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Photos/Video: Longbird & Swing Bridge Designs

Photos/Video: Longbird & Swing Bridge Designs

[Updated with video] The Ministry of Public Works will be holding an information session at 6pm this evening [Sept 26] at Penno’s Wharf to present detailed designs for the Longbird & Swing Bridges, which they said are “designed to be unique landmark Bermuda structures which will reflect Bermuda’s unique and welcoming culture.” Update:... Read more of this article

Infrastructure Upgrades: Church & Court Junction

Infrastructure Upgrades: Church & Court Junction

The City of Hamilton advises that work to upgrade the junction of Court and Church Streets will commence on Monday, October 1st and is expected to be completed by November 9th. A spokesperson said, “This is part of the City’s ongoing Smart City initiative to install an intelligent traffic light management system and this junction will be rebuilt... Read more of this article

Wednesday: Longbird, Swing Bridge Info Session

Wednesday: Longbird, Swing Bridge Info Session

The Ministry of Public Works is advising that it will hold an information session to present detailed designs for the Longbird & Swing Bridges. The public forum will take place Wednesday, September 26 at Penno’s Wharf at 6.00 p.m. A spokesperson said, “The public will be aware that in 2017, the Government of Bermuda launched a three phase... Read more of this article

Video: Structural Steel Milestone For New Airport

Video: Structural Steel Milestone For New Airport

The completion of structure of the new airport terminal building was celebrated this evening with speeches and a party for the workforce. More than 200 workers representing Aecon and sub-contractors were thanked for their work on the project over the past year and a half. Frank Ross, Aecon’s Executive Director, Infrastructure, said: “Special thanks... Read more of this article

Man Remains In Hospital After Industrial Accident

Man Remains In Hospital After Industrial Accident

A 29-year-old man that was injured in the industrial accident in St George’s on Friday [Sept 14] has been discharged from the hospital, while a 63-year-old man hurt in the same incident continues to recover on a general ward at the hospital, where he is listed in stable condition.A police spokesperson said, “At last check this morning [September... Read more of this article

Two People Injured In Industrial Accident

Two People Injured In Industrial Accident

[Updated] There was an industrial accident in St. George’s this morning [Sept 14], with Police, Fire Service and ambulance personnel responding to the scene. A machine could be seen tipped over on its side, and unofficial information indicates that two people may have been injured. Further details are limited at this time, however we will update as... Read more of this article

Bridge Project In Flatts Gets Underway

Bridge Project In Flatts Gets Underway

[Written by Don Burgess] A bridge project that will harken back to the golden age of Bermuda’s railway has started. Friends of the Bermuda Railway Trail [FBRT], which has already won acclaim for the Bailey’s Bay and Store Hill bridges, are behind the idea which will eventually see it span across Flatt’s Inlet. The first phase is underway... Read more of this article

Construction Continues At Existing Terminal

Construction Continues At Existing Terminal

“Temporary drop off points to the LF Wade International Airport will remain outside of Café Boulevard through next week as ongoing construction continues,” Skyport said. A Skyport spokesperson said, “The temporary drop off points went into effect on Monday as a result of mechanical upgrades on the terminal, which began last month with the installation... Read more of this article

Airport Drop-Off Location To Temporarily Change

Airport Drop-Off Location To Temporarily Change

Drop-off points at the LF Wade International Airport will change for the next week due to construction at the existing terminal, Skyport said, adding that , drop off points “will move to the front of Café Boulevard beside the short-term parking lot.” A spokesperson said, “Drop-off points at the LF Wade International Airport will... Read more of this article

Reminder: One Lane To Close On Harbour Road

Reminder: One Lane To Close On Harbour Road

The Ministry of Public Works is reminding the public that starting next Tuesday [June 19] there will be a one-lane road closure along Harbour Road, Paget to accommodate construction works. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is reminding that starting on June 19th there will be a one-lane road closure along Harbour Road,... Read more of this article

Advisory: One Lane Traffic On Black Watch Pass

Advisory: One Lane Traffic On Black Watch Pass

The Ministry of Public Works is advising that work crews will commence construction activities along Black Watch Pass tomorrow [Apr 18]. A Government spokesperson said, “This will result in one lane traffic in the area, which will be controlled by stop lights. “The public is encouraged to be mindful of these construction works and if needed seek... Read more of this article

BEDC To Host Construction Workers’ Seminar

BEDC To Host Construction Workers’ Seminar

The Bermuda Economic Development Corporation is set to host a ‘Construction Workers’ Seminar’ at the Bermuda Industrial Union Hall on Wednesday, April 11th, 2018 from 6pm until 8pm. “The two-hour event will seek to educate the public on the work opportunities available for local businesses through the development of the St. Regis Resort... Read more of this article

Winton Hill Construction Work Advisory

Winton Hill Construction Work Advisory

The Ministry of Public Works is advising that work crews have commenced construction activities in the Winton Hill Railway Trail area, with work “expected to continue through early summer.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising that work crews have commenced construction activities in the Winton Hill... Read more of this article