Log In

Reset Password

Two airport project contracts awarded

Aecon Group, a partner in the redevelopment of Bermuda's airport, has awarded of the electrical and communications work contract to Update Contracting Bermuda Airport Limited, and the baggage handling system contract to Glidepath Systems Limited.

Update Contracting, a Dublin-based company registered in Bermuda, is a multidisciplinary provider of mechanical, engineering and plumbing services with experience in providing building services engineering to a wide range of client sectors.

For the electrical systems contract, Update Contracting will work with Bermudian subcontractors to complete the following work:

• Electrical distribution will be completed by Noesis Energy Solutions / Options Electrical

• The IT scope of work will be handled by Sita and Switchworx.

The baggage handling systems contract has been awarded to Glidepath Systems Limited. Glidepath has engaged Koba Industries Limited as project administrators and will announce additional subcontractors at a later date.

Frank Ross, Aecon's executive director, infrastructure, said: “We are pleased to be working with many local companies on the airport redevelopment project. This latest round of contracts will ensure the electrical, communications and security work will be state of the art and modern. We look forward to working with these contractors.”

The construction of the new airport terminal is expected to take 40 months to complete, and will be finished in 2020.

Project news: contracts have been awarded for electrical and communications work, and baggage handling services, as part of the airport redevelopment project at LF Wade International Airport

You must be Registered or to post comment or to vote.

Published December 04, 2017 at 1:24 pm (Updated December 04, 2017 at 1:24 pm)

Two airport project contracts awarded

What you
Need to
1. For a smooth experience with our commenting system we recommend that you use Internet Explorer 10 or higher, Firefox or Chrome Browsers. Additionally please clear both your browser's cache and cookies - How do I clear my cache and cookies?
2. Please respect the use of this community forum and its users.
3. Any poster that insults, threatens or verbally abuses another member, uses defamatory language, or deliberately disrupts discussions will be banned.
4. Users who violate the Terms of Service or any commenting rules will be banned.
5. Please stay on topic. "Trolling" to incite emotional responses and disrupt conversations will be deleted.
6. To understand further what is and isn't allowed and the actions we may take, please read our Terms of Service
7. To report breaches of the Terms of Service use the flag icon