Optimal Infrastructure Development - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Optimal Infrastructure Development


PH might be unable to showcase NAIA Expressway in APEC

Jul 14, 2015 - 7:19 PM

Delayed right of way acquisition and stalled relocation of utilities take a toll on San Miguel Holdings Ninoy Aquino International Expressway project

STALLED RIGHT OF WAY. Concessionaire San Miguel Holdings Corporation cannot continue the construction of a portion of NAIA Expressway near Villamor Air Base (as seen in the photo) as the government has yet to secure a permit. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz / Rappler

Metro Pacific unit inks Cavite-Laguna Expressway concession deal

Jul 11, 2015 - 3:25 PM

A 44 6 kilometer 4 lane toll road between the Cavite Expressway in Kawit Cavite and the South Luzon Expressway Mamplasan Interchange in Biñan Laguna is seen to be constructed by July 2020

JUMPSTART CONSTRUCTION. MPIC unit pays government downpayment for Cavite-Laguna Expressway deal, signaling the start of construction of the planned toll road. In the photo are MPIC President Jose Ma. Lim (left) and PPP Center Executive Director Cosette Canilao. Photos by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

Ayala-Aboitiz tandem wants to participate in Palace Calax inquiry

Jul 14, 2014 - 4:31 PM

Team Orion asks to be allowed to intervene in the investigation into San Miguel s disqualification from the Cavite Laguna Expressway bidding

MOTION TO INTERVENE. The Ayala-Aboitiz tandem have asked Malacañang that the consortium be allowed to participate in the ongoing investigation on the Cavite-Laguna expressway project. Photo from the PPP Center

Despite Calax disqualification, San Miguel still bullish on PPPs

Jul 09, 2014 - 5:58 PM

SMC President and COO Ramon Ang says they will still participate in all PPP project biddings despite disqualification from the P35 B Cavite Laguna expressway project

SUSPENDED. San Miguel Corporation’s Ramon S. Ang says it will still participate in PPP projects, despite disqualification from the Cavite-Laguna expressway project. Photo from the PPP Center

Cavite-Laguna project awarding indefinitely suspended

Jul 02, 2014 - 8:49 PM

The DPWH suspends the project awarding to the Ayala Aboitiz tandem after disqualified San Miguel elevated its appeal to Malacañang Palace

SUSPENDED. DPWH indefinitely suspended the awarding of the Cavite-Laguna project. Photo from the PPP Center

Ayala-Aboitiz tandem offers highest bid for Cavite-Laguna project

Jun 13, 2014 - 7:30 PM

The partnership’s bid is P11 66 billion Disqualified bidder San Miguel makes a higher offer at P20 11 billion

BIDS OPENED. The Ayala-Aboitiz tandem offers the highest bid at P11.659 billion, while disqualified San Miguel offers P20.105 billion for the Calax project. Photo from PPP Center

San Miguel disqualified from bidding for Cavite-Laguna project

Jun 12, 2014 - 3:49 PM

San Miguel Corporation rejects the decision and says it will pursue legal remedies

DISQUALIFIED. DPWH disqualifies on Wednesday, June 11, San Miguel's bid for the Calax project. Photo from PPP Center

San Miguel insists Calax bid compliant

Jun 05, 2014 - 4:48 PM

The conglomerate asks rival bidders to instead focus on who can offer the best deal

UP FOR BIDDING. The DPWH submission and opening of financial bids would likely to be done Friday, June 6. Photo from the PPP Center

Groups seek San Miguel disqualification from Calax bid

Jun 03, 2014 - 6:01 PM

Bidders claim San Miguel committed various violations of bidding rules

UP FOR BIDDING. The DPWH is expecting offers from 4 groups for the Cavite-Laguna Expressway on June 2. Photo courtesy of the PPP Center

MVP v SMC: Who will win NAIA Expressway?

Apr 15, 2013 - 2:41 AM

It s a battle between Pangilinan s MPIC and Ang s San Miguel

BIDS. The Pangilinan and San Miguel groups submit offers for the NAIA Expressway project, the first PPP auctioned off by government in 2013. Photo courtesy of PPP Center