Islands government has awarded the contract for construction
management for its two new high schools to a conglomerate that includes Dart
Enterprises Construction Company (DECCO), McAlpine Ltd., and Arch and
According to Education Minister
Rolston Anglin, the winning bid among five came in at just under $2.3 million –
much lower than bids received for the work earlier this year.
Mr. Anglin told the Legislative
Assembly that the construction manager expected to be “fully mobilised
within the next 30 days”.
The manager will focus first on the
completion of the Clifton Hunter High School
and will also seek to complete the initial phase of work on certain buildings
at the new John Gray High School
The minister said he also expected
the construction management team will focus on hiring local subcontractors to
complete the job.
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Friday’s editions of the Caymanian Compass….