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Lindo’s to Lindo’s Race Raises $25,000 for Bermuda Diabetes Association

Posted by on Jul 13, 2017 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Lindo’s to Lindo’s Race Raises $25,000 for Bermuda Diabetes Association

Lindo’s Group of Companies today announces that the 2017 Lindo’s to Lindo’s has raised $25,860 for the Bermuda Diabetes Association (BDA). The 10K run and 4-mile walk, which saw contestants running and walking from the Lindo’s Family Foods in Warwick to Lindo’s Market in Devonshire, were organised in conjunction with the BDA and the Mid Atlantic Athletic Club (MAAC) and sanctioned by the Bermuda National Athletics Association. Money was raised through entrance fees and pledges collected by entrants. A pair of round trip plane tickets to the East Coast of the United States –...

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Argus Sponsors Two Motorbikes for Safe Riding Programme

Posted by on Jul 6, 2017 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Argus Sponsors Two Motorbikes for Safe Riding Programme

Argus today announces the sponsorship of two 50cc Peugeot Tweet motorbikes to the Argus-B//moto Advanced Rider Training Programme that was recently launched at Berkeley Institute. The programme teaches participants best practices for road safety and is in support of the concept of graduated licencing for motorbike riders. The sponsored motorbikes will be available to participants to use for training. The programme includes 10 hours of training, split between off-road, in classroom, and on-road instruction. To date, 50 students have enrolled for the first set of classes. Five students at...

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Bermudian Steel Workers Hired to Work on Airport Project

Posted by on Jul 6, 2017 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Bermudian Steel Workers Hired to Work on Airport Project

Scotian Steelworks Ltd., a local partner in the redevelopment of Bermuda’s airport, announced today that they have hired two Bermudian steel fixers/welders to work on the Bermuda Airport Redevelopment Project. Hired by Aecon Group Inc., a partner in the Bermuda Airport Redevelopment Project, Scotian Steelworks is working on the steel pile foundations for the new airport. The two Bermudians, Kieran Evans and Tristan Smith, were trained as part of a training initiative by the Bermuda Government, Department of Workforce Development (DWD). The initiative, which has been designed to train...

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Hamilton Princess & Beach Club to Host Careers Fair for 2018 Summer Students

Posted by on Jul 4, 2017 in Editor's Choice, Featured Article, Local News & Alerts | 0 comments

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club to Host Careers Fair for 2018 Summer Students

The Hamilton Princess & Beach Club today announces it will host a careers fair for students on Thursday, July 13. The Hamilton Princess & Beach Club is putting on a careers fair for those looking for employment opportunities in the hospitality and tourism industry in summer 2018. The event will feature booths representing every department at the hotel and will provide invaluable insider information and careers advice. There will be opportunities for students to apply for summer jobs employment in 2018. Allan Federer, General Manager at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, said:...

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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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