Category: Ministry of Public Works

Visiting high-level Barbadian team sees more investment opportunities here

Visiting high-level Barbadian team sees more investment opportunities here

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- October 25, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, MP, on Sunday met with the high-level Barbados Housing and Investment Mission team ... Read More

Collaborative effort to be taken to end road-side vending – Minister Edghill

Collaborative effort to be taken to end road-side vending – Minister Edghill

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- October 24, 2021

Minister of Public Works Bishop Juan Edghill, MP said a combined approach among the Ministries of Public Works and Local ... Read More

Contractor commences wreckage removal in Demerara River

Contractor commences wreckage removal in Demerara River

Kemol King Kemol King- October 23, 2021

Dutch maritime solutions provider, Koole Contractors has begun a wreckage removal project in the Demerara River.   They were hired ... Read More

Delay in Mandela/Sherriff Road construction due to rainy weather – Minister Edghill

Delay in Mandela/Sherriff Road construction due to rainy weather – Minister Edghill

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- October 23, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan Edghill, M.P. on Saturday, while inspecting the construction of the Mandela/Sherriff Road said the ... Read More

GWI institutes legal proceedings against contractor

GWI institutes legal proceedings against contractor

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- October 22, 2021

-for failing to change aged transmission lines, overpayment The Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI) has instituted legal proceedings against LGS Barns ... Read More

Remodeling of building for MARAD’s new office

Remodeling of building for MARAD’s new office

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 22, 2021

The Maritime Administration Department (MARAD) commenced the bidding process for the remodeling of a building to be used as its ... Read More

Minister Edghill addresses “mischievous” social media post on Mon Repos Road

Minister Edghill addresses “mischievous” social media post on Mon Repos Road

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 21, 2021

Minister of Public Works Bishop Juan Edghill has slammed a “mischievous” social media post on the construction of a 380- ... Read More

Gov’t puts its foot down- says no to contractor’s request for extension on CJIA project

Gov’t puts its foot down- says no to contractor’s request for extension on CJIA project

Kemol King Kemol King- October 20, 2021

Minister within the Ministry of Public Works, Deodat Indar on Wednesday declined China Harbour Engineering Company’s (CHEC) request for an ... Read More

Geometric improvement of Vlissengen road 40 per cent completed

Geometric improvement of Vlissengen road 40 per cent completed

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 20, 2021

Guyanese are set to benefit from a beautified Vlissengen road before the end of the year, as the geometric improvement ... Read More

East Coast residents laud over $377 M road construction

East Coast residents laud over $377 M road construction

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- October 20, 2021

─ Gov’t seeking to duplicate works countrywide East Coast Demerara residents are now enjoying better accessibility as the government has ... Read More

Sharp increase in shore base, port facilities will provide more jobs – Minister Edghill

Sharp increase in shore base, port facilities will provide more jobs – Minister Edghill

Kemol King Kemol King- October 17, 2021

The Guyanese public will have to pace itself for massive employment opportunities in the coming years, as multiple shore base ... Read More

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