MGB IV CALABARZON Temporarily Suspends Certain Quarry and Crushing Plant Operations in Rizal

In compliance with the Memorandum dated December 2, 2020, wherein the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Director ordered/delegated to the Regional Director the issuance of the temporary suspension of all quarry and crushing plant operations in Rizal Province within the coverage of Marikina River Basin which river system drains toward the Marikina River, the quarrying continue reading : MGB IV CALABARZON Temporarily Suspends Certain Quarry and Crushing Plant Operations in Rizal

MGB IV and RQAI Conduct Mine Safety, First Aid and Basic Life Support Training and DOLE Mandatory 8-Hour Occupational Safety and Health Seminar in Antipolo City, Rizal

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) IV CALABARZON in collaboration with Rizal Quarry Academy, Inc. (RQAI), conducted a two-day Mine Safety, First Aid, and Basic Life Support Training and DOLE Mandatory 8-hour Occupational Safety & Health Seminar on November 19 to 20, 2020 at Café Siena in Antipolo City, Rizal. Thirty (30) participants from the continue reading : MGB IV and RQAI Conduct Mine Safety, First Aid and Basic Life Support Training and DOLE Mandatory 8-Hour Occupational Safety and Health Seminar in Antipolo City, Rizal

MGB IV Responds to Geohazard Incidents in the Aftermath of Recent Typhoons

In response to the aftermath of the recent typhoons that struck in most part of the country, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region IV CALABARZON (MGB IV CALABARZON) spearheaded an investigation and assessment of reported incidents of landslides and flooding within the region. Technical personnel of MGB IV were sent to different areas of the continue reading : MGB IV Responds to Geohazard Incidents in the Aftermath of Recent Typhoons

Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic to Non-metallic Production in Region IV CALABARZON

CALABARZON’s overall production of non-metallic commodities has fallen by 50% in the 2nd quarter of CY 2020 compared to the previous quarter of the same year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Mining operations were suddenly halted by the Enhanced Community Quarantine enacted on March 16, 2020, and only resumed in the middle of May 2020. continue reading : Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic to Non-metallic Production in Region IV CALABARZON