NIA Administrator Meets Region 7 Employees, Laid 4-Point Agenda

Tuesday, July 04, 2017 - 16:25

Tagbilaran City – After gracing the successful groundbreaking of two Small Reservoir Irrigation Projects (SRIPs) in Ubay and Buenavista, Bohol, NIA Administrator Gen. Ricardo R. Visaya (Ret.) on his two-day official visit to province committed a brief time to meet the management and staff of the NIA Regional Office VII headed by Engr. Modesto G. Membreve.

During the meeting held at the Central Visayas Training Center on June 27, 2017, Admin. Visaya discussed his 4- Point Agenda which will help steer the agency with respect to its current situation and in unison to the campaign of President Duterte’s administration – Against corruption and uplifting the lives of the farmers.

NIA mangita’g P10 B patubig sa Cantakoy

Tuesday, July 04, 2017 - 15:59

TAGBILARAN CITY, June 27, (PIA)—Gipasalig na ni National Irrigation Administration (NIA) Administrator Ricardo Visaya nga pangitaan nila og pundo alang sa katumanan sa P10 bilyones nga Bohol Northeast Basin (BNB).

Didto sa iyang labing unang gitambongan nga pag-lihi sa Benliw Small Reservoir Irrigation Project (SRIP) human sa tulo ka buwan nga paglingkod isip administrador sa NIA, gipadayag niya nga may 19,400 na lang ka ektarya nga luna sa Bohol ang mahimong kapatubigan.

Gikan sa 44,000 ka ektarya, napatubigan na ang dakong bahin niini dala sa mga higante nga proyektong patubig sa mga kabasakan nga una na nga natukod.

NIA breaks ground for P1.2B irrigation facilities in Bohol

Tuesday, July 04, 2017 - 15:33

TAGBILARAN CITY, June 27, (PIA)--In a day, the government through the National Irrigation Administration (NIA) broke ground for some a total of P1.2 billion in two small reservoir impounding projects (SRIP) that would critically boost Bohol's rice production in the region.

No less than NIA Administrator Ricardo Visaya and Boholano Cabinet Secretary Leoncio Evasco led local and NIA officials in breaking ground for the P595,000,000.00 Benliw SRIP in Ubay and the P620,000,000.00 Bonotbonot SRIP in Buenavista, June 26.

NIA breaks ground for P725M  Cayacay-Mabini irrigation project

Thursday, June 01, 2017 - 13:50

TAGBILARAN CITY, May 26, (PIA)--Former Agriculture Secretary and non Bohol Third District Representative Arthur Yap led local officials in breaking ground and laying the time capsule for the P725 million irrigation facility that would be a new hope for at least 320 poor farmers of Mabini Bohol.

With Yap were Mabini Mayor Juanito Jayoma Jr., Alicia Mayor Marnilou Ayuban's representative Panfilo Olaguir, National Irrigation Administration (NIA) Regional Manager Modesto Membreve, Abaca barangay Captain Silverio Miano, Engr Glen Doloritos for Gov Edgar Chatto, Cabulao Mabini Irrigators Association Vice President Juan Amores, irrigation association presidents Felipe Tutor, Maria Ayuban, and Exequiel Nudalo.

NIA 7's Extended Services Recornized

Wednesday, May 03,2017 - 08:42

NIA 7 is among the agencies recognized by the 4th Infantry Battalion, 3rd Infantry Division of the Philippine Army in line with its 36th Founding Anniversary Celebration on March 16, 2017 at Camp Gov. Lino Chatto, Macaas, Tubigon, Bohol.

Engr. Olimpio Jamisola Galagala Jr, Manager of the Engineering & Operations Division, NIA 7 receives the plaque of recognition from Brigadier General Franciso V. Delfin, Asst. Div. Commander of the 31D, Philippine Army.

The plaque is given as a token of appreciation for the support extended by the agency as a part of the technical support team in the programs of the Philippines Army in the Province of Bohol.

Montegracia CIP Turnover

Tuesday, February 28,2017 - 13:22

In behalf of the National Irrigation Administration 7, Admin Chief Jose Lito Lambojon together with Engr. Melchorito V. Gucor, PIC Edilberto B. Evardo and IDO Rico B. Bato-on head the turnover of the Montegracia CIP to the Sama-Buyog IA, Inc. on February 11, 2017.

The 2.5 million irrigation project is located in Barangay Buyog, Getafe, Bohol which is also the first irrigation facility funded by the government in the municipality.

The project is composed 5 units check dams, a 754 meters concrete canal, an elevated flume and thresher crossing. These facilities were designed to accommodate the needed water supply of around 20 hectares rice fields in the area which have been dependent of rainwater since.