Tag: #Construction

Morgan’s Point Submits First Phase To Planning

Morgan’s Point Submits First Phase To Planning

Morgan’s Point Ltd. – the company developing a hotel and residential complex in Southampton —  announced that plans for the first phase of the development, including an Environmental Impact Study [EIS], have been submitted to the Department of Planning. The company said the plans include an “ultra high-end 84-room hotel, a marina... Read more of this article

Premier & Ministers View Construction Progress

Premier & Ministers View Construction Progress

Earlier today [March 19], the Premier Michael Dunkley, Minister of Public Works Craig Cannonier, and the Minister of Economic Development Dr. Grant Gibbons conducted a site visit in Dockyard to get an update on several projects taking place in the area.Currently Dockyard is a hub of construction activity, with work underway to prepare Dockyard for... Read more of this article

Man Injured In Industrial Accident In Paget

Man Injured In Industrial Accident In Paget

[Updated with video] A 48 year old man is being treated at KEMH for what the police said were “unspecified injuries” after he became trapped under a piece of heavy machinery at the Botanical Gardens this morning.A police spokesperson said, “Around 9:05am on Thursday, March 5th Police and first responders attended an industrial accident... Read more of this article

Plans Submitted For Oracle Team Base

Plans Submitted For Oracle Team Base

A planning application for a base for Oracle Team USA — which is setting up in Bermuda in advance of the America’s Cup – has been submitted, calling for four new buildings and two floating docks. According to the application [PDF here], the project would see changes at South Basin, South Arm, Dockyard, and Sandys, “involving... Read more of this article

Do’s And Don’t Of The Construction Industry

Do’s And Don’t Of The Construction Industry

On Wednesday 4 February 2015, the Business and Professional Women’s Association of Bermuda [BPW Bermuda] will partner with Architect, Vanessa Daniel from Geoff Parker in their third company partnership series. “The theme of the seminar will be: the Do’s and Don’ts of the Construction Industry,” a spokesperson said. “BPW Bermuda... Read more of this article

Premier, Public Works Minister Conduct Site Visit

Premier, Public Works Minister Conduct Site Visit

Earlier today [Jan 23] the Premier Michael Dunkley and the Minister of Public Works Craig Cannonier visited the Botanical Gardens to assess the progress of two ongoing projects. The first stop was at Camden to view the upgrades and refurbishments taking place at Camden.A Cabinet Office spokesperson said , “Camden is a considerably old and historic... Read more of this article

Skid Testing Performed Near Embankment Scene

Skid Testing Performed Near Embankment Scene

Staff from the Works & Engineering Department were this morning [Jan 10] at the scene of today’s accident where a car veered off the road and ended up over the embankment in Southampton, with the incident occurring near the same location that a Police vehicle crashed through yesterday.After the incident this morning Police said, “At 4:36am... Read more of this article

Woodworking Classes Open For Kids, Adults

Woodworking Classes Open For Kids, Adults

Woodworks Carpentry Training Centre is offering a number of woodworking programmes for people of all ages, with core classes already underway, adult classes starting on January 10, an after school programme set to begin on January 18, and a potential Saturday morning class in the works for children. The company’s newsletter said, “Recently,... Read more of this article

Time Lapse Video: Building Being Demolished

Time Lapse Video: Building Being Demolished

Work took place today [Dec 20] to demolish a building on Middle Road in Southampton, and the video below shows hours of work taking place, all condensed into a two-minute time lapse video. A police spokesperson previously said, “Motorists are advised to avoid Middle Road between Camp Hill and Lighthouse Road in Southampton between 7am – 9am on Saturday... Read more of this article

Video: Burt On $6 Million Wharf Cost Increase

Video: Burt On $6 Million Wharf Cost Increase

The One Bermuda Alliance has “talked a lot about the management of capital projects” and “their first capital project had a significant cost overrun,” Shadow Minister of Finance David Burt said. The costs of the Heritage Wharf improvements were discussed in Parliament on Friday [Dec 12], with Minister of Public Works Patricia... Read more of this article


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