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Airport Kite Competition Winners Announced

Airport Kite Competition Winners Announced

Aecon and Skyport announced the winners of a kite design competition of Bermudian kites to display in the new terminal of the LF Wade International Airport. The contest was open to the entire Bermuda community, and kite designs were sought from residents of any age – from school children, professionals, artists, senior citizens, and any Bermudian... Read more of this article

Advisory: Materials To Be Trucked To Airport Site

Advisory: Materials To Be Trucked To Airport Site

From Saturday to Monday, Skyport will be unloading materials at Marginal Wharf and trucking them to the airport redevelopment site, and  traffic control will be implemented and intermittent stoppages will occur. A spokesperson said, “From Saturday, April 27 to Monday, April 29, between the hours of 7am and 10pm, we will be unloading materials at... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Interns In Toronto

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Interns In Toronto

Skyport has released the latest episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the internship in Toronto. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Earlier this year, two Bermudian Public Works employees embarked on an amazing internship... Read more of this article

Jamar Dill: “Has Been An Amazing Experience”

Jamar Dill: “Has Been An Amazing Experience”

[Written by Jamar Dill] My name is Jamar Dill and I am an Electrical Engineer for the Ministry of Public Works. My background includes 19 years of experience which began in 2000 after graduating from CedarBridge Academy. To date I have worked as an electrician, electrical fitter, and an engineer-in-training. I have also completed a Bachelor of Engineering... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights The New Apron

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights The New Apron

Skyport has released the latest episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the new apron. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “If you’ve driven by the site of the airport redevelopment project recently, you’ve seen all the changes.... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Tech Savvy Travel

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Tech Savvy Travel

Skyport has released their latest ‘Taking Off’ video, with this episode highlighting the fact that passengers can now show their boarding pass on a mobile device before entering the US Customs and Border Protection area and when clearing security instead of using the printed copy. Speaking in the this episode, host Mikaela Pearman said, “The security... Read more of this article

New Sub Contracts Awarded For Airport Project

New Sub Contracts Awarded For Airport Project

Six Bermudian companies have been awarded sub-contracts in the new airport terminal building including tiling, glassworks, painting and masonry works, Skyport announced today. Tiling and Terrazzo work for the floors of the new terminal has been awarded to Eminence Contractors Ltd. Aecon’s sub-contractor for the curtain wall, N R Windows has awarded... Read more of this article

Construction Work Begins At Entrance To Airport

Construction Work Begins At Entrance To Airport

Bermuda Skyport has advised of roadworks taking place at the airport roundabout, as construction has commenced on the new entrance to the new passenger terminal building. “Part of the work involves taking down the LF Wade International Airport sign. The letters have been preserved and will be presented to the family of the late L. Frederick Wade.... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Skyport Magic Mile

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Skyport Magic Mile

Skyport has released the twenty-fourth episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the Skyport Magic Mile. Speaking in the twenty-fourth episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Skyport is the new sponsor of the former Telford Electric Magic Mile, now... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Kite Design Contest

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Kite Design Contest

Skyport has released the twenty-third episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the kite design competition. Speaking in the twenty-third episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Calling all kite designers! Skyport and Aecon are hosting a kite design... Read more of this article

Contest: Design Kites To Hang In New Airport

Contest: Design Kites To Hang In New Airport

Aecon and Skyport are launching a contest to design Bermudian kites, with the winning designs set to “be incorporated into actual kites that will be suspended from the ceilings in the new terminal.” “Open to the entire Bermuda community, kite designs are being sought from residents of any age – from school children, professionals,... Read more of this article

Column: ‘Airport Objections Were Political’

Column: ‘Airport Objections Were Political’

[Opinion column written by Sylvan Richards, Shadow Home Affairs Minister] In his submission to the Blue Ribbon Panel BIU President Chris Furbert admitted that Bermuda needed a new airport, but then declared that “if it should result in any cost to the taxpayer, the answer is no”. The question therefore becomes how can a new airport terminal be built... Read more of this article

Aecon Magazine Features Airport Project

Aecon Magazine Features Airport Project

The winter 2019 issue of ‘One’ — a magazine published by the Aecon Group  — has featured the airport redevelopment project, saying “the project team has been very hard at work, staying on schedule and hitting key construction milestones.” The article said, “Thanks to the precise planning and behind-the-scenes work... Read more of this article