director inspects big implemented projects in Biliran
March 17, 2020
NAVAL, Biliran –
Officials of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH)
Regional Office VIII headed by Regional Director (RD) Nerie Bueno
inspects on-going Regional Office (R.O.) implemented projects in
Biliran on March 12, 2020.
Among the projects
inspected are the on-going construction of Cabibihan Bridge in
Caibiran town, construction of Mother Mary Bridge at Brgy.
Larrazabal and widening of Anas Bridge at Brgy. Atipolo, both in
Also inspected are the
newly started constructions of Catmon (P86.5M) and Caraycaray
(P100M) Bridges which was damaged during the onslaught of typhoon
Urduja on December 16, 2017.
During project inspection,
Bueno meets with the project engineers (PEs) of the R.O. implemented
projects to discuss the problems they encountered during the
For projects sustaining
high negative slippages, Bueno instructed P.E.s to make a work plan
to fast-track the implementation of projects.
With the full operation of
cash-based budgeting, DPWH R.O.-8 is closely coordinating with its
contractors to speed up the implementation of various infrastructure
projects that is due for completion this year.
Meanwhile, the Biliran
Bridge which is subject for rehabilitation was also inspected by the
David Adongay Jr.,
District Engineer of DPWH-Biliran District Engineering Office (DEO)
said that funding for the rehabilitation of the said bridge was
already requested to the Regional Office amounting to P10M.
RD Bueno’s inspection was
conducted with District Engineer Adongay Jr. and Assistant District
Engineer Alfredo Bollido with section chiefs of DPWH Biliran DEO
together with Engr. Adelina P. Gomez, Engr. Angelita Obediencia, and
Ms. Agnes M. Baronda, all from DPWH Regional Office VIII.