Published by: DPWH Region X
Date: 14 March 2021
The Cagayan de Oro Civic/Convention Center in Barangay Indahag, Cagayan de Oro City is almost operational with only 10% remaining balance to complete the main building as of March 2021. The project completion is funded under General Appropriations Act FY 2020.
Scope of works for the contract include the installation of roughing-ins for LED wall TV, CCTV, sound system, auxiliary and VRV air conditioning units. FIBA flooring, complete set of basketball and volleyball court with electronic shot lock in the main arena is also currently ongoing installation with bleacher seats already in place. Finishing touches for the painting, architectural, ceiling, and housekeeping works for the function rooms, administrative office and rehearsal rooms are also in progress.
For the civil works component of the project, it includes the installation of fabricated steel for the main gate, mangima stone at the pylon (rear side) of the building, and concreting works for the ramp and rotunda section. Also, three guard houses are already completed with only one ongoing.
Additional amenities such as the five-storey car park building with roof deck, pavilion, view deck and other recreational features are proposed for funding, making the complex at par with the latest design concept.
The completion of the CDO Civic/Convention Center with complete facilities will support various events like sports, concerts, conventions, exhibits, seminars, conferences and trade shows that will be held in the city; accommodating up to 7,700 people.###