MGB 2 leads tech con with FCF minerals
Tuguegarao City, Cagayan- The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. II conducted a two-day technical conference with FCF Minerals Corporation on January 19-20, 2023 at Pulsar Hotel, Buntun, Tuguegarao City.
The technical conference was conducted to harmonize the Annual Social Development and Management Program ( ASDMP) of the company with DAO 2010-21 specifically on the creditable Programs/Projects/Activities.
As a regulatory agency, the MGB has the responsibility to review the ASDMP Programs/Projects/Activities of the company prior to its approval, submission, and implementation.
The ASDMP was in compliance with the Republic Act. No. 7942, otherwise known as Philippine Mining Act of 1995 on the provision that mining companies shall assist in the development of its mining community.
The technical conference was participated in by MSESDD Chief Engr. Rommel L. Amogan, Social Development Section Chief Demetrio B. Corsino, Senior SRS Maribeth G. Tumaliuan, and representatives from FCF Minerals Corporation.
MGB 2 holds reprogramming workshop for 2023 WFP
Tuguegarao City, Cagayan- The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. II led by RD Mario A. Ancheta conducted a reprogramming workshop for the implementation of the 2023 Work and Financial Plan held yesterday, January 12, 2023 at MGB ROII Conference Hall.
The reprogramming workshop aimed to prepare the technical as well as the support staff of MGB on the implementation of their targets and program of MGB for the year 2023.
The workshop focused on the presentation of the programs and targets of the three technical divisions where RD Ancheta together with the Finance and Administrative (FAD) gave comments on how to implement their Programs/Activities/ Projects (P/A/Ps).
“My appreciation to the whole workforce of MGB Region II for your commitment to your jobs last year, this 2023, let us accomplish all our targets and to continue to work hard as one MGB,” RD Ancheta said during the workshop
MGB 2 conducts Year-end Assessment
The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. II recently conducted its Year-end Assessment of its 2022 accomplishments at MGB ROII Multi-Purpose Hall.
MGB ROII Regional Director Mario A. Ancheta said in his meesage to continue to stay committed to the mandate of the Bureau in ensuring that responsible mining governs the mining industry in the region.
Meanwhile, MGB ROII 2022 accomplishments were reviewed and assessed for the improvement for the next years' operations.
A presentation from each division showed a succesful implementatiof of the FY 2022 programs, activities, and targets of the Bureau.
MGB ROII Budget Officer Aleida Merchi Furagganan presented financial accomplishments of the Bureau.
On the other hand, Engr. Agot Dumanas, Engr. Romeo Watchorna, and Ms. Gypsophila Craig Selvano presented their Division's accomplishments for the fiscal year 2022.
One of the highlights of the accomplishments is passing the stage 2 ISO Surveillance Audit where it approved the implementation of Quality Management System, Environmental Management System, and Occupational Health and Safety Assessment of MGB ROII.
In closing, RD Ancheta thanked his staff for a job well done, "2022 is still a fruitful year for MGB ROII and thank you for accomplishing more what is targeted for this year," RD Ancheta said.
MGB 2 passes stage 2 ISO Audit
The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. II led by Regional Director Engr. Mario A. Ancheta successfully passed the Stage 2 ISO Surveillance Audit conducted by the certifying body, Intertek last December 1-2, 2022.
The audit approved the implementation of Quality Management System, Environmental Management System, and Occupational Health and Safety Assessment.
The audit was headed by Karen Ng, team leader and Ken Evardoni.
Another surveillance audit is scheduled on 2023.