PRC: 32 new mining engineers

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Aug 19 2011 06:48 PM | Updated as of Aug 20 2011 02:48 AM

MANILA, Philippines - The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced on Friday the results of the Mining Engineer Licensure Examination given by the Board of Mining Engineering in Manila this month.

PRC said that 32 out of 45 passed the examination.

PRC identified the top 3 successful examinees as Jose Alexander Laurio Verzosa who got a rating of 85.75% in the exam; Farina Garrido Pontejos with 85.70% and Ron Marian Belegal Barbosa who got 84.80%. The 3 are all graduates of University of the Philippines-Diliman

Meanwhile, PRC also said that the application for registration without examination by Mr. Omar Soriano Abanid as Certified Mine Foreman was approved by the Board as per Resolution No. 03-2011 and in accordance with the provisions of Republic Act No. 4274, known as the “Mining Engineering Law of the Philippines.”

The members of the Board of Mining Engineering are Cornelio Q. Casido, chairman; Rufino B. Bomasang and Augusto C. Villaluna, members.

Registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of Registration will start on August 24 but not later than September 9.

Those who will register are required to bring the following:

  • duly accomplished Oath Form or Panunumpa ng Propesyonal,
  • current Community Tax Certificate (cedula),
  • 2 pieces passport size picture (colored with white background and complete nametag),
  • 1 piece 1” x 1” picture (colored with white background and complete nametag),
  • 2 sets of metered documentary stamps, and
  • 1 short brown envelope with name and profession and
  • to pay the Initial Registration Fee of P600 and Annual Registration Fee of P450 for 2011-2014.

PRC said that the successful examinees should personally register and sign in the Roster of Registered Professionals.

The oathtaking ceremony of the successful examinees in the said examination as well as the previous ones who have not taken their Oath of Professional will be announced later.

The registration for membership with the Philippine Society of Mining Engineers (PSEM), meanwhile, will take place after registration as a professional with the Board and the Commission.

Roll of successful examinees in the Mining Engineer Licensure Examination held on August 16 the following days and released on August 19.

Seq. No. Name

1 ABEN, CESAR ANTHONY AMOY
2 AGUSTIN, JULIE ANN ESTRELLA
3 APALE, RAMM PANKRATIUS AUGUIS
4 AVILA, DEBBIE JENNIFER ARREOLA
5 BARBOSA, RON MARIAN BELEGAL
6 BATAYOLA, JENNIFER BOLAÑOS
7 BAUTISTA, JEROME MAGALLANES
8 BELTRAN, EPHRAIM JOY BINAYUG
9 BUENDIA, DAVE VINCENT NUNAG
10 CAPUNO, CHRISTIAN LORD LAGUNA
11 CASTRO, ROEL
12 DE DIOS, RALPH LOAYON
13 DE DIOS, REY JR CALESA
14 FLORES, KARLO KRISTOFFER PRESADO
15 GADIANO, MICHAEL
16 GUELA, OLGA DANGALAN
17 LAGAN, JOSEPH EMMANUEL ZAPANTA
18 LUNGAY, TIFFANY CC PAQUEO
19 MATAS, PHILIP TROY ALFARO
20 OBRA, BEN MARCLETT EGUILOS
21 ORENSE, JASOND CORDOVA
22 PALARUAN, RENELL VILLANUEVA
23 PONO, MARK ROQUE
24 PONTEJOS, FARINA GARRIDO
25 PUNZALAN, ANNABEL PERRAL
26 RAMIREZ, JOHN ROBERT DE OCAMPO
27 RESURRECCION, JOSE ISRAEL BAJARO
28 SERRANO, VERNIER LICAYU
29 SIOSON, JHUMAR DE VERA
30 TOLENTINO, JOHN MICHAEL MENDOZA
31 TUAZON, AL JANRY SALUDARIO
32 VERZOSA, JOSE ALEXANDER LAURIO