Press Release

Ministry of Public Works

Title: Transport & Harbours Goods Wharf to see major improvements

(Saturday, September 5, 2020) – An early morning visit by Honourable Bishop Juan A. Edghill who was accompanied by the General Manager of Transport and Harbours Department (T&HD), Ms. Marcelene Merchant, along with her technical staff and a tenant with a lea...

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Ogle to East Bank road project set to take off

-after cost cut

The PPP/C government has amended the design of the proposed Ogle to Diamond bypass road so the project cost could be in line with the available sums and the Indian Government has accepted the proposal.

Initial works are likely to commence by the end of 2020 into the first quarter of 2021.

Former President Donald Ramotar during his visit to India in January 2015 had ...

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Ministry of Public Works
Press Release
Title ‘Speeding truck drivers to be banned from using DHB- Minister Edghill’
 
(7th September, 2020)
As part of the Ministry’s plan to ensure that the Demerara Harbour Bridge keeps afloat, even as engineers battle to revive the structure’s ret...

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Ministry of Public Works
Press Release
Title ‘Speeding truck drivers to be banned from using DHB- Minister Edghill’
 
(7th September, 2020)
As part of the Ministry’s plan to ensure that the Demerara Harbour Bridge keeps afloat, even as engineers battle to revive the structure’s ret...

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Courtesy Call by Private Sector businesses to Minister Indar!
(8th September, 2020)
 
The Minister within the Ministry of Public Works, Honourable Deodat Indar was today paid a courtesy call from a group of private sector businesses.
 
The visiting delegation included President of Franklin Covey Guyana, Managing Director o...

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Ministry of Public Works
Press Release
(September 8, 2020) – The Sheriff/Mandela project. Works recommenced since August 22.
 
With the People’s Progressive Party/Civic coming into office, Honourable Bishop Juan A. Edghill, Minister of Public Works, in his first week in office addressed the issues of the stalled Sheriff/Mandela...

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New Harbour Bridge on the cards

 

A replica of the Demerara Harbour Bridge that was previously proposed

A replica of the Demerara Harbour Bridge that was previous...

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Minister Indar meets delegation from Eastern Airlines
 
(10th September, 2020) The Minister within the Ministry of Public Works, Honourable Deodat Indar today met with a delegation from Eastern Airlines to discuss possible expansion of services to the Guyanese market.
 
The team comprised of Chief Executive officer of Roraima Airw...

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Press Release
September 10, 2020
CJIA receives International Health Accreditation
 
The Cheddi Jagan International Airport is pleased to announce the attainment of the Airport Health Accreditation (AHA) from the Airports Council International, Latin America and the Caribbean (ACI-LAC). CJIA is the second airport in the Car...

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PUBLIC ADVISORY
Ministry of Public Works
 
Minister of Public Works, Bishop Juan A. Edghill expresses deep appreciation to the engineering Team as well as the Management and Technical Team from the Demerara Harbour Bridge Corporation for their work beyond the call of duty over the last one week since announcing to the public severe damages to the retractor span section nine (9...

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