Posts made in May, 2013

Argus and Bermuda Diabetes Association secure renowned expert to deliver sugar seminar

Posted by on May 28, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Argus and Bermuda Diabetes Association secure renowned expert to deliver sugar seminar

Bermuda Diabetes Association and the Argus Group have partnered to host a free seminar entitled ‘Sugar: The Bitter Truth’ on Tuesday, June 11 at 6.30pm in the Harbourview Ballroom at The Fairmont Hamilton Princess. The guest speaker is Dr. Robert H. Lustig, MD, who is becoming known worldwide as the authority on obesity and the underlying causes – principally that of added sugar in food and drink. Dr. Lustig has been lecturing around the world addressed the obesity epidemic. He is is Professor of Clinical Pediatrics and an endocrinologist at the University of California in San Francisco...

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Bermuda National Sports Centre opens island’s first 50-metre swimming pool

Posted by on May 28, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Bermuda National Sports Centre opens island’s first 50-metre swimming pool

The Board of Trustees of the Bermuda National Sports Centre today announces the opening of the island’s first 50-metre swimming pool. The pool is part of the new $23.4 million National Aquatics Centre located in the heart of Bermuda National Sports Centre on Frog Lane in Devonshire. Sean Tucker, Chairman, Bermuda National Sports Centre, says: “For Bermuda, with a population of just over 64,000, to have a 50-metre pool puts us in a very strong position by international standards. Our research has determined that a 50-metre pool is available for approximately every 590,000 people in Canada,...

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Premier and Green Family wet the roof at Waterloo House

Posted by on May 22, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Premier and Green Family wet the roof at Waterloo House

The Premier of Bermuda, the Hon. Craig Cannonier, JP, MP, today attended a roof wetting ceremony at Waterloo House as guests of the Green family who own the development. The $100 million development project on the site of a former hotel in Pitts Bay Road comprises nearly 90,000 square feet of office space and seven penthouse apartments, with both boasting unsurpassed panoramic views across Hamilton Harbour. The five-storey building will also offer underground parking and 8 new boat moorings in the harbour directly in front of Waterloo House. Due to the building’s prime location in the...

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BAS Appoints George Skinner as Group Project Manager

Posted by on May 21, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Bermuda Aviation Services Ltd. (BAS) today announces the appointment of George Skinner to the position of Group Project Manager, effective May 20, 2013. As Group Project Manager, George will be responsible for coordinating the efforts of BAS’s subsidiaries in the provision of multi-disciplined solutions for commercial clients. In addition to this, George will maintain management oversight over the company’s HVAC subsidiary, Eff-Tech. Mr. Skinner is a mechanical contractor with over 40 years of varied experience with a particular emphasis on Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning...

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Argus achieves Investors in People Gold Accreditation

Posted by on May 21, 2013 in Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Argus achieves Investors in People Gold Accreditation

Investors in People Bermuda is pleased to announce the awarding of Investors in People Gold Level Accreditation to the Argus Group for its ongoing investment into the development of its people and overall company performance. “This is a wonderful announcement to make given the long-standing efforts Argus has placed in developing its team and thereby strengthening the overall organisation,” says Don Mackenzie, Partner of Management Solutions, which holds the license for Investors in People Bermuda. “Additionally,” adds Mr. Mackenzie, “Not only does the Argus Group, as a Gold...

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