New DPWH Secretary inspects NLEX Connector project

By |2021-10-18T00:43:48+00:00October 16th, 2021|News, October 2021|

Newly installed acting secretary of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Roger G. Mercado recently inspected the NLEX Connector to familiarize himself with the construction progress and right-of-way requirements of this major infrastructure project. With him were DPWH Undersecretary Catalina Cabral, DPWH PPP Director Alex Bote, DPWH Project Manager Dave Galang, and NLEX

NLEX’s sustainability efforts yield carbon footprint reduction

By |2021-10-05T02:53:00+00:00October 5th, 2021|News, October 2021|

The NLEX Corporation has reduced its carbon footprint through its solar photovoltaic power system installed in select toll plazas. In its recent data, the total energy harvested for 2020 was 171 megawatt-hours which gained carbon emission savings of 134,232 kilograms or equivalent to 4,006 trees planted. Record shows that the Bocaue Barrier has generated the

NLEX Corp to complete NLEX Connector España Section in 1Q 2022

By |2021-09-22T09:25:45+00:00September 22nd, 2021|News, September 2021|

NLEX Corporation today said it will complete the first 5-kilometer section of NLEX Connector, a major infrastructure project that aims to alleviate congestion and improve mobility in Metro Manila, in the first quarter next year with construction almost halfway through.   This elevated expressway is a public-private partnership project between Metro Pacific Tollways led-NLEX Corporation

SFEX helps accelerate business activities, serves over 1.3M motorists

By |2021-09-21T06:15:20+00:00September 20th, 2021|News, September 2021|

Since its opening in February this year, over 1.3 million motorists traveling to and from Subic have benefitted from the travel convenience brought by the recently expanded Subic Freeport Expressway (SFEX).  The new road was also seen to have helped businesses, especially those located in the freeport area, recover from the economic impact of the

NLEX completes rehabilitation of Bulacan bridges

By |2021-09-13T00:36:12+00:00September 10th, 2021|News, September 2021|

All lanes are now open at the Meycauayan and Bigaa bridges in Bulacan as the NLEX Corporation recently completed the rehabilitation of both bridges ahead of its original completion schedule. “Despite some restrictions caused by the ongoing pandemic and the challenges brought by inclement weather conditions and doing works in live traffic, we’re happy to

NLEX names winners of digital art competition

By |2021-09-06T01:04:47+00:00September 5th, 2021|News, September 2021|

Twelve artists from various areas of the Philippines emerged as winners of the NLEX-SCTEX Digital Art Competition 2021. The NLEX Corporation has announced the results of the contest aimed at showcasing the rich and colorful sites, traditions, and experiences in the northern part of the country.   With the theme: “NLEX-SCTEX: Gateway to the Unique

NLEX extends help to host communities, pandemic-hit jeepney drivers

By |2021-08-30T13:26:38+00:00August 30th, 2021|News, August 2021|

The Metro Pacific-led NLEX Corporation recently donated close to 1,000 boxes of food items and other essentials to jeepney drivers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, communities hit by the recent flooding, and vaccinators in some local government units. This effort is part of NLEX’s commitment to support its stakeholders in both transport and community sectors.

NLEX lauds LGU for anti-stoning ordinance

By |2021-08-24T01:30:44+00:00August 21st, 2021|News, August 2021|

With safety ingrained in its culture, the NLEX Corporation has commended the Sangguniang Bayan of Floridablanca in Pampanga for passing an ordinance that would help eliminate stoning incidents in the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEX). The Municipal Ordinance No. 120 or the “Floridablanca Anti-Stoning Ordinance” intends to penalize stoning and other prohibited acts in SCTEX. The passage

NLEX holds online basketball clinic for host communities

By |2021-08-12T04:10:55+00:00August 12th, 2021|News, August 2021|

NLEX Corporation continues to reach out to host communities as it recently conducted an online basketball clinic for 53 young people in areas traversed by NLEX-SCTEX. Dubbed as “NLEX-SCTEX Basketboys,” this program is being held every year since 2013 aimed at promoting wellness and engaging the youth in host communities; developing their basketball skills and

NLEX launches digital art competition

By |2021-08-12T04:05:20+00:00August 2nd, 2021|News, August 2021|

The Metro Pacific-led NLEX Corporation recently launched its digital art competition as it seeks to strengthen NLEX-SCTEX’s position as the gateway to cultural discoveries and experiences in the North.   Running until August 15, 2021, this contest intends to showcase everything the North has to offer— rich and colorful traditions, meaningful connections, and memorable experiences.