(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Wednesday, 04 October 2023) At 3:00 AM today, the center of the eye of Typhoon "JENNY" {KOINU} was estimated based on all available data at 275 km East Northeast of Itbayat, Batanes (21.9°N, 124.2°E) with maximum sustained winds of 150 km/h near the center and gustiness of up to 185 km/h. It is moving West Northwestward at 10 km/h. Southwest Monsoon affecting Central Luzon, Southern Luzon, and Visayas. Butuan City, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur will experience Partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers or thunderstorms due to Southwest Monsoon / Localized Thunderstorms. Possible flash floods or landslides during severe thunderstorms. Light to moderate winds coming from South to Southwest will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.5 meters).

Monday, August 1, 2022

๐ƒ๐Ž๐’๐“-๐’๐ƒ๐ ๐›๐จ๐จ๐ฌ๐ญ๐ฌ ๐ฆ๐ž๐ญ๐š๐ฅ๐ฌ ๐š๐ง๐ ๐ž๐ง๐ ๐ข๐ง๐ž๐ž๐ซ๐ข๐ง๐  ๐Œ๐’๐Œ๐„๐ฌ ๐ข๐ง ๐’๐ฎ๐ซ๐ข๐ ๐š๐จ ๐๐ž๐ฅ ๐๐จ๐ซ๐ญ๐ž ๐ฐ๐ข๐ญ๐ก ๐ญ๐ซ๐š๐ข๐ง๐ข๐ง๐  ๐จ๐ง ๐ฆ๐ž๐ญ๐š๐ฅ ๐Ÿ๐š๐›๐ซ๐ข๐œ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐š๐ง๐ ๐œ๐จ๐ฌ๐ญ ๐ž๐ฌ๐ญ๐ข๐ฆ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง

SURIGAO CITY, Surigao del Norte (PIA) -- The Department of Science and Technology – Surigao del Norte conducted a Virtual Technology Training on Metal Fabrication and Cost Estimation for Machining Jobs for the micro, small, and medium enterprises in the metals and engineering sector of the province in partnership with the DOST-Metals Industry Research and Development Center (MIRDC) on July 27, 2022 via Zoom.

The technology training was conducted to further improve the knowledge and skills of the Small Enterprise Technology Upgrading Program (SETUP) -assisted firms on metal fabrication and cost estimation and gain an in-depth understanding for those who are exploring for business opportunities in the metals and engineering industry. 

During the training, Engr. Jose D. Berces III, Production Estimator II from DOST-MIRDC discussed the proper cost estimation for machining jobs — from factors to consider, basic steps in cost estimation, cost elements, down to the computation of machining and labor cost, among others.

The training was attended by technology-based enterprises assisted through SETUP namely SRS Industrial Trading, Sunexo Industrial Resources, Ever Machine Shop, Alpha Kairos Omega (ALKO) Engineering and Metal Works, Arriba Steel Industries, RSY Multi Trade Shop, 4JC Electrical and Machining Services, and REV-ANN Iron Works. 

Researchers from the Surigao del Norte State University – Surigao City Campus also joined the said training.

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