PIA Press Release
Saturday, January 14, 2012
DOST-Caraga’s Science & Technology Center in Butuan inauguratedby Jennifer P. Gaitano
BUTUAN CITY, Jan. 14 (PIA) -– The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Caraga headed by Regional Director Lyndo Villacorta has inaugurated Thursday its new Science and Technology Center at the Caraga State University (CSU) Campus, Barangay Ampayon, this city.
Regional directors, representatives of the government agencies, and some private stakeholders together with Butuan City Mayor Ferdinand Amante, Jr. and other officials witnessed the inauguration as well as the groundbreaking ceremony of the DOST Metrology Laboratory.
Villacorta expressed his thanks to all government agencies for their support to DOST's programs and services. He also stressed that looking for resources for the construction of said building was not that easy but with hope and hard work, his office were able to build one and soon, the construction of the DOST Metrology Laboratory.
"With this new building, we can best do our function and best serve our clientele," said Villacorta.
Also, Amante commended the efforts of Villacorta in fulfilling one of their goals so they can give the best service to the public by doing well their science and technology tasks.
“I am very happy to know that this infrastructure will become one of the manifestations that Butuan is really developing.
With this development, DOST-Caraga assures public that they will continue to provide the programs and services for them. (JPG/PIA-Caraga)