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DPWH proposes 3 new major expressway projects

DPWH proposes 3 new major expressway projects

Nov. 24 | The Department of Public Works and Highways is proposing three big-ticket expressway projects: the 226.5-kilometer (km) Pacific Eastern Seaboard Expressway; 73.75-km Metro Cebu Expressway; and 60-km Davao-Digos Expressway A market sounding exercise...

DPWH signs P3B design contract for Bataan-Cavite mega bridge

DPWH signs P3B design contract for Bataan-Cavite mega bridge

Oct. 21 | 32- km mega-bridge connects Bataan and Cavite provinces Project will cut travel time from five hours to only 30 minutes The Bataan-Cavite Interlink Bridge Project involves construction of four-lane (two lanes each direction) bridge from Barangay...

1.5km section of Tagaytay Bypass Road to open Oct

1.5km section of Tagaytay Bypass Road to open Oct

Oct. 14 | Tagaytay Bypass Road Project | Photo from DPWH The Maitim and Kaybagal road sections of the four-lane Tagaytay Bypass Road Project in Tagaytay City, Cavite will be opened this month, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) announced. With a...

Wanted: 1,500 construction workers for NLEX connector road project

Wanted: 1,500 construction workers for NLEX connector road project

Oct. 6 | Contruction works for the NLEX Connector road project | Photo from NLEX Corp. Tollways company NLEX Corp. is hiring more than 1,500 technical and skilled workers as it accelerates construction of the P23-billion elevated NLEX Connector road project. NLEX...

Widening of Bacolod-Silay airport access road completed

Widening of Bacolod-Silay airport access road completed

Sep. 25 | Completed Bacolod-Silay Airport Access Road widening project | Photo from DPWH The P45.94-million Bacolod-Silay Airport Access Road (BSAAR) widening project in Silay City, Negros Occidental has been completed, the Department of Public Works and Highways...

Burnt Skyway Stage 3 portion reconstructed

Burnt Skyway Stage 3 portion reconstructed

Sep. 17 | Recent inspection of the rebuilt section of Skyway Stage 3 | Photo from DPWH The section of Metro Manila Skyway Stage 3 that collapsed in February 2020 due to a fire has been rebuilt, according to the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH). DPWH...

CALAX Laguna interchanges now open

CALAX Laguna interchanges now open

Aug. 18 | DPWH secretary Mark Villar and MPCALA Holdings, Inc. president and general manager Bobby Bontia inspect the two new interchanges ahead of their opening on August 18 | Photo from CALAX The Laguna Boulevard Interchange and the Laguna Technopark Interchange—part...

Sta. Monica-Lawton Bridge project done by Dec

Sta. Monica-Lawton Bridge project done by Dec

Aug. 18 | BGC-Ortigas Road Link | Photo from DPWH The Sta. Monica-Lawton Bridge, a major component of the Bonifacio Global City (BGC)-Ortigas Road Link Project, is nearly complete and ready to open in 2021, according to the Department of Public Works and Highways...

Sevilla bridge linking Mandaluyong and Manila reopens

Sevilla bridge linking Mandaluyong and Manila reopens

Aug. 18 | Aerial view of recently restored Sevilla Bridge | Photo from Secretary Mark Villar’s Facebook Page/Dmitri Valencia Motorists traveling between Mandaluyong and Manila will now have a faster ride, thanks to the reopening of a key bridge between the...

TPLEX final section now open, cuts by half travel time between Baguio and Manila

TPLEX final section now open, cuts by half travel time between Baguio and Manila

Jul. 15 | TPLEX | Photo from DPWH Secretary Mark Villar’s Facebook page The Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway (TPLEX) officially opened today (July 15) with the completion of its final section, cutting travel time between Manila and Baguio by half to...