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Philip Serazon | 31 May 2017
NAMRIA, through the Geodesy Division of the Mapping and Geodesy Branch (MGB), launched an information, education, communication (IEC) campaign on the Modernization of the Philippine Geodetic Reference System (PGRS). The event was held at Dusit Thani Hotel in Ayala Center, Makati City on 26 May 20 ..
Philip Serazon | 24 May 2017
On 16 May 2017, President Rodrigo R. Duterte issued Executive Order No. 25 (E.O. 25) which effectively changed the name “Benham Rise” to “Philippine Rise.”      The Philippine Rise is an undersea feature, east of Luzon island. The shallowest ..
Erlito Saberola | 19 May 2017
NAMRIA survey teams from Geodesy Division (GD) of the Mapping and Geodesy Branch (MGB) conducted second-order Land Gravity Survey in the City of Tuguegarao; and Municipalities of Alcala, Amulong, Baggao, Enrile, Gattaran, Iguig, Lasam, Peñablanca, Rizal, Solana, Sto. Niño, and T ..
Joseph Estrella | 16 May 2017
NAMRIA Tide Observers from the Visayas and Mindanao regions successfully completed the Training in the Collection of Physical Properties of the Ocean (Temperature, Salinity, and Density) at the Crown Regency Hotel and Towers, Cebu City, Cebu last 9-11 May 2017. The training was in line with t ..
Philip Serazon | 16 May 2017
NAMRIA officials and employees welcomed newly-appointed DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu during his visit to the agency on 12 May 2017. The visit came two days after the turnover of leadership in DENR was held, and four days after his appointment as DENR Secretary.    DENR ..
Philip Serazon | 12 May 2017
NAMRIA Administrator Dr. Peter N. Tiangco, CESO I, along with Mapping and Geodesy Branch (MGB) Director Ruel DM. Belen, and his staff, went to Basco, Batanes on 8 May, 2017 to coordinate with the Batanes Provincial Government regarding the geospatial data and training requirements of its municipa ..
Jeff Aguillon | 11 May 2017
NAMRIA officials, headed by Administrator Peter N. Tiangco, attended the turnover of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) leadership from outgoing Secretary (Sec.) Regina Paz L. Lopez to incoming Sec. Roy A. Cimatu. The simple ceremony was held at the DENR Social Hall in Vis ..
Aaron Andro Ching | 10 May 2017
The Hydrography Branch recently launched the 2017 Mobile App Development Contest in celebration of  World Hydrography Day.   The mobile application contest aims to encourage students to learn more about hydrography and its applications and use their knowledge to develop ..
Jeff Aguillon | 10 May 2017
NAMRIA representatives attended the opening ceremony of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Inter-Bureau Tournament 2017 held at the DENR Main Office in Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City on 08 May 2017. All bureaus and attached agencies under DENR participated in the eve ..
Joseph Estrella | 3 May 2017
In line with the Hydrography Branch (HB) capability enhancement of their Tide Observers, the 2nd leg of the training program on Collection of Physical Properties of the Ocean (Temperature, Density, and Salinity) will be held at Crown Regency Hotel and Towers, Cebu City, Cebu on 09-11 May 2017 ..
Charisma Victoria Cayapan | 2 May 2017
A workshop was held at the NAMRIA Boardroom on 10-11 April 2017 for suppliers of global navigation satellite systems (GNSS) equipment in the Philippines.  The event was organized by NAMRIA in response to the requests from suppliers for a refresher course on how to utilize the products an ..
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