Status of Projects Encountering Problems

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#Project NameFindingPossible Reason/ CauseRecommendation
1Bat Guano from a Philippine Cave as Potential and Sustainable Source of Antibiotic-Producing StreptoDelayed conduct of research project methodologiesOcular visit to the collaborating/partner institution was not made due to the enhanced community quarantine.

Processing of documents (i.e. PPMP, MOU) were placed on hold due
to the ongoing enhanced community quarantine.
Documents should be facilitated and fast tracked once the enhanced community quarantine is lifted.
2Cavite Industrial Area Flood Risk Management Project (CIA-FRIMP)Difficulty in identification of lot boundary in some areasDue to gaps between adjacent lots based on coordinates described in the TCTs, lot plans, etc.
3Concreting of Binay-Busok-busokan-San Vicente FMR, San Narciso, QuezonDelayed constructionWeather conditionFor submission of revised construction schedule incorporating bad weather due to typhoon Tisoy
4Concreting of Camflora FMRDelayed scheduleWeather condition1. For close monitoring
2. Contractor has already remobilize equioment and committed to reduce the slippage below 5%
3. For submission of revised construction schedule incorporating the suspensions made during bad weather condition
5Concreting of Manggagawa-Capuluan Central FMRBehind scheduleOngoing compliance to punchlistLGU to impose liquidated damages to contractor
6Concreting of San Vicente-Malaya FMR, Gen. Luna, QuezonDelayed construction
1. Variation Order issues
2. Slow Work progress of the contractor
Management meeting with LCE
7Construction of Atulayan - Bislian - Pamatdan FMRDelayed constructionPoor performance of contractor1. PRDP and LGU has already issued final warning to contractor for the -17% slippage
2. Contractor is requested to submit its disposition to LGU why the project should not be termianted
8Construction of Wharf Slight delay in construction incremental weather condition during the last month of the year 2015 adjust the project timeline
9cPMSLow utilization of the cPMSStaff in-charge lacks technical knowledge on how to operate the systemConduct training to concerned staff/offices
10Development and Use of Nanobiopesticide for the Control of Fusarium Wilt on High Value CropsThe field set-ups in Tuba, Benguet were rescheduled in December 2019
Inclement weather conditions in the region
The project's request for three-month extension without additional funding was approved in order for the project to catch-up the delayed activities.

11Development and Use of Nanobiopesticide for the Control of Fusarium Wilt on High Value CropsDelayed screenhouse testing of nanobiopesticide against Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense Tropical Race 1 (Foc TR1)
Tissue-cultured Latundan plantlets are needed for screenhouse testing of nanobiopesticide against Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense Tropical Race 1 (Foc TR1). However, the National Plant Genetic Resources Laboratory (NPGRL) of IPB is having a hard time propagating the needed plantlets due to contamination. There is no available Latundan plantlets in other plant tissue culture laboratories and nurseries.
The project's request for three-month extension without additional funding was approved in order for the project to catch-up the delayed activities.

12Health Sufficiency (LIKAS): Philippine Actinomycete as Source of BiosurfactantLate submission of audited financial and terminal technical reportOther purchase orders and disbursement vouchers still in process
which was greatly hampered by the lockdown due to COVID 19
Hasten the processing of documents
13Health Sufficiency - LIKAS (Likas Yaman sa Kalusugan)Delayed submission of financial and technical reportsProcessing of documents were affected/put on hold due to the enhanced community quarantineHasten and facilitate the liquidation and auditing processes after the enhanced community quarantine is lifted
14Health Sufficiency - LIKAS (Likas Yaman sa Kalusugan)The researchers were unable to yield good molecular
analysis results.
Have more attempts using different/new set of primers.
15Health Sufficiency - LIKAS (Likas Yaman sa Kalusugan)Delayed submission of financial and technical reportsProcessing of documents were affected/put on hold due to the enhanced community quarantineHasten and facilitate the liquidation and auditing processes once the enhanced community quarantine is lifted.
16Isolation and Characterization of Photofermenting Microorganism for Biohydrogen ProductionProcurement delaysAdministrative impedimentsHasten the process of procurement
17Isolation and Characterization of Photofermenting Microorganism for Biohydrogen ProductionFor the period being reported collection of some data were affected however, promising photofermenting microorganism for biohydrogen production were isolated
and characterized
Lockdown due to COVID-19 pandemicWill resume data collection once lockdown is eased
18Light Rail Transit (LRT) 1 Cavite ExtensionRelocation of Utilities
Utility Relocation is not in full swing because of the processing of MOA between LRTA and Utility Agencies/Companies. (Telcos & Maynilad)

Meralco (On-going relocation of Electrical Post and Conductors)


On-going preparation of MOA
19Light Rail Transit (LRT) 1 Cavite ExtensionDelay in the delivery of Right-of-Way (ROW) affected by the
alignment due to expropriation proceedings/cases.
Property owner's refusal to accept the LRTA's Letter Offer due to valuation issues of
their property leading to expropriation proceedings/cases.
LRTA-PMO to attend all court hearings/expropriation proceedings and provide
necessary documents when needed.
20Light Rail Transit (LRT) 1 Cavite ExtensionDelay in the relocation of utilitiesDelay in the approval of MOA between LRTA and utility providers

Delay in the review and approval of MOA by utility companies (external).

Delay in the concurrence of the relocation plan by LRMC (external).
Continuously monitor the approval of MOA, attend coordination meetings with the stakeholders and provide pertinent documents as required

Continuously follow-up on MOA from utility companies, attend coordination meetings with the stakeholders and provide pertinent documents as required.

Continuously follow-up on the concurrence of the relocation plan by LRMC.