As of 24 March 2017, the Philippine Contractors Accreditation Board (PCAB) issued a total of 9,044 contractors’ licenses for CFY 2016-2017, 84.8% of which were renewing contractors and 15.2% were new entrants.
In terms of size, large contractors (AAAA, AAA & AA) accounted for 5.4 percent of the total contracting population. Medium-sized contractors (A & B) comprised 33.1 percent while small contractors (C, D, Trade/E) still remained the majority of licensed contractors at 61.5 percent.
Memorandum Circular for the Construction Industry Construction and Related Engineering Service Suppliers Manufacturers and Traders … Continue reading Emergency Response in Light of the Declaration of a State of National Calamity →
In view of the community quarantine in Metro Manila and suspension of work in the Executive branch of government from March 16, 2020 to April 15, 2020, the CIAC offices will be manned by a skeletal force to receive communications and documents/papers pertaining to on-going cases.
DTI inks a Memorandum of Understanding with FIDIC for Enhancing Local Capability in International Contracts … Continue reading DTI inks a Memorandum of Understanding with FIDIC for Enhancing Local Capability in International Contracts →
MAKATI CITY – The Construction Industry Authority of the Philippines (CIAP), through its implementing arm, the Philippine Domestic Construction Board (PDCB), forged new partnership with construction organizations and associations through the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement on July 18, 2023. The MOA renews the parties’ commitment in promoting fair and equitable contract conditions, specifically the CIAP Document 102, as the uniform general conditions of contract for private construction and make it the norm in the construction industry. The launch and commitment pledge was supported by leaders and representatives from the Philippine Constructors Association, Inc. (PCA); Philippine Institute of Construction Arbitrators and Mediators, Inc. (PICAM); Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers, Inc. (PICE); United Architects of the Philippines (UAP); Philippine Institute of Certified Quantity Surveyors (PICQS) Inc.; Philippine Society of Mechanical Engineers (PSME); Institute of Integrated Electrical Engineers of the Philippines (IIEE); Council of Engineering Consultants in the Philippines (CECOPHIL); Organization of Socialized and Economic Housing Developers of the Philippines, Inc. (OSHDP); Association of Carriers and Equipment Lessors Inc. (ACEL); and Society of Philippine Electrotechnical Constructors and Suppliers (SPECS) Inc.
The Philippine Domestic Construction Board (PDCB), one of the implementing arms of the Construction Industry … Continue reading PDCB successfully conducts the 2nd run of Know Your Contracts at the sidelines of Philconstruct Luzon 2023 →
The Construction Manpower Development Foundation (CMDF) successfully completed its first-ever public offering of the Foremanship … Continue reading CMDF runs 1st Public Offering of the Foremanship Training and Certification Program →