moves to reach target this month
September 17, 2018
CARIGARA, Leyte – The
Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Leyte Second District
Engineering Office steps out to reach 66% target on Physical
accomplishment for the month of September.
In the recent meeting, DPWH explains new terms on the Project
Contract Management Application (PCMA) to the contractors.
According to Engr. Ma. Rosario P. Margallo, Monitoring Evaluation
Section of the Regional Office 8, the PCMA has now an
enterprise-wide application that allows updating throughout the
month. She added that the application calculates the percentage
completion and slippage based on the reported accomplished Work
The system would recognize contractors with negative slippages and
are subject for termination.
District Engineer Carlos G. Veloso requested for the cooperation of
the contractors to go beyond the target.
“Our target for this month is 66%. Though, it is better if we go
beyond this, so that if we fall short, we would still be able to
reach the mark. We must aim high,” Veloso said.
He added that once the Notice of Award is given, contractors must
immediately start with the implementation. Moreover, as soon as they
see possibility of negative slippage, contractors must file for time
suspension and time extension to avoid termination and blacklisting.
The PCMA was made to supply the department’s objective to
effectively manage and monitor all infrastructure projects of the