TACURONG CITY – The Provincial Science and Technology Center - Sultan Kudarat (PSTC-SK) of the Department of Science and Technology Region XII (DOST XII) conducted two major activities in Tacurong City last January 26, 2021.
The Provincial Science and Technology Director (PSTD) of Sultan Kudarat Ms. Zenaida D. Guiano led the conduct of the said activities in Barangay Tina, & Upper Katungal respectively, all in Tacurong City, Sultan Kudarat together with her staff.
The activities were the conduct of Technology Needs Assessment (TNA) and ocular visit of proposed project site of NICE’s FURNITURE owned by Mr. & Mrs Asong, a recent graduate of
SETUP and the Technical Assistance provision to PMTZ Care Marketing – a newly-granted SETUP beneficiary on Plant lay-out for the expansion of the coffee processing project.
Furthermore, two (2) products labels of the herbal liniments, also of this enterprise was improved and now being adopted in their products being commercialized.
The activities aimed for the NICE’S FURNITURE, the project proponent's envisioned to expand their enterprise with the use of up to date technology through acquisition of high-end equipment, to enhance their production of quality furnitures and other home and office fixtures. Thus, their intention to apply again for SETUP technology assistance.
It also aims to help PMTZ CARE MARKETING, owned by Ms. Teofanie Criss Z. Tutanes on expanding her enterprise because the present area for her project is already small to accommodate the newly acquired equipment thru SETUP, thus the request for technical assistance on the plant layout.
The proponent also wanted the assistance of the office for training on beauty soap production using wasted coffee produced during processing.
"Our office would await for the availability of chemicals, which the proponent would provide for the training." said Ms. Tutanes.