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...


NIA-IA Celebrate Hard Work and Commitment

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 01:23

MARIIS-Division III Manager William B. Oppuer delivers his State of the Division Address during the division’s Grand NIA-IA Day in San Manuel, Isabela.

San Manuel, Isabela – Hundreds of farmers headed by Alejandrino S. Pascua, President of the Federation of Irrigators Associations in Division III and employees of the Magat River Integrated Irrigation System-Division III gathered at office grounds here on March 20, 2015 for its Second Grand NIA-IA Day Celebration.With the theme “Sa...


MARIIS and LGU-Luna Lead Successful Padanum Harvest Festival

Monday, March 16, 2015 - 01:26

Luna, Isabela – More than a thousand rice farmers in the Magat River Integrated Irrigation System gathered here on March 11, 2015 for the Padanum Harvest Festival 2015 organized by MARIIS and the municipal government of Luna.

National Food Authority OIC Regional Director for Region 02 Mario M. Gonzales, Luna Vice-Mayor Andy Domingo, and MARIIS Acting Operations Manager Wilfredo C. Gloria together with the MARIIS division managers led the ceremonial...