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AZURA Boutique Hotel Starts Construction

AZURA Boutique Hotel Starts Construction

AZURA Bermuda Boutique Hotel and Residences has just commenced construction on the property formerly known as Surf Side Beach Club, on the south shore in Warwick. “The initial Phase will have 18 Hotel Residences providing up to 46 Hotel rooms. Also featured as part of the initial Phase will be a new poolside restaurant with exceptional ocean /... Read more of this article

Marinetek To Be Involved In Building Marina

Marinetek To Be Involved In Building Marina

According to a post on the Marinetek website, the Finland-headquartered company will be involved in building the megayacht marina at the Morgan’s Point development, with the company saying they are “honoured to be involved with such a world class facility.” The announcement said, “When the America’s Cup fleet arrives in Bermuda... Read more of this article

Land Rover BAR’s Base Under Construction

Land Rover BAR’s Base Under Construction

Land Rover BAR’s Bermuda base is “rapidly under construction” with “foundations set and framework up,” the sailing team said. A tweet sent by the team says, “Foundations set & framework up, the team’s Bermuda base is rapidly under construction.” Land Rover BAR includes four time Olympic gold medalist... Read more of this article

CoH To Correct “Kerp Clear” Marking In Hamilton

CoH To Correct “Kerp Clear” Marking In Hamilton

The Corporation of Hamilton said they will be correcting the “Kerp Clear” road marking located on Front Street, and explained that what happened was an “oversight” as the “worker only had one ‘E’ stencil so he used the ‘R’ as a place-marker when laying out the word with the intent to re-use the ‘E’ after he... Read more of this article

Time Lapse Videos: Demolition On Front Street

Time Lapse Videos: Demolition On Front Street

Demolition work continues on Front Street following the fire that caused severe damage to a number of buildings in July. At approximately 4.30am that morning, the fire broke out on Front Street, with Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service deploying 16 vehicles and over 30 members to battle the blaze. The blaze took hours to get under control, and caused major... Read more of this article

Cabinet Office Refurbishment Work Continues

Cabinet Office Refurbishment Work Continues

The Government provided an update on works taking place at the Cabinet Office building, which are expected to be completed early next year. A Cabinet Office spokesperson said, “The public will be aware that since June the Cabinet Office has been temporarily closed in order for the building to undergo extensive repair works to satisfy health and safety... Read more of this article

Time & Tide Clocks To Be Restored In Dockyard

Time & Tide Clocks To Be Restored In Dockyard

Time will be restored at the Royal Naval Dockyard in a $200,000 restoration project at one of the most recognisable landmarks in Bermuda. The electrical mechanisms of the clocks at Clocktower were put in 30 years ago and have worn out. One shows the time and the other the high tide time, and both are going to be restored.Andrew Dias, general manager... Read more of this article

Cabinet Approves School Painting Contracts

Cabinet Approves School Painting Contracts

Earlier this month, Cabinet approved several contracts to local businesses for the painting of Bermuda’s public schools. Last week, Minister of Public Works Craig Cannonier and Minister of Education Wayne Scott toured two of the schools, including Elliot Primary School and Purvis Primary School, where work was well underway. Below is the full... Read more of this article

“Benched 2.0″ Competition Winners Announced

“Benched 2.0″ Competition Winners Announced

The Institute of Bermuda Architects [IBA] announced the winners of “Benched 2.0”, a design-build competition aimed at students in both high school and university. In the public vote, the first place winners are The ‘Lazarus Snail Bench [Laz]’ [Jean-Pierre Lucas and Nafiayah Rayner] who teamed up with Vanessa Daniel of Geoff Parker Architect... Read more of this article

Eight Teams To Compete In “Benched 2.0”

Eight Teams To Compete In “Benched 2.0”

The Institute of Bermuda Architects [IBA] today [Jul 4] announces that eight teams will compete in “Benched 2.0”, its design-build competition that is aimed at students at the high school and university level. The competition pairs students with designers and builders with the task of designing and creating a bench by July 16. The benches will be... Read more of this article

Two Companies Appointed For Airport Project

Two Companies Appointed For Airport Project

Aecon Group Inc announced today [June 27] the engagement of Island Automation Limited to perform electrical engineering services and Onsite Engineering to perform mechanical engineering services for the redevelopment of Bermuda’s airport. “The appointments of these Bermudian companies for the first design phase of the project follow a competitive... Read more of this article

Island Construction Launches New Website

Island Construction Launches New Website

Island Construction Services [ICS] announced the launch of the ics.bm website which they said “will provide customers with a comprehensive listing of products and services offered by a local company which has continued to grow and serve the community with a diversified range of services since its inception in 1961.” “ICS have always... Read more of this article

IBA, ARC & AAB To Host Meeting On June 15

IBA, ARC & AAB To Host Meeting On June 15

The Institute of Bermuda Architects [IBA], Architectural Association of Bermuda [AAB] and Architects Registration Council [ARC] together will address comments received on a proposed new Architectural Professions Act at a meeting on June 15 at 5:30pm at the Anglican Cathedral Hall. Comments from various professional groups and individuals addressing... Read more of this article