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BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) - ex USN PCE-891
« on: October 19, 2016, 04:05:29 PM »
From: http://www.navsource.org/archives/12/02891.htm

PCE-842 Class Patrol Craft Escort:
Laid down 28 October 1942 by the Willamette Iron and Steel Corp., Portland, Oregon
Launched 24 April 1943
Commissioned USS PCE-891, 15 June 1944
Reclassified as a Control Submarine Chaser, PCEC-891 20 August 1945
Reclassified back to a Patrol Craft Escort, PCE-891, 15 October 1945
Transferred to the Philippines 1 June 1948 and named RPS Pangasinan (PS 31)

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C/o AFGM Photos. Taken in 2009

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Re: BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) - ex USN PCE-891
« Reply #1 on: October 19, 2016, 10:49:16 PM »
Link for the FB page for the BRP Pangasinan (PS-31): 

https://www.facebook.com/brppangasinan/?fref=ts

Page gets updated regularly.

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Re: BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) - ex USN PCE-891
« Reply #2 on: October 20, 2016, 01:10:07 PM »


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SULU SEA (July 5, 2011) The guided-missile destroyer USS Chung-Hoon (DDG 93) and the Armed Forces of the Philippines Navy corvette BRP Pangasinan (PS 31) are underway supporting Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) Philippines 2011. CARAT is a series of bilateral exercises held annually in Southeast Asia to strengthen relationships and enhance force readiness. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Christopher S. Johnson/Released)

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Re: BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) - ex USN PCE-891
« Reply #3 on: October 20, 2016, 01:13:05 PM »
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Re: BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) - ex USN PCE-891
« Reply #4 on: March 09, 2017, 02:24:50 PM »
https://philgeps.gov.ph/GEPSNONPILOT/Tender/SplashBidNoticeAbstractUI.aspx?menuIndex=3&refID=4387512&DirectFrom=OpenOpp&Type=category&BusCatID=139

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Invitation to Bid (ITB)
Reference Number 4387512
Procuring Entity PN BAC SECRETARIAT, AFP PROCUREMENT SERVICE
Title Drydocking and Other Related Repairs of BRP PANGASINAN (PS31)
Area of Delivery Cavite

Solicitation Number: &R-PNBAC-2017-01
Trade Agreement: Implementing Rules and Regulations
Procurement Mode: Public Bidding
Classification: Goods - General Support Services
Category: Marine Transport
Approved Budget for the Contract: PHP 36,127,000.00
Delivery Period: 90 Day/s
Client Agency:
Contact Person: CDR PABLO O FUENTEBELLA JR PN
Head, PNBAC Secretariat
Naval Station Jose Francisco
Fort Bonifacio
Taguig City
Metro Manila
Philippines
63-02-8891301
63-02-8891301
afpps.pnbac@afp.mil.ph
Status Active
Associated Components 1
Bid Supplements 0
Document Request List 0
Date Published 09-Mar-2017
Last Updated / Time 09-Mar-2017 00:00 AM
Closing Date / Time 28-Mar-2017 09:00 AM

Description

M&R-PNBAC-2017-01

1. Bids received in excess of the ABC shall be automatically rejected during the Bid Opening. Interested Bidders may obtain further information from PN BAC in the given address below from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday to Friday.

2. Issuance of Bidding Documents: March 10-27, 2017 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday to Friday

3. The method of payment will be in the form of cash. The Bidding Documents shall be received personally by the prospective Bidder or his/her authorized representative.

4. All Bids must be accompanied by a bid security in the form as prescribed in the bidding documents for the project. Late bids shall not be accepted.

5. The Head of the Procuring Entity reserves the right to reject any and all bids, annul the bidding process, or not award the contract at any time prior to contract award, without thereby incurring any liability to the affected bidder or bidders.

Pre-bid Conference
Date Time Venue
22-Mar-2017 9:00:00 AM Office of the PN Bids and Awards Committee
Naval Station Jose Francisco, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City
Contact person: CDR DEMETRIO A CALDERON PN
Cell Phone Nr: 0917-303-1638 & 0917-587-4882
Email Add: pnbac2016@gmail.com
Other Information
A complete set of Bidding Documents will be provided by PNBAC Secretariat to the interested Bidders upon payment of a non-refundable fee in the amount of TWENTY FIVE THOUSAND PESOS (P25,000.00) only at CRB, CPMU, Philippine Navy Finance Center (PNFC), Naval Station Jose Francisco, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City.



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Re: BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) - ex USN PCE-891
« Reply #5 on: March 29, 2017, 03:20:57 PM »

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Re: BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) - ex USN PCE-891
« Reply #6 on: October 23, 2017, 01:08:04 AM »
PHILIPPINE NAVY HISTORY: FIRST PHILIPPINE NAVY ANTI-SUBMARINE WARFARE (ASW) OPERATIONS...

It was first days of November 1952, it was the height of the HUK Campaign wherein relentless reports were provided to authorities on the sightings of unknown submarines in the Polilio Island Area in Lamon Bay Quezon Province...

On 12 November, the ships of the 1st PATROL CRAFT ESCORT (PCE) Division under LTSG Dioscoro Papa PN aboard RPS PANGASINAN (PS-31) comprising RPS SAMAR (PS33) commanded by LTSG Domingo Villamater PN and RPS CEBU (PS28) under LTSG Alfredo Peralta PN positioned themselves at their designated patrol areas in Casiguran Bay (PS31), in San Miguel Bay (PS28) and in Lamon Bay (PS33)... On 13 November 1952 PS33 detected on its radar two converging vessels... In order to intercept, RPS SAMAR positioned herself in the middle but lost contact with the other craft- (a 100 foot Submarine) at the range of 2,000 yards, in a few minutes they were able to regain sonar contact and released depth charges though no explosions were heard, sonar contact was again made the following day 0530H wherein the intruder conducted evasive maneuvers and headed for deeper waters, depth charges were again released with the last one around 0610H which resulted to explosions...

SAMAR's ASW-TRR was looked into by the US Navy at Subic Bay and JUSMAG and was determined that the depth charge was dropped at beam aspect and could have damage the submarine... This episode in Philippine Naval History marked the first ASW operation conducted by the Philippine Navy with the end result for about 6 years no Submarine sightings were reported... Then Defense Secretary Ramon Magsaysay lauded the skippers of the three warships in preventing the resupply of ammunition to the HUK rebels... This milestone marked the essence of CONTROL OF THE SEA which is a valuable factor in any conflict, as most submarine surfacing or sighting reports of those days were in the Celebes Sea, Sulu Sea, Sibutu, Palawan, Lamon Bay, Dirige Bay and in the Ilocos area...
The ships utilized in the operation were transferred from the USN to PN in May 1948: RPS SAMAR was scrapped in 1960, while BRP Pangasinan and BRP Cebu are still in active service... All ships belong to the Miguel Malvar Corvette Class whose namesake is named after the famous Batangueno General of the Philippine Revolution... (Source: PN 1898-1998 by the late COMMODORE Dodds Giagonia and thanks to COMMANDER Mark Cendeno of the Philippine Coast Guard and Philippine Navy Historian)..





Posted by: LtCol. Francis Neri PAF
https://www.facebook.com/Bulldog.434.Cliffhanger/posts/10207472345227748

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Re: BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) - ex USN PCE-891
« Reply #7 on: October 23, 2017, 03:12:25 AM »
NOTICE TO MARINERS NUMBER 213-2017
Published: 19 October 2017

http://www.coastguard.gov.ph/index.php/notice-to-mariners/notam-2017/2017oct/1819-notice-to-mariners-number-213-2017

Notice is hereby given to all mariners and other parties concerned that:

1.   Reference: Philippine Navy Radio Message Cite NOCB-1017-122.

2.  The Philippine Navy vessels vessel PS31, PS20, PC119, PC376 and PC383  will conduct test firing on 27 October 2017 at vicinity10 nautical mile southwest off Cape San Agustin, Gov Generoso, Davao Oriental  bounded with the following coordinates:

Point A   Latitude 06º 7.00’ N   Longitude 126 º 08.00’ E
Point B   Latitude  05º 57.00’ N   Longitude 126º 08.00’ E
Point C   Latitude 06º 07.00’ N   Longitude 126º 16.00’ E
Point D   Latitude 05º 57.00’ N   Longitude 126º 16.oo’ E
3. In this connection, all ships/watercrafts transiting the vicinity of the abovementioned areas are advised to take note of the information and take necessary precautionary measures at all times.

4. The cooperation of all concerned in effecting widest dissemination of this information is requested.

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Re: BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) - ex USN PCE-891
« Reply #11 on: February 02, 2019, 02:55:59 PM »
https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=3024467100912181&id=231970423495210&

Subic Bay, Zambales- BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) held a Change of Command Ceremony at Riviera Wharf, January 25, 2019.

Cmdr. Jeric T Hechanova who commanded the vessel for 1 year and 7 days handed over the helm to Lcdr. Salvador L Bon Jr. who was previously the commanding officer of 1st Boat Attack Division of Littoral Combat Force.

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Re: BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) - ex USN PCE-891
« Reply #12 on: October 10, 2019, 11:43:57 AM »
http://www.ocd.gov.ph/news/557-ndrrmc-sustains-relief-efforts-for-itbayat.html

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NDRRMC Sustains Relief Efforts For Itbayat

Utilizing air and sea assets of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, the NDRRMC transported food and non-food items for the 1,025 families affected by the earthquake, as well as deployed personnel to aid in the relief mission.

           NDRRMC facilitated the airlift of relief goods to Batanes utilizing four (4) C130 flights, five (5) C295 flights, and one (1) CN212i flight by the Philippine Air Force (PAF). It also coordinated the ferrying of goods to the affected areas via the Philippine Navy’s BRP Pangasinan (PS-31).

           Since the earthquake struck, at least 3,324 boxes of food items have been transported to Batanes along with potable water in bottles and gallon containers. Also, 626 boxes of hygiene and sanitation kits, 24 boxes of assorted medicines, and other needed items such as pillows, folding beds, clothing, and school supplies were provided to the families. Likewise, one desalination unit, 30 units of water purifiers, 80 tents, 12 generator sets, and various telecommunications equipment have also been dispatched. NDRRMC remains on standby to replenish these supplies whenever necessary.

           The Office of Civil Defense (OCD), Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), and National Housing Authority (NHA) also distributed financial assistance to the casualties and families with damaged houses starting 05 August 2019 after the joint assessment conducted by OCD, DSWD, NHA, DOLE, DPWH, and Batanes LGU. The DSWD and DOLE will also be implementing a Cash for Work program to further assist the earthquake victims.

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Re: BRP Pangasinan (PS-31) - ex USN PCE-891
« Reply #13 on: December 02, 2019, 01:01:15 PM »
https://www.facebook.com/pg/BRPDavaodelSurLD602Official/photos/?tab=album&album_id=2640284896059465

BRP DAVAO DEL SUR (LD602) participated in Exercise PAGSISIKAP 2019 at the Naval Forces Northern Luzon (NFNL) Area of Responsibility on November 25 to 28, 2019. The Commander, Northern Luzon Command, LTGEN RAMIRO MANUEL A REY AFP formally opened the exercise aboard LD602.

The annual exercise spearheaded by NFNL aims to develop Fleet-Marine units that are capable of and competent in planning and executing Amphibious Operations. Participants from the Philippine Fleet include BRP DAVAO DEL SUR (LD602), BRP PANGASINAN (PS31), 1st Patrol Boat Division, PNH432, and Naval Special Operations Unit 2 (NAVSOU2) whereas Marine components include the Marine Battalion Landing Team 12 (MBLT12), the Force Recon Group and the 76th Marine Company, Assault Armor Battalion (AABn).

LD602 conducted Well Deck Operations for the deployment of elements of MBLT12 aboard the Amphibious Assault Vehicles (AAVs) of the Philippine Marine Corps during the Amphibious Landing Operations at the shorelines of Naval Education Training and Doctrines Command (NETDC) at San Antonio, Zambales. She also participated in exercises in Navigation and Naval Tactics with PS31.

Moreover, this year’s Exercise PAGSISIKAP 2019 included the integration of Philippine Navy reservists (Sailors and Marines) in seaborne and ground combat maneuvers. In line with this, the reservists had a first-hand experience on the daily routine, watch duties and ship evolutions aboard the ship.

The exercise was formally concluded on November 28, 2019 with the Commander, NETDC, RADM LOUMER P BERNABE AFP as Guest of Honor and Speaker and was duly represented by the Deputy Commander, NETDC, CAPT ROY VINCENT T TRINIDAD PN(GSC).

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