MPT South on intensified operations during Christmas rush

It’s just a few days before Christmas 2022 and we’ve already seen tremendous vehicle volume on the roads, including the expressways. For MPT South – the tollway operator for CALAX, CAVITEX, and C5 Link Expressway – this holiday season is expected to bring a further 10-15% increase In vehicle volume and thus will be intensifying their operations.

MPT South will reinforce “Safe Trip Mo, Sagot Ko” the motorist assistance program mobilized during holiday peaks across its high-speed road networks. For CAVITEX and C5 Link, this will be done in partnership with its joint-venture partner, Philippine Reclamation Authority through its operating subsidiary, PEA Tollways Corporation (PEATC). 

Starting 6 AM on December 23, 2022, until 6 AM on December 26, 2022, and 6 AM on January 1, 2023, until 6 AM on January 3, 2023, under the program, towing service for Class 1 vehicles is free up to the nearest exit. It will intensify 24/7 customer service and will augment additional manpower on grounds such as RFID lane assist, ambulant tellers in the cash lane, and traffic operations personnel.

Emergency medical services and incident response teams will also be on standby 24/7. During this period, construction works along the main line will also be suspended, except for emergency repairs.

Get a chance to win a brand new MG ZS by using MPT Drive Hub app

Moreover, MPT South is also rewarding its loyal motorists through the MPTC-wide raffle promo ‘Download, Drive, and Win.’ The promo is open to all individual prepaid Class 1, 2, and 3 expressway users of CAVITEX, CAVITEX C5 Link, CALAX, NLEX, SCTEX, and CCLEX.

To join the raffle, motorists need only to Download MPTC’s latest digital app- MPT Drive Hub. Afterward, they will be eligible to earn points equivalent to raffle entries upon downloading the app, reloading using the app, or referring a friend to use the app. Two lucky winners will be drawn and get a chance to win a brand-new MG ZS, and ten winners may get PHP 10,000 each. Full promo mechanics may be found here.

“We are after the safety and smooth passage of our motorists 365 days of the year, and we are grateful for their patronage all these years. With ‘Download, Drive, and Win’ raffle promo, we hope to add joy to the yuletide season. We also hope to encourage the habit of ensuring sufficient load balance when passing through our toll roads, since it is now easier to monitor and reload in real-time using MPT Drive Hub app.” said MPT South President and GM, Raul Ignacio.

MPT Drive Hub app allows tracking of passages, calculation of toll fees, and monitoring of traffic conditions of MPTC expressways. Motorists may also request roadside assistance or send inquiries/feedback through the app.

Aside from the CALAX and CAVITEX network of toll roads, MPTC’s domestic portfolio includes the concessions for the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX), the NLEX Connector Road, the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEX) and the Cebu-Cordova Link Expressway (CCLEX) in Cebu.