JTU Pag-asa recognizes engineers for 24-hour energization of WPS island


During the Monday, June 21 morning flag-raising ceremony, the Joint Task Unit (JTU) Pag-asa Commander LT Rey S. Tibay bestowed certificates of appreciation to the Project Engineers of National Power Corporation(NPC) headed by Engr Rogelio Balagtas together with Engr Melvin Alejandrino, Engr Gilbert Guarin, and Engr Jonas Fuertes for their initiatives and efforts, that led to the realization of 24-hour energization of the whole Pag-asa Island through the construction of the Kalayaan Diesel Power Plant and Distribution Line.

“The AFP as a whole recognizes the effort of the following engineers as they are the ones who supervised the day-to-day activities particularly on the electrical installation and the completion of the diesel power plant,” LT Tibay said.


The energization of the Pag-asa Island is one big step to development that will improve the lives of all of its inhabitants military and civilian populace alike.

The Kalayaan Diesel Power Plant and Distribution Line Project was started in June 2020 last year and was completed and inaugurated on June 12, 2021. NAVAL FORCES WEST