Tuesday, March 2, 2021
 

Arch. Benjamin Panganiban Jr.

Sawangan Park in Legazpi City, Albay done by city architect

Sawangan Park in Legazpi City in Albay is the latest landmark that seeks to uplift the development of Legazpi City to the next higher...

UAP’s Excellence Awards and National Awards

IN 1920, the Philippine Assembly passed “An Act to Regulate the Practice of the Professions of Engineers and Architect” or Philippine Assembly Act 2985,...

Reinforced concrete

EVERYWHERE you go, you see high-rise condominiums or low-rise commercial and residential buildings coupled with beautiful and manicured landscapes and poolscapes making such structures...

How Covid-19 defines architecture today

THERE is a saying “we cannot live without the air we breathe.” Air defines the architecture we live in. Who wouldn’t want to have...

Is the proposed Philippine Building Act a bane or a boon?

SOMETIME in 2015, then chairman of the Professional Regulations Commission (PRC) Dr. Florentino Doble came out with a letter addressed to the House Speaker...

Are the services of the architects worth it?

SEVERAL decades ago, a simple campaign advocacy slogan came out, which went this way, “If symptoms persist, consult a doctor.” This has struck me...

Palayan architects partner with LGUs on projects

THE United Architects of the Philippines (UAP) Nueva Ecjia Palayan Central Chapter headed by Chapter President Voltaire P. Agbayani, collaborated with the local government...

Preserving historic cultural buildings

MUCH has been said about the Philam Life Building along United Nations Avenue in Ermita, Manila, from the time it was sold in 2012...

For specialized architectural services, get an architect

TO most people I have met and got acquainted with, I have gotten to educate them on what architects really do and the differences...

UAP Daraga Cagsawa chapter celebrates 20th year

COME Aug. 19, 2020 in the Bicol Region, the United Architects of the Philippines (UAP) Daraga Cagsawa Chapter will be celebrating a significant milestone...

Duterte sacks PH ambassador to Brazil

President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the dismissal of Philippine Ambassador to Brazil Marichu Mauro who was recalled home for abusing her household staff. In his...

PH logs 2,037 new Covid-19 cases

As the country rolled out its vaccination program, the Department of Health logged 2,037 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, the fourth straight day that...

Senators adopt resolutions honoring Pasig mayor

THE Senate on Monday adopted two resolutions honoring Pasig City Mayor Victor Ma. Regis "Vico" Sotto for being chosen as one of the international...

Cerritos residents seek better internet service

Residents of Cerritos Heights, Cerritos Terraces, and Cerritos Hills are demanding better service from their internet provider and are seeking for the installation of...

Cebu, Davao frontliners to get Sinovac jabs next

The government will transport Sinovac vaccines to Cebu and Davao this week for the inoculation of medical frontliners, vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr. said...