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Work Continues On NSC’s Grandstand Area

Work Continues On NSC’s Grandstand Area

Supporters coming to the football match between Bermuda and the Sao Miguel Azorean select team are being reminded that part of the National Sports Centre grandstand is closed for renovations.“It is a small part of the grandstand that is affected,” said Craig Tyrrell, NSC’s operations manager. “There are still plenty of seats and all the bleachers... Read more of this article

HSBC Bank Harbourview Centre Building Works

HSBC Bank Harbourview Centre Building Works

HSBC Bank Bermuda announced today that it will undertake building works on the Reid Street side of the Harbourview Centre commencing today, with the Bank saying that it is estimated to be completed within one month. “To enable the work to be completed in the most expeditious manner, the bank will be closing the Reid Street entrance during this... Read more of this article

Photos: Construction Underway At ‘Point House’

Photos: Construction Underway At ‘Point House’

Construction is underway at the former HSBC Building on Front Street in Hamilton, which was recently bought by the Green Family who plan to renovate it and rename it Point House. The Green Family — who also own the Hamilton Princess — said the plan is to make the building “more visually attractive,” with the ground floor to provide retail and... Read more of this article

New Initiatives To Streamline Planning Process

New Initiatives To Streamline Planning Process

The Department of Planning are expecting to introduce new initiatives to “streamline processes to support the construction and development industry,” Minister of Home Affairs Walter Roban said. Speaking in the House of Assembly today [May 10], the Minister said, “Honourable Members would likely be familiar with the required planning... Read more of this article

No Parking At Albuoys Point Due To Construction

No Parking At Albuoys Point Due To Construction

The City of Hamilton is advising the public that there will be no parking allowed at Albuoy’s Point or anywhere along Point Pleasant Road [entrance to Albuoy’s Point] due to major construction that started this week at Point House, #6 Front Street, the former home of the headquarters of the Bank of Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “There will... Read more of this article

Alternate Routes Due To Blackwatch Closure

Alternate Routes Due To Blackwatch Closure

The Department of Public Transportation is advising of alternate bus routes due to the Blackwatch Pass road closure. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Public Transportation advises the public, that due to Black Watch Pass closing from May 6 – 20, inbound and outbound buses to the City of Hamilton will take alternate routes. “Inbound... Read more of this article

Blackwatch Pass To Close From May 6 – 20th

Blackwatch Pass To Close From May 6 – 20th

The Ministry of Public Works is advising that effective on Monday, May 6th, Blackwatch Pass will be closed to traffic so that “construction works to the wall face can be conducted.” A Government spokesperson said, “The closure is expected to last until 20 May, 2019. “While Blackwatch Pass is closed the public is encouraged to plan ahead... 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

Photos & Video: Kids In Construction Showcase

Photos & Video: Kids In Construction Showcase

A rather impressive selection of craftsmanship was on display at the “Kids in Construction” showcase at Botanical Gardens this weekend, with the items demonstrating the formidable talent of some of the island’s students. The event involves inviting local school students to take part in building projects, with the products showcased for the... Read more of this article

‘Kids In Construction’ From March 20 To 22

‘Kids In Construction’ From March 20 To 22

The “Kids in Construction” event will be held from tomorrow [March 20] to Friday [March 22] from 1.00pm to 6.00pm at Slat House at Botanical Gardens. The event, which sees children take part in building projects, will see its products showcased for the week, during which the public can come and preview the items. On Friday [March 22], all items... Read more of this article

Roof Wetting At Government Quarry Building

Roof Wetting At Government Quarry Building

Earlier today, the Minister of Public Works Lt/Col David Burch hosted a traditional roof wetting at the Government Quarry for one of the two recently completed Artemis Buildings. The new buildings will house stores equipment and heavy machinery respectively. Speaking at the event, Minister Burch said, “Good afternoon and welcome to the Government... Read more of this article

Public Advisory: KEMH Roof Sealing Works

Public Advisory: KEMH Roof Sealing Works

The roof at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH] is currently having some repairs done on it and the Bermuda Hospitals Board is advising the work is expected to last “several weeks”. A BHB spokesperson said, “Work to seal a section of the roof at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH] has begun. The work is expected to last several... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights New Terminal Roof

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights New Terminal Roof

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 roof of the new passenger terminal building. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “A major part of the new passenger terminal building at the LF Wade... Read more of this article