NEW PROGRAM: Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Professional Certification Program

Driving Operational Excellence: Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Professional Certification Program Schedule: September 28, 30, October 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, November 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30 and December 2, 2017  (A total of 20 sessions) Thursdays and Fridays 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Target Participants & Qualification Requirements: For Operations, Quality, Supply… read more »

Public lecture on Small Modular Nuclear Reactors

Small Modular Nuclear Reactors by Dr. Ahmed Abdullah August 23, 2017  l  8 AM – 12 PM Audio-Visual Room, National Engineering Center Juinio Hall, University of the Philippines Diliman Program 8 AM – 10 PM Lecture 10 AM – 12 PM  Open Discussion and Survey Abstract of Talk: Dr. Abdulla will talk about an overview of the technological, economic, environmental,… read more »


Nuclear power is being considered as one of the potential solutions to provision of sustainable electric energy in the Philippines because of its relatively competitive levelized cost of energy, low greenhouse gas and criteria air pollution footprint, and base load contribution. However, because of the complexity of this energy technology, multiple dimensions have to be considered, such as safety, security,… read more »

Two Training Programs Sponsored by DICT

The Philippine Government, through the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) is pleased to announce the conduct of the ICT Scholarship and Training Program. This program aims to provide deserving Filipinos the opportunities to upgrade their skills in the fastest growing, higher value ICT segments, including that of the information technology-business process management (IT-BPM) industry. For this program, the… read more »

The First Graduates of the Public Procurement Specialist Level 1

The UPNEC recently held a seminar entitled Public Procurement Specialist Level 1 from April 22 to July 10, 2017. A total of 66 government employees attended the 8-days training program and passed the certification exam. The Closing Program was attended by UPNEC Executive Director, Dr. Rizalinda De Leon, Atty. Dennis Santiago, Executive Director of GPPB and Prof. Maragtas Amante of… read more »

New Schedule: Value Engineering on July 4-6, 2017

We would like to inform you that the seminar “Reduce Unnecessary Cost with Value Engineering and Analysis” originally scheduled on 21-23 June 2017 has been moved to 4-6 July 2017 (Tuesday-Thursday).  

New Schedule: Solid Waste Management and Technology in Legazpi City, Albay

The Training on Solid Waste Management and Technology: Best Available Technology and Best Environmental Practice (BAT/BEP) to Reduce the Emissions of Dioxins and Furans from Solid Waste scheduled for May has been moved. Please be guided of the new schedule for the succeeding runs: June 7-9, 2017 June 13-15, 2017 June 14-16, 2017 The venue is still at The Oriental… read more »

Call for Papers

The Philippine Engineering Journal (PEJ) serves as a national medium of exchange of technical information and dissemination of engineering knowledge through the publication of original research work, technical papers, technical notes and research briefs in the field of engineering. Published semi­annually (June and December) by the National Engineering Center (NEC), it is distributed to schools and universities, professional organizations, and… read more »


Republic Act 9184, otherwise known as the Government Reform Procurement Act, and its 2016 Revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR)  provide for the proper implementation of public procurement by procuring entities. One of the building blocks of a sustainable, effective, efficient, responsive, and robust  public procurement system is the professionalization and continuing capability and capacity building of the Bids and… read more »

Call for UP NEC Graduate Research Proposals

Who:  Full-time Graduate students, preferably doing research on the areas of energy engineering, operations research, resource planning, and database management What:  Research Briefing and Call for Proposals Topic: Philippine Integrated Power Planning Model Objectives: 1) Create and implement a model that will integrate information across the power supply chain to determine most “cost-effective” power mix 2) Collect and manage data… read more »