Transportation head eyes Mindanao Rail Project contract by end 2017

Department of Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade said his department is eyeing to award the contract for the 2,000-kilometer Mindanao railway project before the end of 2017. Said project has been tagged a priority project by the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA). NEDA earlier disclosed that Korea, China and Japan as well as local groups—Ayala Corp., Megawide Construction Corp.,...

PROJECT WATCH: SophieRed Hotel and Floating Restaurant set for 2017 opening

SophieRed Hotel and Floating Restaurant located in Bobuntugan, Jasaan, Misamis Oriental will be operational next year even as construction continues for the town’s first hotel resort facility.

PROJECT WATCH: Groundworks underway for MesaVerte Residences

With impressive sales above expectations, groundworks are now underway for Phase 1 of MesaVerte Residences, Cebu Landmasters, Inc.’s first mid-rise condominium complex in Cagayan de Oro City.

PROJECT WATCH: MUST Student Center and Education Complex as of September 8, 2016

Construction of Mindanao University of Science and Technology (MUST) Student Center and Education Complex continues with work now progressing to the second level.

PROJECT WATCH: Aspira Tower 1 as of September 8, 2016

Vertical works continue for the 29-storey Aspira Tower 1 located along Ramon Chaves Street in downtown Cagayan de Oro City.

National Highway asphalt overlay to continue until 2017

You may have noticed the ongoing asphalt overlay project by the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) being undertaken along the National Highway (Butuan-Cagayan-Iligan Road) in Cagayan de Oro City.

PROJECT WATCH: The Loop now on 2nd level

Construction of The Loop’s North Tower is now progressing to the 2nd podium level. The first condominium project within Limketkai Center is now in full construction mode.

PROJECT WATCH: Limketkai Mall Module-2 BPO & Cyberpark Building

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image by With Cagayan de Oro City’s BPO industry now picking up, a 4-storey building with 2 basements will rise at the forming parking lot across Robinsons at Limketkai Center. Officially called Limketkai Mall Module-2 BPO & Cyberpark Building, the project has just been endorsed by the City Council through Ordinance No. 12408-2016 for its application with the Philippine...

Will 2 lateral drains finally solve flooding in Kauswagan-Bulua Highway?

After it was known to the public that the newly-completed Sapang Bridge failed to solve the flooding woes of a section of the National Highway at the Kauswagan-Bulua boundary in Cagayan de Oro City, the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) decided to construct two (2) lateral drains in the said area.

PROJECT WATCH: MesaVerte Residences enjoying fast take-up

MesaVerte Residences, the pioneering 3-tower residential condominium project of Cebu Landmasters, Inc. (CLI) in Cagayan de Oro City, is enjoying fast take-up with sales reaching 85% less than a year from launch and just a few weeks after the groundbreaking and opening of its showroom early last June.

PROJECT WATCH: SM CDO2 Premier to open mid 2017

SM CDO2 Premier is set for a mid 2017 opening. This was disclosed by Corazon Guidote, senior vice president of SM Investors Corporation during a recent visit here in Cagayan de Oro City.

PROJECT WATCH: Centrio-Gaisano Overpass now open

The new pedestrian overpass between Gaisano Mall and Centrio is now open.