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City: Fracture Causes “Leaked Sewage”

City: Fracture Causes “Leaked Sewage”

There has been a fracture in the force main on Front Street in the vicinity of the King St./Front St. junction which has “resulted in leaked sewage causing the odour in the area,” the City of Hamilton said today. A spokesperson said, “The City of Hamilton advises the public that there has been a fracture in the force main on Front... Read more of this article

Update On Bull’s Head & Elliot St Car Parks

Update On Bull’s Head & Elliot St Car Parks

As of Friday [Dec 8] the ground floor exit from Bull’s Head Car Park on to Bull’s Head Drive will be back in operation. The City of Hamilton spokesperson said, “The City of Hamilton can confirm that as of Friday, December 8th, the ground floor exit from Bull’s Head Car Park on to Bull’s Head Drive [east of Masters hardware store] will be back... Read more of this article

Welders Demonstrate Proficiency During Testing

Welders Demonstrate Proficiency During Testing

The Minister of Education and Workforce Development Diallo Rabain recently visited the Bermuda College where welders were taking their practical test for National Certification. Welders, electricians, automotive service technicians and landscapers are required to be Nationally Certified; this applies to both Bermudians and non-Bermudians. The practical... 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

Construction Begins On Airport Exterior Framing

Construction Begins On Airport Exterior Framing

Construction has begun on the exterior framing of the new airport terminal with the installation of the first columns of structural steel. “The structural steel will be erected to form the shell of the building, which will provide support for the second level and roof. Steel beams will form the structure to hold up the curtain wall and other exterior... Read more of this article

Materials Unloaded For Airport Redevelopment

Materials Unloaded For Airport Redevelopment

From May until mid-November, granular materials were unloaded at Penno’s Wharf and trucked to the construction site of the new airport terminal. The materials arrived in Bermuda on the M/V UBC Saika ship from Bayside, New Brunswick, Canada. Materials were unloaded from six deliveries beginning in May with the final load arriving in Bermuda on Friday,... Read more of this article

Elliot Street Car Park To Close Until December 4

Elliot Street Car Park To Close Until December 4

Elliot Street car park will be closed on Thursday [Nov 23], and is set to re-open for use on December 4th, with the City saying the “closure is necessary to complete the replanting of trees, trenching works and the installation of new lighting, CCTV cameras, the paystations and barrier equipment.” The City of Hamilton spokesperson said,... Read more of this article

Update On Bull’s Head Car Park Work Progress

Update On Bull’s Head Car Park Work Progress

Motorists can enter the ground floor of Bull’s Head car park via the Bull’s Head Drive off Dundonald St, the City said today. The City of Hamilton spokesperson said, “Following on from the Press Release dated 15 November 2017, from Monday, 20th November 2017, the City of Hamilton has decided to allow motorists to enter the ground floor of Bull’s... Read more of this article

Update: Bull’s Head & Elliot St Car Park Systems

Update: Bull’s Head & Elliot St Car Park Systems

[Updated] Construction of the exit barrier islands has been completed on the top three floors at Bull’s Head car park, and from Monday [Nov 20] the ground floor will be completely closed to allow for construction of the new main entrance and Bull’s Head Drive exit barrier islands. The City of Hamilton spokesperson said, “On Monday, 30th October... Read more of this article

Work Underway On Bull’s Head Car Park System

Work Underway On Bull’s Head Car Park System

On Monday, 30th October, work began on the installation of the new ticket/barrier system at Bull’s Head car park, with the City saying “this is part of the ongoing initiative, started last year, to install the system in the five largest City-owned car parks.“The barrier system in Bulls Head will be a one-ticket system. As in City Hall, No.1... 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

Advisory: Airport Materials To Be Transported

Advisory: Airport Materials To Be Transported

From November 6 until May 31, 2018, structural steel materials will be unloaded at the Hamilton Docks and transported to the construction site of the new airport terminal on a weekly basis. “These materials will be trucked in trailers over the period of a single day each week. The unloading of the materials and trucking will take place between... Read more of this article

Pile Driving Completed At Site For New Airport

Pile Driving Completed At Site For New Airport

The ‘loudest phase’ of the construction for the airport redevelopment project has been completed ahead of schedule, Skyport said today, explaining that all 719 piles have been driven beneath the surface to create the foundation for the new terminal. “The pile driving began on May 28 and work took place seven days a week. Pile driving... Read more of this article