Contracts signed for annexes at Queen’s College, Bishop’s High School
The Ministry of Education Friday afternoon signed contracts totaling $198.9 million for the construction of annexes at Queen’s College and the Bishop’s High School.
The contracts were signed by the Permanent Secretary, Mr. Alfred King in the Ministry’s boardroom.
The construction of the annex at Bishop’s High School will cost $95.4 million and will be done by Mohabir Construction. It is expected to be completed within 11 months.
A Ograsein & Sons will be carrying out the works for the annex at Queen’s College to the tune of $103.5 million. The construction is expected to be completed within twelve months.
During brief remarks, Chief Education Officer (CEO), Dr Marcel Hutson stated that this is part of the ministry’s efforts to ensure students receive an education in a safe comfortable environment.
The contractors were reminded to ensure quality work within the stipulated time frame.
Among those present were the Headmistresses for both schools who expressed their satisfaction with the projects.