MARIIS welcomes Administrator RRV

Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 19:57

On his third attempt, Gen. Ricardo R. Visaya (Ret.), NIA Administrator finally set foot at the Magat River Integrated Irrigation System - Dam and Reservoir Division Office on July 26, 2017. 

MARIIS Department Manager Wilfredo C. Gloria together with the staff division...


MARIIS-D3 Inaugurates Archive Center

Friday, September 16, 2016 - 23:53

San Manuel, Isabela - MARIIS-Division III inaugurates the first reports archive in the Magat River Integrated Irrigation System on September 15, 2016.

MARIIS-Division III Manager William B. Oppuer said this is this way of ensuring that the division's history would be remembered. "We have records dating as far back as 1976, when this office was established," he shared.

He said that the archive, called...


NIA, SNAP Complete MARIS Reservoir Optimization.

Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 23:20

RAMON, Isabela – Officials of the National Irrigation Administration and hydropower company SN Aboitiz Power-Magat inaugurated the completed MARIS Optimization Project here on June 1, 2016.

NIA Administrator Florencio F. Padernal and SNAP-Magat Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Joseph S. Yu led the ceremony. Joining them were NIA Public Affairs and Information Manager Pilipina P. Bermudez, Magat River Integrated Irrigation System Department...


AGRIPINOY Rice Achievers Awardee for 2015

Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 23:24

Congratulations, MACAÑAO IA of MARIIS-Division IV for being adjudged as one of the top 3 Outstanding Irrigators Associations under the National Irrigation System Category for the CY 2015 Department of Agriculture Agri-Pinoy Rice Achievers’ Award.

Your MARIIS family is very proud of you!

(Macanao Pilot IA of NIA-MARIIS Division 4 from the Province of Isabela. (L-R) DA Secretary Proceso Alcala, Macanao Pilot IA Treasurer Benjamin Marcos, Division 4...


Renewable Energy Developer Visits Potential Sites in MARIIS

Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 01:19

SAN MANUEL, Isabela – A foreign partner of a renewable energy consultancy and project developer conducted site visits of potential mini-hydro project sites at the Magat River Integrated Irrigation System here on April 20, 2016.

Dongyang Engineering Company of South Korea, foreign technology provider partner of Metroaces Management Company, Inc. (MMCI) visited five potential sites which include NDC 7 Eden, San Manuel (estimated capacity of 464 kW), NDC 7 Cabauitan, San Manuel (estimated capacity...