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                         fter a decade of planning, the Senate of the Philippines is finally relocating to its new                        permanent home upon the completion of the New Senate Building.

                    The Senate of the Philippines is eyeing to transfer to their new home in celebration                           of its hundred-year legacy. Known as “Bagong Senado” (New Senate), the building is set to be the Senate’s new official residence for the next 100 years. 

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In 2017, Senator Sherwin Gatchalian filed PS Resolution No. 293: “RESOLUTION CREATING AN AD HOC COMMITTEE TASKED TO CONDUCT A FEASIBILITY STUDY ON THE CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW SENATE BUILDING AND RELOCATION OF THE SENATE THERETO.” The august chamber has adopted and approved the transfer of the Senate to its new location at the Navy Village, Fort Bonifacio, Taguig City. 

The New Senate is expected to be an iconic, green, and resilient building. The Senate Committee on Accounts will pursue the relocation and oversee the construction of the building. 

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Moreover, the Senate entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) to acquire a suitable site. The BCDA rolled a Conceptual Design Competition which was opened for technically-competent firms. Those who participated in the competition submitted their proposed design of the new Senate building. 

AECOM to Design The New Senate Building

Forty companies participated in the Conceptual Design Competition, then it was narrowed down to five teams. In the end, the Senate Committee on Accounts and the BCDA picked AECOM’s conceptual design for the Senate’s permanent residence

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AECOM is a global urban planning firm committed to delivering a better world. According to the firm, the building will be a sleek, ultramodern complex with four interconnected buildings. These buildings are shaped like the rays of a sun with the session hall at the center. 

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