Ferrer Mayor Luis ‘Jon Jon’ Ferrer IV (2nd from right) leads the ribbon-cutting ceremony and inauguration of the septage treatment facility together with Cavite Alliedkonsult Services (CAKSC) officers in Golden Gate Business Park in Bgy. Buenavista, Monday, Oct. 3, 2022.

Cavite septage treatment plant opens in GenTri

October 5, 2022 Dennis Abrina 159 views

GENERAL TRIAS CITY (GenTri), Cavite – Cavite Alliedkonsult Services (CAKSC) now officially opened the doors of its fully mechanized septage treatment plant at Golden Gate Business Park in Barangay Buenavista Monday, October 3, 2022.

General Trias City Mayor Luis “Jon Jon” Ferrer IV, Vice Mayor Jonas Labuguen, Lionel Dalope, CESO V of DILG (Department of the Interior and Local Government)-Cavite Provincial Director, President of CAKSC Anthony V. Gedang, and CAKSC Chairman Eduardo Luis T. Luy led the ribbon-cutting ceremony and inauguration of the said septage treatment facility, the “biggest” in the country and can help Cavite province and nearby provinces lessen their wastewater pollution.

Alliedkonsult is a product of a joint venture between MacroAsia Corporation and Envirokonsult.

Also present were the CAKSC board of directors, Carlo Benito T. Pascual II, Franclu Christopher T. Chua, Aaron P. Gedang, CAKSC Treasurer Amador T. Sendin, SVP (senior vice president) for legal and HR Atty. Marivic T. Moya, and Corporate Secretary Belgium S. Tandoc.

Representatives of government agencies also joined the launching, DENR-EMB Dir. William Cunado, Regional Director Noemi Paranda, DOH Regional Director Ariel I. Valencia, MD., DILG Regional Director Ariel O. Iglesia, LLDA General Manager Jaime Medina, Dr. Renato Escurel of Gen Trias CENRO, Dr. Jonathan Luseco, City Health Officer, and Engr. Norman Bugtong, City Engineering Office.

The fully mechanized treatment facility can help Cavite, and its nearby provinces lessen its wastewater pollution along Manila Bay and other bodies of water.

The said facility is designed to treat wastewater collected from the septic tanks program to expedite the provision of sewerage and sanitation services in the province that can help to reduce pollution loading in creeks and rivers that empty out to Manila Bay.