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Pursuant to Republic Act No. 6134, Surigao was converted to a chartered city on August 31, 1970 with Pedro Espina as its first city mayor.

Zaragoza Rock Formations

Unique rock formations approximately 20 feet high stands out against a backdrop of dense coconut trees and nipa palms ( Nypa fruticans) and covers an area of one hectare.

Basul Island

A tiny island at the entrance of Hinituan Channel with fine white sand mixed with assorted shells rims.

Ipil-Mabua Pebble Beach

A contiguous layer gray of pebbles.

Birok Islet Coral Reef

A small shell beach surrounded by vast mangroves and close to a reef.

Silop Cave

Stalagmites and stalactites dominate the chambers, accessible through its twelve entrances. It is approximately 7 kilometers from the city proper.

San Pedro Cantiasay Footbridge

This wooden footbridge is among the country's longest at 391 meters, connecting Sibale and Nonoc Islands.

Infrastructure Projects

Republic of the Philippines
Secretariat, City Legal Office
Surigao City
ITB No. 01-2013
The City Government of Surigao, through its Bids and Awards Committee (BAC), invites contractors registered with and classified by the Philippine Contractors Accreditation Board (PCAB) to apply for eligibility and if found eligible, to bid for the following projects:
 1. Name of Contract: Construction of New Terminal CR @ City Integrated Transportation Terminal
     Location             : Brgy. Luna, Surigao City
     Approved Budget for the contract: P1,100,000.00
     Contract Duration:
     Posted at PhilGeps on December 28 with reference no. 2077325.
2.  Name of Contract: Gravelling of Interior P. Reyes Extension Road
     Location             : Brgy. Taft, Surigao Ciy
     Approved Budget for the contract: P790,896.60
     Contract Duration: 30 calendar days
     Posted at PhilGeps on December 28 with reference no. 2077298
3.  Name of Contract: Construction of Road at Interior P. Reyes Street Extension (Phase III)
      Location            : Brgy. Taft, Surigao Ciy
      Approved Budget for the contract: P1,997,094.40
      Contract Duration: 60 calendar days
      Posted at PhilGeps on December 28 with reference no. 2077320
4.  Name of Contract: Construction of Single Barrel Box Culvert
      Location            : Nueva St., Brgy. Taft, Surigao Ciy
      Approved Budget for the contract: P650,000.00
      Contract Duration: 90 calendar days
      Posted at PhilGeps on December 28 with reference no. 2077329
Prospective bidders should possess a valid PCAB License applicable to the contract, have completed a similar contract with a value of at least 50% of the ABC, and have key personnel and equipment (listed in the Eligibility Forms) available for the prosecution of the contract. The BAC will use non-discretionary pass/fail criteria in the Eligibility Check/Screening as well as the Preliminary Examination of Bids. The BAC will conduct post-qualification of the lowest calculated bid.
All particulars relative to Eligibility Statement and Screening, Bid Security, Performance Security, Evaluation of Bids, Post-Qualification and Award of Contract shall be governed by the pertinent provisions of R.A. 9184 and its Implementing Rules and Regulation (IRR).
The schedule of BAC activities is as follows:

BAC Activities



1. Issuance of Eligibility Forms/Bid Documents

January 4, 2013 to

January 17, 2013

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

@ BAC Secretariat, City Legal Office, Surigao City


2. Pre-Bid Conference

January 4, 2013 @ 2:00 pm

PLEB Office, 1st floor City Hall Building, Surigao City


3. Opening & Receipt of Bids      

January 17, 2013 @ 2:00 PM

PLEB Office or BAC Secretariat Office, City Hall Bldg., Surigao City


The BAC will issue to prospective bidders Bidding Documents at BAC-Secretariat at the City Legal Office, City Hall, Surigao City, tel no. (086) 826-2664, upon their payment of a non-refundable amount of Three Thousand Pesos (P3,000.00) for projects below 1M and Three Thousand Five Hundred Pesos (P3,500.00) for projects above 1M  to the City Treasurer’s Office, Cash Division. Prospective bidders shall submit the Eligibility Requirements to the BAC at the said address.
The City Government assumes no responsibility whatsoever to compensate or indemnify bidders for any expenses incurred in the preparation of their bids.
(Sgd.) Atty. MANUEL G. CORO
          City Legal Officer
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