Manila Water, the East Zone concessionaire for water and waste water services in Metro Manila, recently lauded partners for safety milestones in two ongoing projects.To celebrate one million safe man-hours within the Mariki
East Zone concessionaire Manila Water and the Laguna Lake Development Authority (LLDA) recently sealed its partnership to promote greater public environmental awareness with the latter as one of latest partners of the Toka Toka Environmental Movement of Manila Water, an environmental awareness campaign aimed at reviving the heavily-polluted rivers
East Zone water concessionaire Manila Water, won big in the Philippine Quill Awards held recently at the Crowne Plaza, Quezon City. The Ayala-led company brought home awards which recognized the company’s communication and skills programs.
Ayala-led East Zone concessionaire Manila Water Company has already installed a total of 889,448 water service connections providing 24/7 clean and potable water to more than 6.2 million in eastern Metro Manila and several towns of Rizal Province.
Metro Manila’s East Zone water concessionaire Manila Water, recently received its first Certificate of Appreciation from the Philippine Red Cross for its meritorious service to PRC’s Blood Donation Services program.
Manila Water was given the recognition because of its consistent donation to PRC, in line with the company’s blood donation drive held twice a year, since 1998. Last year, Manila Water was able to donate at least 34,200ml or 76 bags of blood collected from the employees and stakeholders of the company.
Manila Water, Metro Manila’s East Zone water concessionaire recently launched a comprehensive and state-of-the art Metrology Center, a water testing facility that employs international standards for meter testing/calibration. Manila Water’s Metrology Center is recognized by the Philippine Accreditation Office with an ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation, making it the Philippine’s first ISO-accredited water meter testing laboratory.
Manila Water, in 2011, acquired 49% stake in Thu Duc Water, which supplies one fourth of Ho Chi Minh City with bulk water services. This year, the company likewise acquired 47% of Kenh Dong Water Supply which covers the residential areas of District 12, to improve water services in the area where only 50% is covered by water services.
Manila Water Company has been given the prestigious Asian Human Capital Award (AHCA) by the Singapore Ministry of Manpower, INSEAD, and CNBC Asia. It is the first Filipino company to win the award.
The award, given to companies for their innovative and impactful human resource practices, recognized Manila Water’s transformation from a struggling, underperforming water utility, to a world-class water service provider.