Posts Categorized: Kasikas

Kasikas: MUST Engineering Complex as of 03-26-14


The new engineering complex of Mindanao University of Science and Technology is almost done. Installation of glass panels and aluminum cladding works are almost complete. The target launching of this building is set in June in time of the start of the school year 2014-2015. Photo by Red Archer of SSC Like this:Like Loading…

Limketkai Cinema Lobby Starts Major Renovation


Limketkai Center has undeniably the biggest cinemas in the city. Of course, Don Lim Ket Kai was well known for his cinemas in Capistrano Street, and these 4 in-mall cinemas were once the mall’s crown jewels. It has an iconic lobby adorned with 8 crystal chandeliers in 8 squares lit by orange neon lights. These… Read more »

Kasikas: Centrio Tower as of 03-25-14

centro tower

The construction of Cagayan de Oro’s second high rise building has already started. Centrio Tower is a residential condominium building located beside Seda Hotel Centrio. As shown in the photo above, steel rods are already sprouting in the construction site. Centrio Tower is a 23 storey high-rise building with 522 units. It is owned and… Read more »

Kasikas: Gaisano Puerto Updates 3/24/2014


    Eastside residents will be delighted to find that their Gaisano at Puerto is on its 4th floor construction. While the facade hasn’t formed properly yet, the side facing the highway is bearing the similarities as the rendered illustration.   The back portion is slowly forming though, as it is still being constructed. A… Read more »

Confirmed: SM CDO2 Premier will have an IMAX Theater


A national news outlet has confirmed that the 2nd SM Mall in the city, code named SM CDO2 Premier will have an IMAX theater. This comes after the announcement that all SM Entertainment units, including the West Avenue Theaters Corp (WATC) to be merged into SM Lifestyle Entertainment Inc. (SMLEI). SMLEI will now be the… Read more »

Opol Government to Build Boardwalk and Food Plaza


Do you remember the wooden boardwalk at the coast of Opol, fronting the market/municipal hall? It was a favorite hangout place for Opol and Cagayan de Oro residents until it was closed down due to risks and disrepair. A new project is rising soon however, an integrated boardwalk and food plaza which capitalizes on the… Read more »

The Glass-clad Limketkai East Canopy


The new green lane which extends towards ShopWise looks stunning with greeneries dotting the view. That is why perhaps Limketkai Mall has now converted the concrete wall of the opposite side of the canopy (facing north) to glass. When this is complete, both sides of the canopy will be glass clad, and will bring a… Read more »

Snap Shot: Proposed Opol Boardwalk and Food Plaza

Opol Boardwalk

This is the perspective of the proposed Boardwalk and Food Plaza in Opol. This is a project of their Local Government Unit. Opol is blessed with its beautiful beach strip with fine gray sand. If you are heading to the west, Opol is the first municipality outside Cagayan de Oro. This town is just 30… Read more »

MUST Engineering Building and Entrance Gate Updates


The facade of the new MUST Engineering Complex is now being finished. The partitions are now being constructed, which will possibly become commercial spaces. Wide stairs are also facing the road, which makes for a great looking facade. The new gate is slowly being revealed. It follows the concentric shape of the west side of… Read more »

Kasikas: Smart Condominium as of 03-08-14

Smart Condo

We posted last September 20, 2013 that a high tech six-storey condominium will be built in Uptown Cagayan de Oro (see article here). Named as Smart Condominium, this residential building is a project of Yega Development Corporation, a Korean Company. Located in Fr. Masterson Avenue across the main gate of Xavier Estates, Smart Condominium’s construction… Read more »