Name of Project: Supply, Delivery and Installation of Various Fixtures and Water Pump System for the new RSTL/RML Building
Approved Budget of Contract: ₱2,849,948.00
Location of Project: DOST V Regional Office, Regional Center Site, Rawis, Legazpi City
SUPPLEMENTAL BID BULLETIN NO. 1
In anticipation of the arrival of Typhoon Dante on June 2, 2021 with potential power and telecommunication outages, all concerned are hereby notified that schedule for the Pre-Bid Conference of said project shall be postponed until further notice. The new schedule shall be announced on a later date. This Bid/Supplemental Bulletin No. 1 is issued to modify or amend items in the Bid Documents.
For guidance and information of all concerned.
19 May 2021
Now on its 11th year as an ISO-certified organization, the Department of Science and Technology Regional Office V (DOST V) successfully demonstrated compliance to the requirements of the ISO 9001:2015 during the remote off-site 2nd Quality Management System (QMS) Surveillance Audit. On 08 April 2021, the auditors from the Certification International Philippines, Inc. (CIPI) reviewed DOST V’s processes for CY 2020 on the provision of science, technology and innovation (ST&I) transfer and commercialization services, consultancy services, technology training, S&T promotion & information services, and S&T scholarships.
19 May 2021
The Department of Science and Technology Region V (DOST V) through the Provincial S&T Center (DOST V PSTC) – Camarines Sur, partnered with the Office of the Vice President’s Angat Buhay Program and the Local Government Unit of Pamplona for the community-based project “Upgrading the Production of Value-Added Farm Products of Golden Parauma Producers Cooperative (GPPC)”.
GPPC’s products include chili powder, vegetable-based chips, and products from soya bean, pili, corn, rice, coconut and other high-value crops. However, post-harvest losses and product quality during drying are perennial problems of the cooperative’s farmers and producers. Through the Angat Buhay Program—of which GPPC is a beneficiary—the cooperative linked with DOST to provide appropriate S&T interventions.
19 May 2021
The Department of Science and Technology Regional Office No. V (DOST V) provided innovation support amounting to Php 5,590,000 for the adoption of Biotek-M™ Dengue Aqua Test in the Bicol Region. Through the assistance of the Department of Health – Center for Health and Development (DOH-CHD) Bicol, the test kits will be deployed to district hospitals/public healthcare centers accessible to communities assisted under DOST’s Community Empowerment thru Science and Technology (CEST) program in the region.
Medical technologists from twenty-six (26) district hospitals/public healthcare centers in Bicol underwent hands-on training on Biotek-M™ Dengue Aqua Test Kit and NAAT Lamp (Lab-in-a-Mug) on 27-30 April 2021 at Sto. Domingo, Albay. This training activity served as a significant component of the kit’s successful deployment to district hospitals/public healthcare centers.
DOST V supports the 2021 Womens Month Celebration