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Time Is Ticking On Dockyard Clocks Restoration

Time Is Ticking On Dockyard Clocks Restoration

Work is well underway towards restoring two of the Island’s most famous clocks with parts taking shape at a specialist firm in the US.The West End Development Corporation [WEDCO] announced last year that was investing $200,000 into restoring the clocks at Clocktower.One tells the time and one the high tide time, but the mechanisms were put in... Read more of this article

15 Minute Video Highlights Work At Dockyard

15 Minute Video Highlights Work At Dockyard

A new 15-minute video has highlighted some of the multi-million dollar work taking place in the West End. Taking a trip from Watford Bridge to Commissioner’s House, the film charts where money is being invested in making the area an even better place to visit and live. Joanna Cranfield, the West End Development Corporation’s Business Development... Read more of this article

CAOB Supports Airport Project & America’s Cup

CAOB Supports Airport Project & America’s Cup

The Construction Association of Bermuda [CAOB] says that it “fully supports the proposed public-private agreement” to build and maintain a new airport, and also “fully supports the America’s Cup which must be permitted to continue, uninterrupted and with the full support of all Bermuda sectors.”A spokesperson said, “The... Read more of this article

Update On Caroline Bay Marina Construction

Update On Caroline Bay Marina Construction

An update has been provided regarding construction progress at the Caroline Bay Marina, with all marina services to be “installed and completed between the end of February and mid-March,” while the resort is scheduled to open in 2018. A spokesperson said, “Caroline Bay Marina is located in the Little Sound on the Morgan’s Point Development,... Read more of this article

Department Issues Update On T.N. Tatem Repairs

Department Issues Update On T.N. Tatem Repairs

The Department of Education [Dec 29] issued an update regarding the restoration and repairs work at T.N. Tatem Middle School. Acting Commissioner of Education Dr. Freddie Evans stated: “I am pleased to report that work T.N. Tatem is progressing at a very steady pace. Crews from the Department of Parks, the Ministry of Public Works, contracted industrial... Read more of this article

Column: ‘The Numbers Speak For Themselves’

Column: ‘The Numbers Speak For Themselves’

[Opinion column written by Diallo Rabain] “In keeping with our promise to create jobs for Bermudians, the Government is working closely with Aecon to prepare tendering packages for contractor and subcontractor bids for work scheduled to begin in the new year. These will be announced shortly, and Bermudian workers and contractors are encouraged... Read more of this article

Mental Health Foundation Complete Facility

Mental Health Foundation Complete Facility

The Bermuda Mental Health Foundation announced the completion of the renovation and refurbishment of a two-apartment property for use as a communal residential facility for persons recovering from episodes of chronic mental illness. “One of the Bermuda Mental Health Foundation’s primary objectives is to acquire and manage communal housing for the... Read more of this article

Moresby House To Be Restored To Former Glory

Moresby House To Be Restored To Former Glory

A building originally constructed in 1899 at the Royal Naval Dockyard is set to be restored to its former glory and converted into office space, WEDCO said today. Moresby House – later called HMS Malabar – was built in 1899 as the residence of the Office-in-Charge of Works, or OCW, and will be restored and converted into office space under plans... Read more of this article

Ministry: Road Works Planned In West End

Ministry: Road Works Planned In West End

The Ministry of Public Works said they wish to advise the public that it will pave Somerset Road and Mangrove Bay Road starting on Thursday, November 17th. Work will start from Watford Bridge, along Mangrove Bay Road, and continue down Somerset Road to end at St. James Church. The Ministry said the aim is to have all works completed by December 1st... Read more of this article

Jet Fuel Supplier Commences Work At Airport

Jet Fuel Supplier Commences Work At Airport

SOL Petroleum Bermuda Ltd has commenced airfield construction work at the L.F. Wade International Airport. “The work involves the replacement and rerouting of a section of the jet fuel supply pipeline that connects the SOL facility at Ferry Reach with the storage supply tanks at the Airport,” a spokesperson said. “The company noted... Read more of this article

Video: Caroline Bay Receives Rock Shipment

Video: Caroline Bay Receives Rock Shipment

Caroline Bay recently received another shipment of armour rock directly to the Morgan’s Point pier, with the rock to be used to create the shoreline for the resort’s marina, which is due to open in March 2017.A spokesperson said, “In the spirit of forward progression, Caroline Bay, Bermuda’s up and coming five-star resort, recently received... Read more of this article

Photos: Caroline Bay Receives Another Shipment

Photos: Caroline Bay Receives Another Shipment

Saying that “each stone that is put in place is one stone closer to Bermuda becoming the home of a luxury product,” Caroline Bay recently received yet another shipment directly to the Morgan’s Point pier, with this second shipment of armour rock to be used to create the shoreline for the marina, which is due to open in March 2017. The... Read more of this article

Info Session For Airport Project Construction

Info Session For Airport Project Construction

Aecon Group will be hosting an information session for members of Bermuda’s construction industry who will be invited through the Construction Association of Bermuda and Bermuda Economic Development Corporation. “The session, to be held on November 8th, will communicate pertinent details that will aid members of Bermuda’s construction industry... Read more of this article