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February 22, 2018
Road Paving Project begins in New Providence

Motorists in New Providence can look forward to “smoother” drives...

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January 14, 2019
Public, Private Partnership Brings Gambier Community Park to Life

In a quiet, yet crucial corner of Gambier Village a lackluster lot is being transformed into a thriving greenspace designed to bring neighbours together to mix, mingle and play, reveling in the joys of outdoor activities...

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September 16, 2015
Baha Mar casino equipment owner renews demand: Pay or lose equipment

With no clear indication of how or when precisely Baha Mar intends to make good on a series of lease payments for its casino equipment, PDS Gaming-International, the Nevada-based gaming company leasing the bulk of the equipment for Baha mar's Las Vegas-style casino, yesterday reappeared before the U.S. Bankruptcy Court...

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Foreign contractor to excavate water system in 2013
December 01, 2011
Foreign contractor to excavate water system in 2013

After intensive workshops with consultants from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the general manager of the Water and Sewerage Corporation (WSC) says the 10 year, $81 million infrastructure project will save the country $8 million every year.

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March 20, 2014
Paving starts at Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados

Contractors working on the comprehensive refurbishment of the 40-year-old Bushy Park Circuit in Barbados started the last lap of phase one of the program recently. Almost exactly six months since the transformation begin, the first tarmac was laid on the St. Philip circuit, an exciting - and emotional - moment for the developers.
As workmen started to apply asphalt to the white marl base at the fa...

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July 19, 2013
BCA chief: Too many foreign contractors

The president of the Bahamian Contractors' Association (BCA) is "very much concerned" about the number of foreign contractors who are involved in the high-end real estate construction sector.

He has called on the government to take steps to limit the entrance of foreign companies, whom he claims have contributed to a weakening of the pool of skilled workers available to Bahamian contractors, an...

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Bahamians Prove Capabilities On Eastern Road Junction
November 27, 2012
Bahamians Prove Capabilities On Eastern Road Junction

On Thanksgiving weekend Bahamas Striping completed the latest Eastern Road improvements at the Newgate Road junction near Blair Estates, proving, the company says, that Bahamians are fully capable of successfully striping any and all public roads projects in the country.

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February 05, 2013
DPM to reveal new figure for road works completion

The government has managed cut down the final projected cost of the controversial New Providence Road Improvement Project (NPRIP), which officials previously revealed went significantly over budget, Deputy Prime Minister Philip Brave Davis said yesterday.
However, Davis could not give the exact figure as he said the final calculation is still being tabulated.
He said he will be able to reveal the ...

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DPM Davis Breaks Foreign Stranglehold To Empower Bahamian Stripers
August 02, 2012
DPM Davis Breaks Foreign Stranglehold To Empower Bahamian Stripers

On Monday, Deputy Prime Minister, The Hon Philip “Brave” Davis, MP, assured Bahamian striping companies that they would “soon be an integral part of the completion of the road projects”, breaking the 13-year old monopoly held by foreign stripers.

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March 15, 2012
Still no completion date for road project

Minister of Public Works and Transport Neko Grant has refused to give a completion date for the controversial New Providence Road Improvement Project (NPRIP).
When asked for a firm date on when the wildly over budget and long-delayed project would come to an end yesterday, Grant told The Nassau Guardian that he did not wish to comment on the overall development of the project and its completion.
T...

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