project (NCWS-KDP). The articles were based on the Commission’s MWSS COA 2020 Annual Report (AAR). According to the newspaper account of the 2020 AAR, the DED achieved a 92.67 percent completion continue reading : Clarification on the COA Findings on the Kaliwa Dam’s Detailed Engineering Design

MWSS approves the Business Plan for Stage 3(a) of Bulacan Bulk Water Supply Project

The MWSS’s driving vision, in line with the Ambisyon Natin 2040 goals, is the actualization of its long-term water security programs. One of MWSS’ water security programs is the Bulacan Bulk Water Supply Project (BBWSP), a project designed to generate massive gains in human well-being, economic growth and environmental sustainability in the entire Province of continue reading : MWSS approves the Business Plan for Stage 3(a) of Bulacan Bulk Water Supply Project