infra projects in Leyte 2
DPWH 2nd LED
May 8, 2019
CARIGARA, Leyte –
To ensure that all infrastructure facilities are in highest
efficiency and quality in construction, the Department of Public
Works and Highways (DPWH) – Quality Assurance Unit (QAU) conducted a
two-day inspection of projects in Leyte second district.
QAU engineers, Esler
Doblas and Dennis Racines led the inspection on May 2-3, 2019.
Assigned engineer of each project accompanied the inspection team to
provide necessary inputs and data regarding the project.
According to DE Gerald
Pacanan, it is important that each infrastructure project is
strictly compliant to the design and standard specifications of the
“Through this regular
inspection of projects, we are able to monitor the quality of these
structures and if there are issues, we can immediately address
them,” he said.
Among the projects
inspected were the flood control structure in Pastrana town, flood
mitigation and drainage system in Dulag, seawall in Capoocan,
Multi-purpose building in Burauen, and road rehabilitation projects
along Bagahupi-Babatngon-Sta. Cruz-Barugo-Carigara road and Palo-Carigara-Ormoc
“Building quality and safe
infrastructure facilities is our utmost concern. So, we will
continue to strengthen the monitoring of our project
implementation,” Pacanan said.
The QAU is a quality audit
that conducts regular assessment to continuously monitor and assess
the on-ongoing and completed projects undertaken by the district.
The auditors aim to check whether all infrastructure projects are
implemented in compliance to palns and standard specifications of