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‘Pile Driving’ To Start At Airport Project Site

‘Pile Driving’ To Start At Airport Project Site

Starting Thursday, May 25 through to October, pile driving will be taking place at the construction site of the new airport terminal. “This is the process of hammering steel piles into the ground at a depth of 115 feet within the footprint of the new terminal and passenger bridges. This is essential for supporting the structure of the new terminal,”... Read more of this article

Photos: Airport Redevelopment Construction

Photos: Airport Redevelopment Construction

Construction on Bermuda’s new airport terminal continues with workers preparing the site for development and receiving delivery of materials for building. The project has seen the arrival of three boat loads of materials with the latest cargo ship recently arriving in St. George’s Harbour with materials for the project being transferred to Marginal... Read more of this article

Photos: Cargo Ship Delivers Airport Materials

Photos: Cargo Ship Delivers Airport Materials

One of the marine vessels in St. George’s Harbour is the cargo ship Nomadic Bergen which is anchored in the harbour delivering cargo destined for the airport redevelopment site. Unloading of materials continues, utilizing cranes and a floating barge which transports the cargo to Marginal Wharf where a fleet of flatbed trucks deliver the items... Read more of this article

Details Of Work Permits Issued For AC & Airport

Details Of Work Permits Issued For AC & Airport

Responding to Parliamentary Questions in the House of Assembly from Opposition MP Diallo Rabain, Minister of Home Affairs Patricia Gordon-Pamplin provided details on the number of work permits related to the America’s Cup as well as for companies involved with the airport redevelopment. Work Permits Related To The America’s Cup: 1,028 The... Read more of this article

Six Bermudians Start Aecon Airport Internship

Six Bermudians Start Aecon Airport Internship

Bermuda Skyport Corporation, Aecon Group and the Bermuda Department of Workforce Development [DWD] announced the start of the Airport Redevelopment Project internship programme this week. As part of the project, six Bermudians have been offered paid internships with Aecon and members of its technical team in Canada. The interns were chosen by a panel... Read more of this article

Advisory: Airport Materials To Be Transported

Advisory: Airport Materials To Be Transported

From Saturday, May 13 to Tuesday, May 23, Skyport will be unloading materials at Marginal Wharf and trucking them to the airport site, and in order to allow long loads to cross St David’s Road “traffic control will be implemented and intermittent stoppages will occur.” A spokesperson said, “From Saturday, May 13 to Tuesday, May 23,... Read more of this article

Advisory: Unloading/Trucking Of Airport Materials

Advisory: Unloading/Trucking Of Airport Materials

From Tuesday [May 2] to Sunday [May 7] between 7am and 10pm, materials for the airport construction will be unloaded at Penno’s Wharf and transported to the airport site, and this may affect traffic flow and noise levels. A statement from Aecon said, “From Tuesday, May 2 to Sunday, May 7, between the hours of 7am and 10pm, we will be unloading... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Groundbreaking For New Airport

Photos & Video: Groundbreaking For New Airport

[Updated] The groundbreaking ceremony to mark the beginning of construction on Bermuda’s new airport terminal was held this morning [April 27], with the Town Crier getting the proceedings underway. Those delivering remarks included Premier Michael Dunkley, Minister of Finance Bob Richards, Minister of Tourism, Transport & Municipalities Michael... Read more of this article

Aecon Awards Four Contracts For Airport

Aecon Awards Four Contracts For Airport

Aecon Group announced today that it has awarded four contracts as “part of the preliminary work to build Bermuda’s first purpose-built airport,” with the contracts awarded to Bermuda-Caribbean Engineering Consultants for surveying work, R.A. Murray with Correia Construction for supply and trucking of gravel, D&J Excavation for excavation... Read more of this article

Airport Materials To Be Unloaded At Penno’s

Airport Materials To Be Unloaded At Penno’s

From Saturday, April 22 to Wednesday, April 26, between the hours of 7am and 10pm, materials for the airport site will be getting unloading at Penno’s Wharf, and this expected to affect traffic flow. A statement from Aecon said, “From Saturday, April 22 to Wednesday, April 26, between the hours of 7am and 10pm, we will be unloading materials at... Read more of this article

‘Bermuda Skyport’ Launched To Manage Airport

‘Bermuda Skyport’ Launched To Manage Airport

Aecon today [March 21] announced the launch of Bermuda Skyport Corporation Limited, a special-purpose company which will “manage and coordinate the overall delivery of the redevelopment project for a 30-year concession term.” “Skyport, a Bermudian company wholly-owned by Aecon Concessions, will take on the responsibility of operations,... Read more of this article

Airport Construction To Commence In April 2017

Airport Construction To Commence In April 2017

A press conference was held today to mark the financial close of the airport redevelopment project deal, with officials saying that “construction is expected to commence in April 2017″ and it will take “approximately 40 months to complete the construction of the new terminal.” Aecon announced this morning that it has “achieved... Read more of this article

Aecon Announce ‘Commercial & Financial Close’

Aecon Announce ‘Commercial & Financial Close’

Aecon announced today [March 16] that it has “achieved commercial and financial close” on the airport redevelopment project in Bermuda, with the announcement saying “CCC will fully subcontract the work to Aecon, a construction contract valued at US$274 million” and “construction of the new terminal will begin shortly and... Read more of this article