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Bldg Tech Updates: 2007

December 02, 2007

The Abbreviation of Architect(ure), Architect(ural)

Contributed by Arch. Jericho Adriano, FUAP

What is really the abbreviation for the word Architect(ural), Architecture? Some say it is Arch’t., others Archt. And still some is Arch. Others even say it doesn’t matter. Of course it matters. The doctors have their Dr., the lawyers, Atty. They won’t like it if these abbreviations are changed. The military have their Lt. for Lieutenant; Capt. for Captain; Col. for Colonel; Gen. for General, etc.

November 25, 2007

Christmas Book Drive – The Gift of Giving Continues

Contributed by Arch. Rex Tamase, BS Architecture

Book drive to benefit schools in Nueva Ecija and Cagayan

October 26, 2007

NCA16 Exhibits Latest Building Products

Contributed by Arch. Jericho Adriano, FUAP

Over 70 exhibit booths were occupied by sponsors and suppliers showcasing their latest building products for delegates to see and appreciate during the 16th National Conference of Architects (NCA) held last October 26-28, 2007 at Cebu City.

October 07, 2007


Contributed by Engr. Marlo Joven, Professional Electrical Engineer


October 06, 2007

Pride of Place: A calendar of heritage updates now ready

Contributed by Arch. Jericho Adriano, FUAP

The latest in the series of desk calendars and postcards published by the Heritage Conservation Society (HCS) where proceeds go to fund the Society's projects, "Heritage Recycled," the 2008 edition of the calendar is ready.

September 10, 2007

6th UAP Golf Cup

Contributed by Hunter Douglas

Hunter Douglas Phils.,Inc. won as the overall champion of the 6th UAP Golf Cup last September 10, 2007 played by Dennis Nicomedes.

September 01, 2007

Arkispecs.com presents 2007 Profile Template Collection

Contributed by Arch. Jericho Adriano, FUAP

Arkispecs.com offers a myriad of custom color schemes and pre-designed templates for your business profiles. With so many possibilities and combinations available, there’s definitely a design theme that projects the right image suited for your unique kind of business.

August 13, 2007

UAP Diliman to Hold CPE Seminar

Contributed by Arch. Rex Tamase, BS Architecture

The seminar, entitled Affordable Housing: The Look for Less, will be held at the Ortigas Home Depot conference room

July 30, 2007

UAP Diliman GMM set for August 9

Contributed by Arch. Rex Tamase, BS Architecture

GMM at Allan's Grill, Marikina Shoe Expo, Cubao

June 26, 2007

ABA Monthly Tournament moved to July 6, 2007

Contributed by Arch. Rex Tamase, BS Architecture

ABA's monthly tournament to be held at Playdium in Araneta Avenue, Quezon City

June 08, 2007

Art Sneak Peak of MADE National Competition entries on June 8 & 9

Contributed by UAP Diliman Chapter

Take a first look at the latest crop of entries from one of the country’s most prestigious and eagerly anticipated art competitions. Metrobank Foundation invites you behind the scenes of the 2007 Metrobank Art and Design Excellence (MADE) National Competition. Semifinal entries of the painting and sculpture category and the entries of the architecture and interior design category will be open to public viewing on June 8 and 9, 8:30 am to 7:00 pm at the 2/F, Fortune Building, Legaspi Street, Legaspi Village, Makati City.

June 03, 2007

Job Openings for CAD Project Managers, Project Coordinators, & Junior Architects at EServicePro

Contributed by Jeffrey Lagman

EServicePro, an Architectural Outsourcing firm that caters to the US Architects by producing electronic drawings, or CAD files for their project requirement, is looking for qualified candidates for employment...

April 13, 2007

Increase the living comfort!

Contributed by Roy Villarosa

Are you spending too much on your monthly energy bills? Is your home not yet insulated?

January 13, 2007

Vineyard Walltech System Corporation Celebrates Second-Year Anniversary

Contributed by Roy Villarosa

Owner Ramonsito B. Uy and Ma. Sheila Uy attribute this success to the originality and quality of their insulated wall panel EcoWALL products, and the beauty and advantages of EcoWALL itself.

January 09, 2007

UAP prexy appointed Vice Chairman to the NBC’s Board of Consultants

Contributed by Mr. June A, B

UAP National President Archt. Edric Marco C. Florentino, fuap has been named Vice Chairman of the Board of Consultants of the National Building Code through Special Order No. 91, series of 2006 issued by the Secretary of the Department of Public Works and Highways Hon. Hermogenes E. Ebdane, Jr. The Board of Consultants (BOC) of the NBC (PD 1096) was organized through Special Order No. 1 dated 01 April 1996 and reconstituted through Special Order No. 5 dated 05 January 2006.