Mga Magnanakaw ng Metro, Tiklo sa Old Cabalan!

Mga Magnanakaw ng Metro, Tiklo sa Old Cabalan!

Mga Magnanakaw ng Metro, Tiklo sa Old Cabalan! Good news sa mga nanakawan ng kuntador ng tubig. Tatlong kalalakihan ang naaktuhan na nagnanakaw ng metro ng tubig kaninang madaling-araw sa Barangay Old Cabalan. Sila ay nadakip at agad na dinala ng Old Cabalan BPAT sa Police Station-4 sa kalapit na barangay ng New Cabalan, kasama […]

SUBICWATER expands payment options through ECPay

SUBICWATER expands payment options through ECPay

9,000 PAYMENT CENTERS NATIONWIDE: SUBICWATER customers now have access to ECPay-accredited establishments after a memorandum of agreement was signed between the two firms on September 3 in Quezon City. In photo are (L-R front row) ECPay General Manager Ma. Patricia Dela Fuente- Pascual, ECPay President Jude Aguilar, SUBICWATER CEO Benjamin Antonio III, and SUBICWATER Head […]

GIVE BLOOD, SAVE LIVES

GIVE BLOOD, SAVE LIVES

GIVE BLOOD, SAVE LIVES: SUBICWATER was able to raise 26 units of 450-ml blood bags during the blood drive held at the its main office in Subic Bay Freeport on Wednesday. The company’s annual blood drive is being held in coordination with the Philippine National Red Cross- Olongapo City Chapter.

Subic Bay International Film Festival

Subic Bay International Film Festival

SUBICWATER CEO Benjamin “Bubong” Antonio III presents the “Best in Music” award to Cia Hermosa-Jorge, director of the film entry “Old Skool”, during the awards night of the first Subic Bay International Film Festival held on June 24. Antonio sat on the jury that evaluated the six film entries this year: “Bhoy Intsik” by Joel […]

HONEST WORKER

HONEST WORKER

HONEST WORKER: SUBICWATER contractor Emil Garcia (right) turns over the wallet he found this morning to an admin staff of SUBICWATER. The wallet, which was found lying near the NSD compound in Subic Bay Freeport, contains a considerable amount of money, an ATM card, company ID, and other personal effects of one Jaylor Eliot, who […]

SUBICWATER adds micro-filtration facility in New Cabalan well

SUBICWATER adds micro-filtration facility in New Cabalan well

  SUCCESS: After a series of trial runs, SUBICWATER CEO Benjamin “Bubong” Antonio III (left) and Water Supply Operations Head Jaime Garcia (center) finally open the New Cabalan Deep Well valves to bring an additional 400,000 liters of treated ground water to this barangay daily. Water from this facility previously has a significant concentration of […]

300 residents is Nagbaculao benefit from service expansion

300 residents is Nagbaculao benefit from service expansion

  NAGBACULAO SEASIDE SERVICE EXPANSION: Barangay Kalaklan Chairman Willie Umali and SUBICWATER CEO Benjamin “Bubong” Antonio III lead the ceremonial opening of water valve for the seaside community in Nagbaculao, Barangay Kalaklan. Around 300 residents will benefit from this service expansion project of SUBICWATER.

SUBICWATER conducts test run on new micro-filtration facility

SUBICWATER conducts test run on new micro-filtration facility

MICRO-FILTRATION SYSTEM FOR NEW CABALAN WELL: Officials of SUBICWATER inspect the filtration facilty added to the deep well in the Lopez Jaena area of Barangay New Cabalan. The filters are meant to improve the quality of water being drawn from the said well. The New Cabalan Deep Well will be recommissioned within 24-hours to supply […]

Olongapeños on the Losing End (Editorial)

Olongapeños on the Losing End (Editorial)

  History has showed great civilizations disappearing when their water sources vanished. Olongapo City would suffer the same fate if we fail to address the growing number of informal settlers encroaching into our few remaining watershed areas. Case in point is SUBICWATER’s so-called Old Dam in Barangay Gordon Heights, up in the mountains where the […]

SUBICWATER leads feeding program at OCABIS

SUBICWATER leads feeding program at OCABIS

Around 75 pupils from the Old Cabalan Integrated School (OCABIS) received a nutritious breakfast prepared by personnel of Subic Water and Sewerage Co., Inc. (SUBICWATER), who was tasked to lead the January 15 installment of the 90-day supplemental feeding program. The three-month program aims to restore to normal the nutritional status of undernourished pupils, and […]

SUBICWATER: Naglilingkod, anumang agos ng buhay

SUBICWATER: Naglilingkod, anumang agos ng buhay

DEKADA ’90— hindi maitatanggi na isa ito sa mga pinakamapanghamong yugto sa kasaysayan ng Olongapo at Subic Bay Freeport. Kalagitnaan ng taong 1991 nang magtamo ng matinding pinsala ang siyudad matapos na pumutok ang bulkang Pinatubo. Ang sitwasyon ay lumala pa noong 1992, noong ganap nang napaalis ng gobyerno ang mga Amerikano mula sa Subic […]

SUBICWATER completes P34.6M worth of projects in Q1

SUBICWATER completes P34.6M worth of projects in Q1

SUBICWATER’s capital expenditures (Capex) on physical projects amounted to P34.62 million for the first three months of this year. This was brought by the completion of 27 projects and partial completion of 18 others. So far, total Capex spending for the last three fiscal years starting April 2014 has reached P501.8 million.   Pipe Network […]

Sibul Booster Station Completed

Sibul Booster Station Completed

The recently-completed Sibul Booster Station will improve water services to the highest points in Barangay East Bajac-bajac, a village that shares borders with that of Subic Bay Freeport. This facility will draw water from the three Saluysoy Tanks which sit on one side of the ridge separating the village from the fenced-in former US naval […]

New Pump and Motor for Mabayuan Tank

New Pump and Motor for Mabayuan Tank

The two-million liter modular tank inside the Mabayuan Water Treatment Plant (MWTP) compound was upgraded with another set of pump and motor which will provide water supply to Barangay Gordon Heights in case of plant shutdowns.

SUBICWATER holds public consultation for Iram water supply project

SUBICWATER holds public consultation for Iram water supply project

  About two years ago, SUBICWATER’s geo-resistivity surveys identified a possible ground water source in the Iram Resettlement Area in Barangay New Cabalan. A test drilling immediately followed, but results were unsatisfactory: water yield was way below the minimum requirement to make the operation of a pump station viable. At around the same time, the […]

Restaurant owners urged to clean grease traps regularly

Restaurant owners urged to clean grease traps regularly

In Subic Bay Freeport, those in the food service industry are required to have grease traps, which are plumbing devices designed to intercept animal fats and vegetable oils from the kitchen before they enter a wastewater disposal system. Grease solidifies under normal temperature. Other solid particles such as hair, food scraps, and dirt get trapped […]

SUBICWATER welcomes new CEO

SUBICWATER welcomes new CEO

A seasoned management expert on enterprise risk management, systems auditing, business processes re-engineering, and information technology is SUBICWATER’s new chief executive officer. He is no other than Benjamin “Bubong” Antonio III, who served as Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority’s (SBMA) representative to the SUBICWATER Board for three years up to 2016, being an SBMA Board member […]

Kalayaan sewage treatment plant upgraded

Kalayaan sewage treatment plant upgraded

SUBICWATER has effectively raised the treatment capacity of its sewage treatment plant in Kalayaan, Subic Bay Freeport by 40% after adopting a superior treatment system. From 900 cubic meters per day capacity, the facility can now treat 1,500 cubic meters of wastewater after it was upgraded to employ the Sequential Batch Reactor (SBR) technology. This […]

SUBICWATER to construct booster station in Gordon Heights

SUBICWATER to construct booster station in Gordon Heights

About 100 households in Upper de Guzman Street in Gordon Heights will benefit from SUBICWATER’s construction of a booster station towards the end of the year. The particular area, called Cell-1, lies horizontally above streets Woodhouse and Pacheco. Due to the area’s high elevation, water supply can only reach those households located before the community’s […]

Take advantage of SUBICWATER’s promo on new connections

Take advantage of SUBICWATER’s promo on new connections

If you are applying for a new water connection and SUBICWATER has a pipeline project in your area, good news!  You can avail of the company’s discount on installation costs. Under SUBICWATER’s promo,  applicants will pay for the meter cost and security deposit only, which are at P1,520 and P2,000 respectively. A 50% down payment […]

Nagbaculao Pumping Station

Nagbaculao Pumping Station

  24/7 SUPPLY: The Nagbaculao Tank and Pumping Station, located in Subic Bay Freeport, serves two seaside barangays that benefited from SUBICWATER’s recent expansion projects. Water from the Binictican Water Treatment Plant (BWTP) is being stored and pumped to the communities along the Kalaklan Ridge, as well as to the Rizal Street Extension of Barangay […]

SUBICWATER develops water source for New Cabalan

SUBICWATER develops water source for New Cabalan

Did you know that treated water has to travel through nine kilometers of pipeline before it can reach residents in New Cabalan? That is because the hilly barangay gets its supply from the Binictican Water Treatment Plant (BWTP) in the Freeport. Along the stretch of pipeline that connects the two areas are a number of […]

SUBICWATER rolls out new InfoTxt Hotline

SUBICWATER rolls out new InfoTxt Hotline

The company will soon deactivate its two old SMS hotlines in favor of one easy-to-remember mobile number: 0929-1111-444. “This is our new, 24/7 InfoTxt Hotline. If you need help with any water-related concern, text HELP to this number so you can receive the complete list of keywords and features that our text hotline offers,” said […]

Sewerage System to get 3 New Pumps

Sewerage System to get 3 New Pumps

  SUBICWATER’s engineering group is set to replace two pumps in the Central Business District Sewage Treatment Plant (CBD-STP) and another at LS 1813 (lift station) this August. According to the engineering group, it is more cost-effective to completely replace pumps that have reached the end of their productive lifespan than have them repaired or […]

Olongapo gets P54.3-M water system upgrade

Olongapo gets P54.3-M water system upgrade

SHOWER OF BLESSINGS: A resident of Nagbaculao, Barangay Kalaklan gets sprayed with water as Olongapo City Mayor Rolen C. Paulino (leftmost) leads the inauguration rites of Subic Water and Sewerage Co., Inc.’s (SUBICWATER) recently-completed water supply expansion project— one of the three projects worth P54.3 that were activated on Monday. SUBICWATER Chairman Herbert Consunji (fourth from […]

Binictican Treatment Plant Undergoes P16.5-M Rehab

Binictican Treatment Plant Undergoes P16.5-M Rehab

  SUBICWATER has reinforced major components of the Binictican Water Treatment Plant (BWTP) with high strength carbon composites and glass fibers to lengthen its lifespan and to ensure that the water it supplies to the Subic Bay Freeport and portions of Olongapo City are free from contaminants. The P16.5-million rehabilitation program covered the retrofitting of […]

P21-M Water Tank Prepares Mabayuan Plant for Summer

P21-M Water Tank Prepares Mabayuan Plant for Summer

  Before summer sets in this year, SUBICWATER will have a two million-liter steel-bolted tank standing at its Mabayuan Water Treatment Plant (MWTP) to provide extra water supply to the northern part of Olongapo City. The P21-million project which broke ground on September 10, 2012 is 14 meters wide by 13.48 meters high, with self-supporting […]