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Contracts Awarded For Airport Redevelopment

Contracts Awarded For Airport Redevelopment

Four Bermuda based businesses, and one overseas company, have been awarded contracts to work on the new passenger terminal building at L.F. Wade International Airport, Skyport announced today. “Thermoset Roofing, a Florida based contractor, has been awarded the roofing contract for the new passenger terminal building and they will be working with... Read more of this article

Aecon: ‘Will Continue To Work Collaboratively’

Aecon: ‘Will Continue To Work Collaboratively’

“The Premier has articulated various concerns and we will continue to work collaboratively through them,” Aecon’s Steve Nackan said, adding that the “airport agreement provides a solid platform for us to continue making great progress in delivering a world-class airport Bermuda can be proud of – on time, on budget and without... Read more of this article

Aecon To Sponsor Construction Competition

Aecon To Sponsor Construction Competition

The Construction Association of Bermuda announced Aecon as the sponsor of the second annual Kids in Construction competition. The event will be held from March 10 to March 16 at Slat House at Botanical Gardens. It is a design and build competition open to all middle and high school students. A spokesperson said, “High school students will be tasked... Read more of this article

Canada’s Security Review Delays Aecon Deal

Canada’s Security Review Delays Aecon Deal

Aecon — the company involved in Bermuda’s airport project — confirmed that the ‘outside date’ for their proposed acquisition by a Chinese company has been extended from February 23 to March 30, as the Canadian Government has “ordered a continuation of the national security review.” Canada’s CBC news... Read more of this article

Aecon Shareholders Vote To Approve Sale

Aecon Shareholders Vote To Approve Sale

Aecon Group shareholders voted to approve the previously announced plan in which China’s CCCC International Holding Limited [CCCI] will acquire all of the issued and outstanding common shares of Aecon. “Approximately 99.40 per cent of the votes cast by Aecon shareholders were in favour of the Arrangement, including approximately 99.39 per cent... Read more of this article

Electrical & Baggage System Contracts Awarded

Electrical & Baggage System Contracts Awarded

Aecon Group today announced today the awarding of the electrical and communications work to Update Contracting Bermuda Airport Limited [Update Contracting] and the Baggage Handling System contract to Glidepath Systems Limited. “Update Contracting, a Dublin-based company registered in Bermuda, is a multidisciplinary provider of mechanical, engineering... Read more of this article

Je-Shae Pace On Intern Experience In Toronto

Je-Shae Pace On Intern Experience In Toronto

[Written by Je-Shae Pace] Unlike the other interns, I did not apply to this program initially. While I saw the advertisements and call for applicants, I was a new mother to an 8 month old. For this reason I had convinced myself that it couldn’t work, that it just was not meant for me at this time. I gained my Bachelor’s in Architecture from the... Read more of this article

Airport: Mechanical & Fuel Hydrant Contracts

Airport: Mechanical & Fuel Hydrant Contracts

Aecon Group announced the awarding of the mechanical contract to Update Contracting Bermuda Airport Limited [Update Contracting] and the fuel hydrant system contract to Phoenix Petroleum. “Update Contracting, a Dublin, Ireland-based company registered in Bermuda, is a multidisciplinary provider of mechanical, engineering and plumbing services... Read more of this article

Report: Canada To ‘Review’ Deal To Buy Aecon

Report: Canada To ‘Review’ Deal To Buy Aecon

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said the deal for a Chinese company to buy Aecon ”will be reviewed very carefully under the Canada Investment Act,” according to a report by Canada’s CTV News. The story said “The Trudeau Liberals are facing warnings to proceed cautiously and in as transparent a manner as possible as... Read more of this article

Aecon Group Agrees To Be Acquired By CCCI

Aecon Group Agrees To Be Acquired By CCCI

[Updated with video] Aecon — the company involved in the Bermuda airport redevelopment — announced that they will be acquired by CCCC International Holding, a wholly-owned subsidiary of China Communications Construction Company. Announcement The announcement said, “Aecon Group Inc. and CCCC International Holding Limited [CCCI] today... Read more of this article

Skyport & Aecon Celebrate ‘Safety Week’

Skyport & Aecon Celebrate ‘Safety Week’

Skyport celebrated ‘Safety Week’ with Aecon with a special event at the site of the new airport terminal today. “It was the first Safety Week in Bermuda and is a company-wide initiative that is held at every Aecon project site across Canada and internationally,” Skyport said.Frank Ross, Executive Director, Infrastructure,... Read more of this article

Jordan Lawrence Describes Intern Experience

Jordan Lawrence Describes Intern Experience

[Written by Jordan Lawrence] You miss 100% of the chances you don’t take. When I first heard about the opening to travel to Toronto for an internship programme put on by Aecon and Bermuda Skyport as part of the redevelopment of the LF Wade International Airport, I immediately took advantage of the opportunity, not completely sure of where the road... Read more of this article

Airport Project: Elevator Contract Awarded

Airport Project: Elevator Contract Awarded

Aecon Group Inc. announced today [Sept 19] that a “major contract” has been awarded to Bermuda Elevator Systems Ltd. “Bermuda Elevator will be responsible for installation of the elevators and escalators in the new airport terminal building. The company, founded in 1979, is Bermuda’s largest installer and service provider for escalators... Read more of this article