Tag archive for ‘construction’
By The Publisher On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018

Financial Safeguards in place for the new St. Maarten General Hospital

PHILIPSBURG — St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) has been notified by Italian construction company INSO that its parent company, Condotte d’Acqua (Condotte) has filed for Extraordinary Administration, which More...

By The Publisher On Monday, November 26th, 2018

SMMC receives building permit for new hospital

CAY HILL — St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) is elated to announce that it has officially received the building permit for the construction of the new hospital for which a groundbreaking ceremony is planned More...

Saba Airport runway under construction - 20180920 TR
By The Publisher On Thursday, September 20th, 2018

Saba Airport renovation well underway to be completed by October 8th

ZION’S HILL, SABA — Saba Airport renovation and runway resurfacing is well underway to be completed by the scheduled date of October 8th, 2018. StMaartenNews.com visited Saba on Thursday, September More...

By Desk Editor On Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

APS to start construction of 62 residential units this summer

Signs construction contract for ORYX residences to be completed in 12 months On Monday June 18th, Algemeen Pensioenfonds Sint Maarten (APS) signed the construction agreement with contractor Liccom NV for the construction More...

Minister Cornelius de Weever - Photo by Roland Bryson
By The Publisher On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Pointe Blanche: renovation or a new prison?

PHILIPSBURG – The draft budget 2018 contains an intriguing statement about the Pointe Blanche prison in the sense that it speaks of the “renovation and expansion” of the facility, while the Council of Ministers More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Construction new hospital to begin soon

PHILIPSBURG – Construction of the new general hospital could begin as early as March or April, Minister Emil Lee (Public Health) said at Wednesday’s Council of Ministers press briefing. “we have secured financing More...

Fernett Payne
By The Publisher On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Smart Homes continues to annoy its neighbor

PHILIPSBURG – In May of this year Fernett Payne called in the help of the now defunct Today newspaper to report about a dispute with real estate developer Smart Homes. The developer broke Payne’s fence, put More...

Groundbreaking new FBO SXM Airport
By The Publisher On Friday, November 10th, 2017

Arrindell-Doncher breaks ground for new FBO facility at airport

SXM Airport — Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic and Telecommunication (TEATT) Mellissa Arrindell-Doncher “broke ground” on Friday for the construction of the new Fixed Based Operator (FBO) More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, September 24th, 2017

Think first

The ambition to rebuild St. Maarten as fast as possible is understandable. Everybody wants to go back to business as usual, the economy needs to get going and people need jobs and an income. But fast is not always More...

Dumfries waste processing plant
By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

Government violated pre-contractual obligations towards Windward Roads

GREAT BAY – The government violated its pre-contractual obligations towards contractor Windward Roads when it unilaterally terminated negotiations on December 19, 2011 about the construction of a waste to energy More...