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Metro Manila Skyway Stage 3 (MMSS3) Project

Project Brief
Implementing Agency

Toll Regulatory Board
Philippine National Construction Corporation (PNCC)

Project Description

The Metro Manila Skyway (MMS) Stage 3 Project is an elevated expressway from Buendia, Makati City to the North Luzon Expressway in Balintawak, Quezon City with a length of about 18.30 kilometers. 2×3 lanes from Buendia to Sgt. Rivera corner A. Bonifacio, Quezon City, 2×2 lanes from Sgt. Rivera corner A. Bonifacio to NLEX Balintawak, Quezon City and 2×3 lanes elevated roadway structure that will connect to the NLEX-SLEX Connector Road Project in the vicinity of PUP.

The project road shall consist of the following Sections:

Section 1: Buendia, Makati – Quirino Avenue – Nagtahan, 3.37 km

Section 2: Nagtahan – Aurora Blvd./Ramon Magsaysay Avenue, 6.19 km

Section 2A: Nagtahan – Tomas Claudio, 0.96 km
Section 2A’: Tomas Claudio – PUP Sta. Mesa, 1.30 km
Section 2B: Tomas Claudio – Ramon Magsaysay Avenue (San Juan River), 3.93 km

Section 3: Ramon Magsaysay – Quezon Avenue, 2.71 km

Section 4: Quezon Avenue – Balintawak, Quezon Avenue 4.46 km

Section 5: Balintawak, Quezon City – NLEX Footbridge, 1.56 km

The project is a component of the Supplemental Toll Operation Agreement (STOA) entered into by and among the Republic of the Philippines, through Toll Regulatory Board (TRB), CITRA, and the Philippine National Construction Corporation (PNCC) in relation to the Business and Joint Venture Agreement covering the project.

Estimated Project Cost During Approval

Php 37.43 Billion

Procurement Mode


Contractual Scheme

Supplemental Toll Operation Agreement

Contract Term

30 years

Implementation Mode



  • National Capital Region



Project Proponent

Citra Central Expressway Corporation (CCEC)


98.88% complete as of February 25, 2024 based on the latest As-Built quantities (PhP 51.322B excluding Section 2A').

7.93% complete for Section 2A' only, as of February 25, 2024.

On/Off Ramps is 93.13% complete as of February 25, 2024, excluding Section 2A'. There are 26 ramps for the project. 22 ramps are 100% complete.

The main trunkline, Buendia to Balintawak, was opened to traffic on December 29, 2020.

The replacement of N. Domingo Bridge was completed on March 10, 2020. The replacement of Sevilla Bridge was completed on July 18, 2020. Portion of the Skyway Stage 3, Buendia to Paco, was partially opened on July 22, 2019. Quirino North Bound East Off-Ramp (Along Osmena Highway and terminate before Quirino Ave.) was completed and opened to traffic on December 23, 2019. Construction activities resumed on May 16, 2020 in compliance with DPWH DO Nos. 35 and 39, series of 2020.

Source: Metro Manila Skyway Stage 3 Webpage as posted by DPWH PPP Service
May 2022 Accomplishment Report by Pertconsult International

    Project Monitoring Engineer, Toll Regulatory Board
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    Project Monitoring Officer, PPP Center
    (+632) 8709.4146 local 5205