The Construction Manpower Development Foundation (CMDF), led by Executive Director, Engr. Rene E. Fajardo and Chief Ms. Ofelia R. Usigan, attended an Orientation of the Bureau of Philippine Standards Testing Laboratory (BPS-TL) on Construction Products last May 13, 2022.
The orientation, led by BPS Product Testing Division (BPS-PTD) Chief Engr. Jay V. Illescas and Mechanical Section Head Engr. Mark Lawrence F. Gallevo, included a tour of the facilities and demonstration of the testing methods and procedures. BPS Director Neil Catajay and BPS Asst. Director Ferdinand Manfoste also welcomed CMDF during the activity which is in line with existing agreements between the two parties, for technology transfer and skills upgrading.
The BPS-TL houses a number of testing equipment capable of testing electrical, electronic, chemical, mechanical, and consumer products to test conformance to relevant Philippine National Standard (PNS) under the Product Certification Scheme (PCS).
The BPS Testing Laboratory is located within the Construction Manpower Development Center Compound, Carlos Trinidad Ave., Salawag, Dasmariñas City, Cavite.
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