Posts made in June, 2017

Airport Construction Contracts Awarded to Bermudian Firms

Posted by on Jun 27, 2017 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Aecon Group Inc., a partner in the redevelopment of Bermuda’s airport, announced today the awarding of major contracts to four Bermudian firms in addition to a number of smaller contracts. The four major contracts awarded are: Security fencing – Horsfield Landscape and Design, one of Bermuda’s leading landscape installers, providing comprehensive landscaping and design services for commercial and residential projects. Formwork/reinforcing steel placing/ concrete placing/taxi work – D&J Construction Services, a full-service contractor and one of Bermuda’s leading construction...

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Institute of Bermuda Architects Appoints New President and Vice President

Posted by on Jun 27, 2017 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Institute of Bermuda Architects Appoints New President and Vice President

The Institute of Bermuda Architects (IBA) announces today the appointment of Duncan Simons as its new President and Lisamarie Masters as Vice President. Duncan Simons, previously the Vice President, has been selected to lead the IBA as it continues to represent the architectural industry in Bermuda. This marks a generational and diversity shift in the leadership of the organisation and industry, which has recently seen an increase in female registered architects. Mr Simons is a graduate of Bermuda College and the Pratt Institute and is the full-time Adjutant with the Royal Bermuda Regiment....

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CCS Group Becomes Cylance Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) Partner

Posted by on Jun 26, 2017 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

CCS Group Becomes Cylance Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) Partner

CCS Group Limited today announces it has become an official Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) partner with Cylance® Inc., the company that revolutionized traditional antivirus with AI-powered prevention that blocks everyday malware along with today’s most advanced cyberthreats. As a Managed Security Service Provider for cutting-edge cybersecurity company Cylance, CCS is able offer Cylance’s preventative cybersecurity solution to Bermudian businesses as a managed service with subscription based, or traditional pricing models. In recent years, ransomware – which blocks access to...

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BAS Group of Companies Donates $5,000 to Mentoring Charity YouthNet

Posted by on Jun 21, 2017 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

BAS Group of Companies Donates $5,000 to Mentoring Charity YouthNet

Bermuda Aviation Services Limited (“BAS”) today announces a donation of $5,000 to youth mentoring charity YouthNet. Chris Phillips, a representative of BAS, was on hand this morning to present a cheque of $5,000 to YouthNet Executive Director Clare Mello as part of the BAS Group Corporate Social Responsibility Programme. The donation will go towards supporting YouthNet’s school-based mentoring programme. YouthNet, a registered Bermudian charity, aims to develop a new generation of responsible and educated members of society through improved literacy and mentoring. The charity seeks to...

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America’s Cup Boost for Butterfield & Vallis

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

America’s Cup Boost for Butterfield & Vallis

Butterfield & Vallis is celebrating a record-breaking month of business due to the 35th America’s Cup. The America’s Cup and the Tall Ships Festival have created an exciting atmosphere and driven an appreciable increase in food sales in May, resulting in record sales for the local food distribution company. In preparation, Butterfield & Vallis hired 24 additional Bermudians to support the anticipated increase in demand. Butterfield & Vallis’ Consumer Products Division, which services grocery stores and other retail outlets, has increased its sales volume by just over 20 per...

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