Maynilad opens P70-M lab

Credit to Author: Jordeene B. Lagare| Date: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 17:06:41 +0000

Maynilad Water Services Inc. reported on Tuesday that it had opened a water laboratory that monitors and tests the quality of the water and wastewater within its coverage area. According to the West Zone concessionaire, the P70-million facility in Quezon City’s La Mesa Compound houses state-of-the-art analytical instruments used for studying compounds in water samples […]

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Offer grace period on bills, water firms told

Credit to Author: Jordeene B. Lagare| Date: Wed, 30 Sep 2020 16:29:41 +0000

The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) has ordered Manila Water Co. Inc. and Maynilad Water Services Inc. to provide their customers some relief from paying their water bills, after which the two concessionaires promised to follow. In an advisory on Wednesday, MWSS chief regulator Patrick Lester Ty said the two water companies were directed […]

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Manila Water, Maynilad directed to extend grace period for quarantine bills

Credit to Author: Jordeene B. Lagare| Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 05:50:17 +0000

THE Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) ordered Manila Water Co. Inc. and Maynilad Water Services Inc. to extend the grace period for customers to settle their bills until the end of September. In a statement on Thursday, MWSS chief regulator Patrick Lester Ty said the MWSS Board of Directors directed the two concessionaires to […]

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Manila Water, Maynilad ordered to explain billing complaints

Credit to Author: Jordeene B. Lagare| Date: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 05:15:58 +0000

THE Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System Regulatory Office (MWSS RO) issued a show cause order to Manila Water Co. Inc. and Maynilad Water Services Inc. over complaints on high water bills, the agency said on Wednesday. In a statement, MWSS chief regulator Patrick Lester Ty said both concessionaires were asked to explain “the alarming number […]

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Maynilad: La Mesa plants’ upgrade picks up pace

Credit to Author: Jordeene B. Lagare| Date: Tue, 14 Jul 2020 17:36:18 +0000

Maynilad Water Services Inc. is speeding up its P7.9-billion project to upgrade its La Mesa treatment plants in Quezon City after the government eased quarantine restrictions in Metro Manila. In a statement on Tuesday, the West Zone concessionaire said more than 400 workers had been deployed to the La Mesa Treatment Plants 1 and 2 […]

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Duterte apology to tycoons boosts Philippine shares

Credit to Author: Faye Almazan| Date: Tue, 05 May 2020 16:55:08 +0000

The stock market rallied on Tuesday after President Rodrigo Duterte apologized to the tycoons behind Manila Water Co. Inc. and Maynilad Water Services Inc. and acknowledged their efforts in combating the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) in the country. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange Index (PSEi) climbed by 1.79 percent or 99.58 points to end at […]

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Maynilad allots P10B for Muntinlupa plant

Credit to Author: Jordeene B. Lagare| Date: Tue, 18 Feb 2020 16:18:09 +0000

MAYNILAD Water Services Inc. has earmarked P10 billion for the development of its third treatment plant in Muntinlupa City that will tap Laguna Lake as a source of raw water, as it scrambles to meet the increasing water demand of its customers. In a statement on Tuesday, Maynilad said the planned treatment facility, to be […]

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Maynilad: P41B spent on wastewater, sewage treatment services

Credit to Author: Jordeene B. Lagare| Date: Tue, 11 Feb 2020 14:00:37 +0000

MAYNILAD Water Services Inc. has invested more than P41 billion to expand its wastewater treatment facilities within its West Zone concession area since 1997. In a statement on Tuesday, Maynilad said the amount was used to build 19 new wastewater treatment facilities and upgrade three existing ones; buy 89 new vacuum trucks for septic tank […]

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SC imposes almost P2B fine on MWSS, Maynilad, Manila Water

Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Tue, 06 Aug 2019 09:16:18 +0000

The Supreme Cour ordered Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) and two water concessionaires to pay a fine of almost P2 billion for non-compliance with the Clean Water Act.

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Consumers decry turbid water supply, concessionaire vows improvements

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 08:06:15 +0000

MANILA, Philippines  – Consumers challenged Maynilad officials to drink the turbid water from their tap as they lamented the subpar service of the water concessionaire.

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