The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region X granted GSL Enterprises a Mineral Processing Permit (MPP) denominated as MPP 2020-019-X for Sand and Gravel and other aggregates Crushing Plant Project located at Barangay Villaflor, Oroquieta City, Misamis Occidental thirteen (13) days after official acceptance of its application. GSL Enterprises now holds the fastest record of complying with all the mandatory requirements under Republic Act (R.A.) 7942, otherwise known as “The Philippine Mining Act of 1995” and Chapter XI of the consolidated DENR Administrative Order No. 2010-21. The permit was approved during the signing ceremony held at the MGB-X Conference Room, Cagayan de Oro City on July 22, 2020.
Present during the signing ceremony was the signing authority, Regional Director, Efren B. Carido together with the Chief of Mine Safety, Environment and Social Development Division, Engr. Rodante B. Felina; Chief of Mine Management Division, Engr. Manuel L. Candia; Engr. II, Engr. Maria Raniela P. Orteza; MCE II, Sheena Mate O. Lantaca; Chief of MTSS, Engr. Janice B. Furog; Engr. II, Engr. Jorden Torino; and the owner of GSL Enterprises herself, Ms. Gladys S. Lamparas.
Ms. Gladys S. Lamparas then expressed her gratitude and vowed to strictly abide with the Terms and Conditions of the permit as provided by R.A. 7942 and its implementing rules and regulations.