LRMC taps DOST-PHIVOLCS for LRT-1 resilience and disaster preparedness

LRT-1 private operator Light Rail Manila Corporation (LRMC) has teamed up with the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) through its Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) for the Rapid Earthquake Damage Assessment System (REDAS) training among LRT-1 employees and partners. This is part of LRMC’s business continuity management to strengthen the disaster preparedness […]

June 12, 2022 What's New, Lifestyle, Industry News

LRMC launches new beep™ card promo, announces free LRT-1 rides on Independence Day

Private operator of LRT-1 Light Rail Manila Corporation (LRMC) joins the nation in celebrating the 124th Philippine Independence Day on 12 June 2022 with special promotional offers for commuters. Starting 12 June 2022, the total cost of a new beep™ card with load will be PHP50 from the previous total amount of PHP100. The cost […]

June 11, 2022 What's New, Industry News

LRMC starts trial runs of LRT-1 4th Generation trains

LRT-1 private operator Light Rail Manila Corporation (LRMC) has announced the start of dynamic test runs for the brand-new 4th Generation (Gen-4) train sets along its existing line. The Gen-4 trains will be seen running along the LRT line 1 began Wednesday night 04 May 2022 and thereafter, during off-peak hours and weekends to demonstrate […]

May 5, 2022 What's New, Industry News

LRMC releases LRT-1 train schedule for 2022 Holy Week

LRT-1 private operator Light Rail Manila Corporation (LRMC) is set to conduct its annual maintenance activities to continuously provide safe and reliable transportation system with a temporary suspension of LRT-1 operations from 14 April (Maundy Thursday) to 17 April 2022 (Easter Sunday). The LRT-1 will follow normal operating hours from April 11-13 (Monday – Wednesday), […]

April 11, 2022 What's New, Industry News

Light Rail Manila Corporation clocks in over 20M safe man-hours

LRT-1 private operator Light Rail Manila Corporation (LRMC) recently celebrated an impressive milestone surpassing 20 million safe man-hours without a lost time incident (LTI) in all of its ISO-certified facilities and business areas. The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) – Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHC) conferred the recognition for LRMC’s outstanding safety achievement […]

April 4, 2022 What's New, Industry News