Tag: Guyana Geology and Mines Commission

‘Mining will not be put on the backburner’ – Minister Bharrat

‘Mining will not be put on the backburner’ – Minister Bharrat

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- July 30, 2021

- at GGMC’s 42nd anniversary event Minister of Natural Resources, Vickram Bharrat, MP says the mining industry will not be ... Read More

Minister Bharrat calls for increased aggregate production

Minister Bharrat calls for increased aggregate production

Kemol King Kemol King- July 6, 2021

to meet local demand, boost economy   Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram Bharrat has called on miners to do ... Read More

Mahdia miners raise concerns with Natural Resources Minister

Mahdia miners raise concerns with Natural Resources Minister

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- April 19, 2021

Miners and other residents of Mahdia at the weekend met and interacted with the Minister of Natural Resources, Hon. Vickram ... Read More

Statement on the Flash Gas Compressor onboard the Liza Destiny FPSO

Statement on the Flash Gas Compressor onboard the Liza Destiny FPSO

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 15, 2021

On April 11, 2021, the Government of Guyana (GoG) was notified of an unexpected issue arising with the discharge silencer ... Read More

Guyana to consider setting up seismic monitoring centre

Guyana to consider setting up seismic monitoring centre

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 18, 2021

—consultations to be held with UG, Trinidad and CDEMA —GGMC to monitor data on Region 9 earthquake The Civil Defence ... Read More

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

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

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