NLEX expects RFID system enhancements by third quarter of 2021

NLEX Corp. on Wednesday said it expects to complete the enhancement  in the radio frequency identification (RFID) system by third quarter of the year that would improve the travel experience of motorists.  Enhancements in the  RFID system nvolves system updates, realignment of antennas, installation of contactless card readers, and the initial implementation of automatic license plate… Read More NLEX expects RFID system enhancements by third quarter of 2021

DPWH Sec. Villar : CALAX Silang Section to be completed in 2022

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) on Tuesday said the new section of the Cavite Laguna Expressway (CALAX) is set to be opened to motorists by third quarter of this year. “I am very pleased that despite the mobility challenges brought about by the pandemic, construction for CALAX Subsection 5 remains on track… Read More DPWH Sec. Villar : CALAX Silang Section to be completed in 2022

Construction of major NLEX infra projects in full blast amid quarantine restrictions

NLEX Corporation on Monday said it is accelerating the construction of major infrastructure projects despite community quarantine restrictions.  These include the 8-kilometer NLEX Connector and the upgrade of the 5-kilometer Candaba Viaduct, as well as other safety repairs and bridge rehabilitation.  “We are following our timelines and have contingencies in place to be able to… Read More Construction of major NLEX infra projects in full blast amid quarantine restrictions

DPWH to open Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge by July this year

The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) said it is set to open the  Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge Project by  July 2021.  Public Works Secretary Mark A. Villar said that although the Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge Project is yet to be fully completed, it is great to see that final works are now taking place on the bridge… Read More DPWH to open Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge by July this year

SMC bares plans for bus systems on Skyway

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) is looking to run the country’s first Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) system on Skyway Stage 3 to drastically improve commuting for Filipinos, and support sustainable transportation.  The BRT system, already used in many countries, will utilize the Skyway for buses that will function like trains—ferrying large numbers of passengers at a… Read More SMC bares plans for bus systems on Skyway

Skyway Stage 3’s Nagtahan exit ramps now open

San Miguel Corp. on Thursday opened the Nagtahan northbound and southbound exit ramps of the new Skyway Stage 3 elevated expressway. SMC president Ramon S. Ang said that with the opening of the Nagtahan exit ramps, motorists can expect to further cut their travel time to Manila, even as traffic congestion at major throughfares commonly used… Read More Skyway Stage 3’s Nagtahan exit ramps now open

DOTr, SM launch bike manual to be distributed nationwide

In line with the continuing promotion of active transport, the Department of Transportation (DOTr), in partnership with SM Supermalls, formally launched today, 21 April 2021, the DOTr-SM Bike Manual to be distributed nationwide to thousands of road users. The Active Transport (Bike) Manual is a passport-sized booklet, which aims to educate cyclists, motorists, pedestrians, and… Read More DOTr, SM launch bike manual to be distributed nationwide

SBMA says new SFEX supports Subic’s infrastructure, investment push

With more than 100,000 motorists served, the expanded Subic Freeport Expressway (SFEX) has been fulfilling its primary function of improving mobility and helping Subic’s infrastructure development program. Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA) Chairman and Administrator Wilma T. Eisma cited infrastructure projects such as the expanded SFEX are essential in the continuing development and operation of… Read More SBMA says new SFEX supports Subic’s infrastructure, investment push

San Miguel to complete southbound section of Skyway by third quarter

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) expects to complete the construction of the Skyway Extension’s southbound section to by third quarter of this year following the  opening of the four-kilometer northbound section to the public last Sunday.  “It’s only been a number of days since we opened the northbound section, free to the public until further notice,… Read More San Miguel to complete southbound section of Skyway by third quarter

SMC’s opens northbound section of Skyway Extension project to the public

San Miguel Corporation (SMC) on Sunday opened two of three lanes of the Skyway Extension project’s northbound section, with no toll fees for the 4-km segment until further notice.  Ramon S. Ang, SMC president and chief operating officer  said the northbound section that covers four kilometers from Susana Heights to Sucat in Paranaque, can be… Read More SMC’s opens northbound section of Skyway Extension project to the public