Zamboanga Water Deal

Zambo water deal

Zambo water deal By Manila Standard (manilastandard.net) | April 3, 2019 The Local Water Utilities Administration enters into two deals with private contractors to build sewage treatment plants and water and sewer system for the Zamboanga City Water District. The contracts, amounting to P480 million, were signed by LWUA Acting Administrator Jeci Lapus (seated, third from…

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water shortage

5,000 cubic meters more

5,000 cubic meters more By KATLENE O. CACHO (SunStar Cebu) | March 27, 2019 PRECIOUS RESOURCE. Residents of Barangay Mabolo, Cebu City take advantage of a busted Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) pipe A maintenance team was quickly dispatched to repair it. (SunStar photo / Allan Cuizon) WATER technology solutions provider Mactan Rock Industries Inc. (MRII)…

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Cebu water district facing supply shortage

Cebu water district facing supply shortage By Philippine News Agency (pna.gov.ph) | March 26, 2019 AGIO-PIA FORUM. Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) Community Affairs manager Charmaine Kara (second from left) explains the current water situation in Metro Cebu during the AGIO-PIA forum Tuesday. (Photo by Luel Galarpe) CEBU CITY — The Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) no longer…

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Water Supply

Water utility finds ‘willing’ supplier

Water utility finds ‘willing’ supplier By SunStar Cebu | March 18, 2019 Photo Courtesy of SunStar Cebu WITH some of its sources of water drying up because of the rising temperatures and the lack of rain, the Metropolitan Cebu Water District (MCWD) is looking for additional suppliers. Charmaine Rodriguez-Kara, MCWD public information officer, said they’ve been 15,000…

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Water Crisis

Mactan Rock mitanyag og og dugang supply sa tubig

Mactan Rock mitanyag og og dugang supply sa tubig By SuperBalita Cebu | March 18, 2019 Krisis Sa Tubig: Mga bata sa Barangay Maghaway, bukirang bahin sa Talisay City, nanguha og tubig sa layo nga tinubdan taliwa sa nagkanihit nga supply sa ilang dapit. (Alex Badayos) GUMIKAN sa nagnihit nga suplay sa tubig, ang Metro Cebu Water…

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Water firm offers free water in El Niño areas

Water firm offers free water in El Niño areas By Minerva Newman, Manila Bulletin | March 17, 2019 CEBU CITY – A leading bulk water company in Cebu is offering its excess water production to people and lo­cal government units affected by El Niño in Cebu and other parts of the country where it has outlets. Antonio…

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SunStar Cebu

P27-M aid to farmers; free water for ‘poor’

P27-M aid to farmers; free water for ‘poor’ By SunStar Cebu | March 14, 2019 THE Cebu City Agriculture Department (CAD) will be spending up to P27 million to help farmers in upland barangays cope with the effects of the dry spell. This as 70 percent of the water supply in at least 28 upland barangays…

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Yolanda Housing

Gov’t kicks off water project for ‘Yolanda’ housing

Gov’t kicks off water project for ‘Yolanda’ housing By Sarwell Meniano, Philippine News Agency | January 18, 2019 Resettlement sites for super typhoon Yolanda victims will soon have a stable water supply with the start of PHP404.77 million design and build water supply project. (File photo) TACLOBAN CITY — The central government kicked off on Friday the PHP404.77 million…

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river water

Construction to drive up water consumption

Construction to drive up water consumption By Katlene Cacho (SunStar Cebu) | January 17, 2019 A supplier of water solutions urged local governments to exert more efforts inpreserving the country’s rivers. (SunStar File Photo) Some children still take a dip in the Butuanon from time to time, although it’s a far cry from the clear water that their…

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Mactan Rock CEO Antonio Tompar

MRII to set up wastewater treatment system in Panglao

MRII to set up wastewater treatment system in Panglao By Ehda M. Dagooc (Freeman) | December 24, 2018 MRII chairman Antonio Tompar said there are still few establishments on the island that have yet to implement proper waste water disposal system. CEBU, Philippines — Cebu-based Mactan Rock Industries Inc., (MRII) gears up to help commercial establishments in Panglao…

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Yolanda Housing

2 developers to build P495-M Tacloban water project

2 developers to build P495-M Tacloban water project By Sarwell Meniano, Philippine News Agency | November 22, 2018 TACLOBAN CITY — Two developers won the contract for the nearly PHP495-million water project meant for post-“Yolanda” resettlement sites in the northern part of the city. Leyte Metropolitan Water District (LMWD) information officer Ma. Teresa Pascua said the LMWD…

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