Tag: Guyana Geology and Mines Commission

Emergency works for hill approach to Tiger Creek bridge

Emergency works for hill approach to Tiger Creek bridge

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- January 22, 2021

─upgrade to take about a week with favourable weather Emergency works on the hill that approaches the Tiger Creek bridge ... Read More

Contractor completes Tiger Creek bridge, approaches to be done today

Contractor completes Tiger Creek bridge, approaches to be done today

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 31, 2020

─bridge to accommodate heavy-duty vehicles next week The reconstruction of Tiger Creek bridge, Potaro-Siparuni (Region Eight) which collapsed on November ... Read More

Heavy rains delay Tiger Creek bridge rehab

Heavy rains delay Tiger Creek bridge rehab

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- December 4, 2020

- new deadline set for December 16 Weeks after the Tiger Creek bridge collapsed in Potaro-Siparuni (Region Eight), works have ... Read More

Hinterland road network to be expanded

Hinterland road network to be expanded

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- November 20, 2020

─new connections for 2021 The Ministry of Public Works is making strides towards expanding the road network in the hinterland ... Read More

Press Release – MNR condemns illegal mining activity at Micobie

Press Release – MNR condemns illegal mining activity at Micobie

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 16, 2020

-urges compliance The Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) notes with grave concern, reports on the issue of environmental degradation in ... Read More

Tiger Creek bridge to be restored within three weeks

Tiger Creek bridge to be restored within three weeks

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- November 4, 2020

-engineer’s assessment to be submitted to Minister Indar -alternate route being utilised The Ministry of Public Works has crafted a ... Read More

Emergency works to start on collapsed Tiger Creek bridge

Emergency works to start on collapsed Tiger Creek bridge

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- November 3, 2020

─contractor to conduct assessment The Guyana Geology and Mines Commission (GGMC) is taking steps to have emergency works done on ... Read More

Quarry, loam, sand pit owners to be certified from 2021

Quarry, loam, sand pit owners to be certified from 2021

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- October 22, 2020

─contractors concerns addressed at forum The Ministry of Public Works will grant certification for providers of raw construction materials to ... Read More

Jobs are Labour Ministry’s main target with RUSAL  -Min. Hamilton

Jobs are Labour Ministry’s main target with RUSAL -Min. Hamilton

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 21, 2020

Minister of Labour, Hon. Joseph Hamilton has said his Ministry’s main objective is securing employment opportunities with the Bauxite Company ... Read More

“Villagers must be allowed to mine in their own village” -Amerindian Affairs Minister

“Villagers must be allowed to mine in their own village” -Amerindian Affairs Minister

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- October 14, 2020

Minister of Amerindian Affairs Pauline Sukhai says Amerindians must be allowed to mine on their village lands. The minister was ... Read More

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